Posts Tagged: Black community

President Obama

President Obama, Considers Getting Vaccine to Prove It’s Safe

President Barack Obama is delivering a message to the Black community: The coronavirus vaccine will not only be safe, but it will also save lives.  The former commander-in-chief’s comments, which he made yesterday, came in response to growing backlash against the vaccine — especially in communities of color. “I understand, historically, everything dating back all… Read more »

Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry Says Black Community Needs Non Black Allies

Tyler Perry says the Black Community needs non black allies…He says there’s power talking on the other side.  Of course he expressed his heart break and anger over the death of  George Floyd.  He says as black people we have to do our parts as blacks on represent only 12 to 14% of the population… Read more »

Ice T

Ice-T Plays Gang Member in New Film

Rapper and actor Ice-T has teamed up with Naughty by Nature’s Anthony Treach Criss for a new movie based on tensions between black men and the men in blue. During an interview last year on New York’s PIX11 Morning news, Ice-T said, I’ve always been into talking about what’s going on, current events basically in… Read more »

Kwanzaa

Day 2 of Kwanzaa – Self Determination

The Second Day of Kwanzaa (December 27) On the second day the black candle is again lit, as well as the farthest red candle on the left. This represents the 2nd principle of Kwanzaa –Kujichagulia (koo-jee-chah-goo-LEE-ah): Self-Determination. Again a statement about the second principle and its meaning might be made. Or possibly a passage or… Read more »