Wikileaks leaks transcript of secret 2009 GOP meeting
The following is a transcript obtained by Wikileaks. The transcript is a recording made at meeting of 5 GOP Party leaders at a GOP gathering at a restaurant somewhere in Washington DC in 2009 discussing the 2010 mid-term elections. The names have been deleted to protect the “innocent”.
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Hi everyone. What a week it has been here on AAreports . I know that you all have been waiting anxiously for my insightful and thought provoking commentary with bated breath. Today I’m going to touch on Wesley Snipes, Roland Burris, President Obama and the black farmers settlement. Read this weeks piece here: http://aareports.com/2010/11/aareports-satiric-week-in-review.html
Has Charlie Rangel committed more ethics violations?
Congressman Charles Rangel, whose ethics trial starts tomorrow, appears to have improperly used political-action committee money to pay for his defense.
Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/11/has-charlie-rangel-committed-more.html
Blacks struggle with 72 percent unwed mothers rate
Seventy-two percent of black babies are born to unmarried mothers today, according to government statistics. This number is inseparable from the work of Natalie Carroll, an obstetrician who has dedicated her 40-year career to helping black women.
Read more about her work here: http://aareports.com/2010/11/blacks-struggle-with-72-percent-unwed.html
Check out this satirical short film by George Cook of AAreports.com that touches on the subject on how the republicans have gotten some many black candidates to run under their banner this year. Contact George at firstname.lastname@example.org
Vigorous exercise reduces breast cancer risk in African-American women
Viguorous exercise of more than two hours per week reduces the risk of developing breast cancer in postmenopausal African-American women by 64 percent.
Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/10/vigorous-exercise-reduces-breast-cancer.html
All too often black athletes are portrayed in the mainstream media in a negative light. The are mostly portrayed as selfish, greedy, womanizers, and as self centered athletes who commit crimes or who do nothing positive in their communities. To combat that every Thursday here at AAreports we will present an athlete doing something positive in their communities.
First up a young man from my favorite sports team, The NY Giants, Justin Tuck.
Black man confronted at Ground Zero Mosque Rally
A group of ignorant protestors confronted a bearded black man walking through a crowd because they thought he was Muslim. Why because he was wearing a white Under Armour skull cap They thought he was wearing some type of Muslim headgear. Watch the video here:
Even with all the turmoil surrounding Shirley Sherrod and the USDA the US Senate has refused again to pay money owed to black farmers. Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/black-farmers-settlement-funds-cut.html