Black people, if black lives matter then we have to stop ducking jury duty.

8 Dec

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If we are really tired of police officers always being acquitted by juries after killing unarmed black men then we as black people have to stop ducking jury duty and serve on these juries. Listen to more here: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/12/black-people-if-black-lives-matter-then.html

More minorities buying guns following Donald Trump’s election

26 Nov

 

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More minorities have armed themselves in the weeks following the election, shopping for guns and attending weapons classes in record numbers, gun sellers and advocates said. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/more-minorities-buying-guns-following.html

Two black women embrace their chance to be hockey role models for black girls

26 Nov

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Two black female hockey players,Kelsey Koelzer and Sarah Nurse, a forward at Wisconsin, are two of college hockey’s top players and rising stars in their national-team programs. With increased visibility, they recognize their capacity to motivate a generation of young girls from similar backgrounds. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/two-black-women-embrace-their-chance-to.html

 

Oldest remaining Tuskegee Airman, Willie N. Rogers , dies at 101

24 Nov

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We have lost another one, another hero, another example of excellence, we have lost another Tuskegee Airmen. God bless his soul. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/oldest-remaining-tuskegee-airman-willie.html

So, Ben Carson may serve in a Trump administration after all?

24 Nov

 

 

49074843-cachedWhat is up with Dr. Ben Carson? Just a week after leading many of us to believe that he may have a little common sense to go along with his book sense by saying that he wouldn’t serve in a Trump administration because he didn’t have the experience of leading a federal agency he seems to have put himself back in the running again for a spot in a Trump administration. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/so-ben-carson-may-serve-in-trump.html

James Means, Unarmed 15 year old black teen killed by white man who claims he felt threatened

24 Nov
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It’s happened again!
15 year old James Means was shot and killed by a white man who claimed that he felt threatened. Turns out that Means was unarmed an

d that his murderer was banned from carrying a gun due to domestic violence issues. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/unarmed-15-year-old-black-teen-killed.html

Keith Ellison formally announces his bid for DNC Chair

21 Nov

428163_10150561371852060_1026054672_nCongressman Keith Ellison (Minn) has formally announced his bid to run for chair of the Democratic National Committee. Read more here: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/kieth-ellison-formally-announces-his.html