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Our right to vote has been an arduous and painful struggle. The not so distant memories of poll taxes and literacy tests, Black Codes and Jim Crow should never be far from our mindset. This past year’s voter suppression and Voter ID laws across the country should be just the reminder we need that “OUR” vote is highly valued by those who don’t have our best interest at heart. Efforts to mislead, intimidate and pressure minority voters are at an all time high this year. Florida,…Continue
Last month, I encouraged and challenged our listeners and readers to ‘Stand Our Ground’ in demanding justice in the case of Trayvon Martin. I thank each and every one of you who took the time to stand tall with thousands across this country that attended vigils, marched, signed petitions, made phone calls and prayed for the arrest of Trayvon’s killer, George Zimmerman. Well, Zimmerman was arrested and charged with second degree murder. Florida Special Prosecutor Angela Corey stated that…
Let me begin by offering my most sincere condolences to the family of Trayvon Martin. I cannot imagine the anguish and pain they must be experiencing after his senseless murder by what appears to be a vigilante neighborhood watchman in Sanford Florida on February 26. I am saddened and angered beyond description every time I think about the death of this seventeen year old young man who lost his life apparently for nothing more than Walking While Black.
Let the truth be…Continue