Category: Politics and Elections

Al Green Says President Obama “nailed” Let’s Stay Together at Apollo Theater (TMZ)

From TMZ.com Al Green just told TMZ … he thinks President Barack Obama‘s version of “Let’s Stay Together” was “terrific” and, “He nailed it.” Green, of course, is referring to Obama singing part of the first verse of the song last night at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Green said, “I was...

Rick Perry’s Out of the Race, Endorses Newt

It was only a matter of time before Governor Rick Perry dropped out of the presidential race. He hadn’t even met the threshold to participate in the last CNN debate but they let him slide in anyway. It’s tough to call exactly when Perry’s star was put out.  It wasn’t...

President Obama’s Osawatomie speech sounds like guy we used to know

Remember President Obama’s speech on race (A More Perfect Union), at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia when he was running for President in 2008? How about State Senator Barack Obama’s 2004 Democratic National Convention Speech? Where has that guy been for the last couple of years? I tend to...

NABJ: Major News Outlets Reject Black Talent in Prime Time

The Wire (NABJ) In reaction to an ostensible trend in cable news to pass over African American talent for prime time programming, the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) continued discussions this week with several civil rights organizations to address the matter and direct a definite course of action. “We...