February 2017

Blog Archive

Tue, 28.02.2017

Where was the Congressional Black Caucus for the last ten years?, by B. Mchie

By their own choice, for almost eight years, the members of the Congressional Black Caucus existed in the shadow of the first black president. They praised President Barack Obama’s achievements while at the same time nudging him to do more for their constituents. African America supported Obama‚Äôs campaign and administration in 2008 and 2012. But […]

learn more

New Poem Each Day

Poetry Corner

What happens when an old black man, Toothless and raggedy, Walks into a bank, catches Some young, white, middle-manager's ear With a slurred tale of coins Hoarded from his wife and kids (Who would only... THRIFT by Cornelius Eady
Read More