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AFRICANGLOBE - Did Ted Nugent move to North Korea? I wonder because of the super hot racist rhetoric aimed at President Obama by the Hermit Kingdom’s state-run media. In a January interview with guns.com, Nugent called the president “a Chicago communist-raised, communist-educated, communist-nurtured subhuman mongrel.” But that’s nuthin’ compared to what Obama was called in an article published by the North’s state-run news agency.
AFRICANGLOBE - The Conservatives, Republicans, and Tea Baggers have decided that liberty and freedoms in America are being usurped by the government and President Obama’s policies. With the passage of the Patriot Act and individual mandates in the Affordable Care Act, everyone feels that “Big Brother” is looking over our shoulder.
AFRICANGLOBE - Administration officials today bristled at suggestions that President Obama make even a symbolic trip to the predominantly Black city of Detroit, which last month filed for bankruptcy. “There’s not a goddam [thing] we can do right now to help them,” an Obama aide told Politico’s Glenn Thrush.
AFRICANGLOBE - President Barack Obama has delayed the delivery of four U.S. F-16 fighter jets to Egypt because of the country’s political unrest, officials said Wednesday - reversing earlier assurances from the Pentagon. Pentagon spokesman George Little said the U.S. no longer believes it is "appropriate to move forward with the delivery" of the jets.
AFRICANGLOBE - President Barack Obama has said that "Trayvon Martin could have been me, 35 years ago", in his first comments on the case since last week's verdict. The unarmed 16-year-old was shot and killed in Florida in February 2012.
AFRICANGLOBE - A local engineer and inventor recently learned he’d been targeted by a racist website, and he’s not alone. The site also took aim at Oprah, President Obama, and Trayvon Martin.
If anyone else had an unemployment rate among their youth that was anywhere as high as 35 or 40 percent, there would be warfare in this country. People are tired of hearing Obama's lectures on social responsibility without policies to address the myriad problems facing the Black community.
AFRICANGLOBE - President Barrack Obama will visit Dakar next month,ording to reports in the Senegalese press. The newspaper L'As said today that the president will be in Dakar June 26 to 28 and will be accompanied by First Lady Michelle Robinson Obama and daughters Malia and Sasha.
AFRICANGLOBE - President Obama on Sunday told the graduating class at Morehouse College, the country's pre-eminent historically Black college, there is "no time for excuses" for this generation of African-American men and that it was time for their generation to step up professionally and in their personal lives.
AFRICANGLOBE - Given President Obama’s poor record in catapulting an economic and empowerment agenda for the African American community, we must begin asking the questions: Why are we so loyal to a president who is not loyal to us?”
AFRICANGLOBE - The ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker contain similarities, including the same phrase and the same signature, CNN reports. The New York Post reported that both letters had a Memphis postmark and were dated April 5.
AFRICANGLOBE - The persistence of disproportionate African-American unemployment is a capstone of the “heads-they-win-tails-we-lose” persistence of African Americans getting the worst when the economy declines and the least when the economy grows.
AFRICANGLOBE - Despite President Obama having above 90 percent job approval among Blacks, just 62 percent are optimistic that the job outlook will improve over the next four years, according to a new poll.
AFRICANGLOBE - The controversy raging across America over the Satan character in cable television's miniseries The Bible bearing a haunting likeness to President Barack Obama is yet another flashpoint in America's persistent roil with racism that is rooted in serious, unresolved issues arising from slavery.
AFRICANGLOBE - Sunday evening's episode of the History Channel's hit series 'The Bible' threw up an awkward coincidence when viewers noticed that Satan bore a remarkable resemblance to President Obama. Twitter exploded into life during the airing of the latest edition of the Mark Burnett-produced series