Akon and other famous blacks who suggested going back to Africa

Akon bolted back to the top of the international headlines when the Senegalese native made the extremely bodacious statement that all blacks should consider moving back to Africa after George Zimmerman was acquitted of murder charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. This is not the first time that a major black celebrity has […]

J. Edgar Hoover of the FBI Was Both Black and Gay? Historians Speak Out

J. Edgar Hoover, the deceased and despised director of the FBI who is considered the very personification of evil by civil rights-era activists, was said have had two obsessions during his 47-year reign: One, that he harbored a hell-inspired hatred for homosexuals. And two, that Hoover was pathologically possessed in his desire to destroy every […]

Read, Write, Live and Love: Summertime is Here

“Open Sesame” is my favorite song of all times. It is how summer came to be important to me. Who would have known that Kool & the Gang had come so far? They brought us to the crescendo of what black life, culture and we as a people are about. The summer time means so […]