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‘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.

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!"

The Return of Amos, Andy and Buckwheat Via Today’s Black Leaders

Today, just like on the “Amos and Andy Show,’’ some Black people love to talk about each other. The difference is that when Amos had something to say about Andy, he said it to his face.

Cornel West: MSNBC Is ‘Rent-A-Negro’ Phenomenon

AFRICANGLOBE - This past week Dr. Cornel West has been working overtime with the clowning of anything Obama. His latest fusillade is directed at both both MSNBC and their host Rev. Al Sharpton.

The Obama Divide In the Black Community

AFRICANGLOBE - Some people believe that President Barack Obama has done nothing for the African American community and that he just flat out ignores his own people. Personally I have an issue with the fact that gun violence has been going on in his home town of Chicago and he has yet to visit the countless families that have lost their children to senseless violence. But he has the quickness to call a press conference and cry for those kids in Sandy Hook.

A Question For Both Tavis Smiley And Cornel West

AFRICANGLOBE - Mr. Tavis Smiley, do you intend to return the Millions of dollars that you reportedly made from herding poor Black people and Hispanics into the Wells Fargo “Ghetto Loan” scam to the people who lost their money and homes? And Dr. West, In your learned opinion, what is the appropriate course of action for your friend and associate to take, in accordance with the “prophetic tradition?”

Cornel West Calls Al Sharpton, Harris-Perry Sellouts

The war of words between Cornel West and the pro-Obama Black activists has heated up once again after West criticize President Obama, MSNBC anchors...

Tavis Smiley: Poverty is the New Slavery

According to a new report out this past week, poverty in America has reached its highest level since 1965. That so many Americans remain...