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Support Black-Owned Businesses: It’s A Movement

AFRICANGLOBE - There are a plethora of Black-owned businesses here within the Tuskegee community. From restaurants to grocery stores, the Tuskegee community is making advancements into the21st Century by “Bringing the world to Tuskegee and Tuskegee to the world.”

Black Lawyers To Challenge Police Brutality In 25 Cities

AFRICANGLOBE - In an effort to combat police brutality in the Black community, the National Bar Association (NBA) recently announced plans to file open records requests in 25 cities to study allegations of police misconduct.

‘Black People Lost Ground’ During Obama’s Presidency – Tavis Smiley

AFRICANGLOBE - Tavis Smiley has written a new book on Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr., he also weighed in on the current state of Black America under President Obama. And while Smiley had no interest in “demonizing” Obama, he did say that Black people have to start demanding more of the president because as a whole, African-Americans have not fared well economically in the past few years.

Five Ways To Become More Active In Your Community

AAFRICANGLOBE- As a people we must ask ourselves how can become more active within our Black community? How can we not only look at the problems, but the solutions also? Many of us look for leaders to make a change. We also plead to our politicians to improve our plight when in fact we should turn to ourselves. Here are the top five ways to make a change in the Black community:

Abortion Is The Number One Genocide In The Black Community

AFRICANGLOBE - The No. 1 genocide in the African-American community, and why we’re becoming a minority of minorities, is because most of our babies are dying in the womb from abortions.

The Silly End Of Racism

AFRICANGLOBE- The root of racism is ”Low Self-Esteem ” on both sides. For one , the idea of Black in the minds of all people represents inferiority. And those who are Black embrace that idea more than any other people. Most Blacks see no value in their color no matter how much they pretend to praise it.

The Congressional Black Caucus Has No Conscience

AFRICANGLOBE - The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) describes itself as “the conscience of the U.S. Congress.” According to the dictionary, conscience is the inner sense of what is right or wrong in one’s conduct or motives. Notice that the root of the word conscience is the word “con,” which is exactly what the CBC has turned out to be.

Black Students Improving Faster Than Any Other Group

AFRICANGLOBE - Government data suggests persistent under-performance is on the way to becoming a thing of the past. According to recent Department for Education figures, the fortune of Black students has taken a turn for the better with a 3.5 per cent rise in passes to 58.1 per cent for the 2012/13 academic year. The increase, the biggest of any ethnic group, took Black pupils to just under the national average of 60.6 per cent, which also improved.

War On Black Family: PBS To Air Documentary Claiming “Gays Are...

AFRICANGLOBE - A documentary being broadcast by PBS titled, "The New Black," examines how the Christian right capitalizes on "homophobia in the Black community's institutional pillar — the Black church" in order to "pursue an anti-gay political agenda."

The Outlaw Columnist – The Gantt Report

AFRICANGLOBE - Most people you know have a Facebook profile or a Twitter account but how many of your friends, family members and neighbors read Black publications or support Black broadcast programs? If you don’t know, social media companies censor posts that tell the truth about the Black experience in America.

‘Fighting Racism Pointless’

AFRICANGLOBE - Fighting to eradicate racism is pointless and the Black community should instead focus their energy on rising above it, said a British community leaders at a conference in Westminster.

Essence Magazine Promoting Abortion In The Black Community

AFRICANGLOBE - Essence Magazine has made it no secret that the nation’s largest abortion chain, Planned Parenthood, is its ally. The so-called Black media outlet which is actually White-owned has been given the Margaret Sanger award multiple times for promoting abortion.

United We Can Fight The Media Stereotyping And Demonization Of Blacks

One of the biggest problems that we have in the Black community is how we allow ourselves to be portrayed in the media. The Black community is doing itself a huge disservice by just sitting back and allowing ourselves to be portrayed in a grossly distorted and negative fashion. It sends the wrong message to our children.

The History Of Surveillance And The Black Community

AFRICANGLOBE - The history of Black people in America is intimately linked with surveillance by the federal government in the name of "national security." Indeed, the history of surveillance in the African-American community plays an important role in the debate around spying today and in the calls for a congressional investigation into that surveillance.

Tavis Smiley And Cornel West Are The Kind Of Men Who...

AFRICANGLOBE - Tavis Smiley and Cornel West represent the very same kind of Black people who delivered African-Americans into slavery when we were in Africa: "Hurry, everyone, and bring your children! The nice White man wants to take you for a boat-ride!"

Don Lemon is a Gay Black Man, He Should Know Better...

Don Lemon is the most recent iteration in a long tradition of African-Americans who publicly scold and shame the black community’s “bad morals” and “defective culture". Black celebrities such as Bill Cosby have taken up this habit. Barack Obama has enjoyed giving such sermons. Black conservatives appear to exist for the sole purpose of criticizing the African-American community and legitimating White racism by the Right.