State of the Union Address

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SOME U.S. MONEY FOR HAITI IS COMING TO AN END

Life in Haiti is not normal or will it be for decades as the country works to rebuild back to the status of where it was before the fatal earthquake two years ago.  Before the devastation Haiti was considered the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere.   Since the quake the United States … [Read more...]

THE SINGER AND CHIEF

President Barack Obama became the Public Singer and Chief in at the famed Apollo Theater during a fundraiser featuring Al Green.  The fundraiser was one of several he attended in New York Wednesday night. Another one of the appearances was at Spike Lee's Joint, at the film maker's Upper East Side … [Read more...]

Newt Gingrich has been both ally and foe to key black leaders

Newt Gingrich has been both ally and foe to key black leaders the griot by April Ryan When the NAACP released a report earlier this year called "Misplaced Priorities" that urged policymakers to explore alternatives to sending more people to prison, the group found an unlikely ally: former House … [Read more...]

INSOURCING, BRINGING JOBS BACK TO THE UNITED STATES

For the 35th straight month the United States unemployment rate has been above 8 percent and the White House wants to cut into that statistic by bringing jobs back to the America. President Obama Wednesday hosted a forum called Insourcing American jobs. President Obama is offering tax incentives to … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA’S CALL FOR MOVING FORWARD IN 2012

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