Showing posts from December, 2005

On admiring and exploiting Afrika

Aaron McGruder vs. Condoleezza Rice


Spike Lee's next joint: Denzel Washington + Jodie Foster in THE INSIDE MAN

The case for Black marriage

Aunt Jemima's Pancakes of Torture and Syrup of Lies

On Munich, murder, and the power of propaganda

TONIGHT on THE TERRORDOME at 6 pm: Novelist Eden Robinson

Wait for it... the sexy Bin Ladin?

Ghana aims at becoming Africa's "Israel"

Scumbags deface E-Town synagogue

South Africa, Assassinations + Genocide

EU condemns Iranian president's remarks

Noam Chomsky v. Alan Dershowitz: A Debate on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Nigeria says it will provide free AIDS drugs

New York state senator condemns NY gov, mayor, for crushing transit strike

Man tasered to death on Christmas Eve a block or so from my home

USA could become a "constitutional dictatorship"--former Nixon counsel

Ten facts about Kwanzaa

Mumia Abu Jamal on Richard Pryor

Dave Chappelle is a Muslim?

The Night Before Christmas (in Iraq 2005)

New Spike Lee biography paints complex portrait

Young Black males and university success: the Manual

Why shouldn't Afrikans have Afrikan names?

"Tut whitening" and "truth" whitening

Continental forces aligning to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation

Kwanzaa is about honouring one's family

Another year of BS ahead--but it's the good kind

Chemical WMD: US massacres + hypocrisy in Iraq

Nigerian President Obasanjo--not a politician but a statesman

Nigerian deal to erase $30B in foreign debt

Race and the digital divide

Tonight on The Terrordome: RICHARD PRYOR - Comedy, Life and Death

Study shows US war + occupation has killed 100,000 civilians

Stanley Crouch on Richard Pryor: "A combination of confusion and comic genius made Pryor a much more negative influence than a positive one"

Surgeon says 'slave mentality’ leads to low achievement in young black males

On the death of Tookie Williams

Putting the Christ back in Christmas