Archive | July, 2010

Video: Ben Jealous on Face the Nation discussing NAACP Tea Party resolution

19 Jul

Video: Ben Jealous on Face the Nation discussing NAACP Tea Party resolution:

Bob Schieffer spoke with the head of the NAACP, Ben Jealous, and one of the leaders of the Tea Party, David Webb on the NAACP’s racism charges against elements of the Tea Party.

Watch the video here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/video-ben-jealou…s-on-face-nation.html

Why I’m ignoring Rush Limbaugh and why you should too

18 Jul

Many Have asked why I have not blogged about any of Rush Limbaugh’s recent radio antics including his statements about the late George Steinbrenner making many African American’s millionaires.

The answer to that question is that I simply don’t want to help this man spew his hate and grow his audience by writing about him. Read more by using the link below:

http://aareports.com/2010/07/why-im-ignoring-rush-limbaugh-and-why.html

NY Gov. Paterson Signs Law Limiting NYPD Stop-Frisk Database

17 Jul

NY Gov. Paterson Signs Law Limiting NYPD Stop-Frisk Database

Gov. David Paterson signed legislation Friday that would stop New York City police from storing the names of hundreds of thousands of people who were stopped and frisked without facing charges, calling the practice “not a policy for a democracy.”

http://aareports.com/2010/07/ny-gov-paterson-signs-law-limiting-nypd.html

Sign the NAACP Pledge against Hate

16 Jul

After speaking out against racist acts committed by fringe members of the Tea Party, the NAACP is under harsh criticism by its opponents. I just signed a pledge to stand up against hate and show my support for the NAACP — you should too.

http://aareports.com/2010/07/sign-naacp-pledge-against-hate.html

Defending the NAACP against the Tea Party and Fox News

15 Jul

While you can legitmately make the argument that the NAACP has other issues to deal with besides bigotry and hatred in the Tea Party Movement. What you can’t do is make it seem as if the NAACP is irrelevant and does nothing in Black Communities as some have in an effort to defend the Tea Party.

Read more here:
http://aareports.com/2010/07/naacp-is-active-in-black-communities.html

Video: Michelle Obama’s speech at 101st NAACP Convention

14 Jul

Video: Michelle Obama’s speech at 101st NAACP Convention.

Watch the video by using the link below:

http://aareports.com/2010/07/michelle-obamas-speech-at-101st-naacp.html

Lebron James, Rev Jackson, NBA, racism, $100, 000 fines, David Stern & Dan Gilbert

13 Jul

Lebron James, Rev Jackson, racism, $100, 000 fines, David Stern & Dan Gilbert:

This whole Lebron James situation has gotten crazy. Lebron left for Miami. Cleveland Caviliers owner Dan Gilbert wrote a nasty letter about him, Jesse Jackson chimed in using the phrase runaway slave and NBA Commissioner David Stern has now had to fine Gilbert $100,000 and speak on Jesse Jackson’s comments. Whew. Read more:

http://aareports.com/2010/07/rev-jackson-racism-100-000-fines-david.html

Baby abducted at gun point in Tennessee

13 Jul

The Greene County Tennessee Sheriff’s Office says Drake Kingston Boyd was forcibly taken from his mother during a violent assault at approximately 4 p.m. Sunday. Read more here:  http://aareports.com/2010/07/baby-abducted-at-gunpoint-in-tennesee.html

Glenn Beck vs the New Black Panther Party

12 Jul

The New Black Panther Party is not happy with the fact that Glenn Beck has planned a “Restoring Honor” rally at thr Lincoln Memorial on August 28. That date is the anniversary date for Dr. Martin Luther King’s ” I have a dream speech” at the very same site. To protest the New Black Panthers paln to be there. Hear what NBPP chairman Malik Shabazz has to say about this by using the link below

http://aareports.com/2010/07/new-black-panther-party-has-it-sites.html

Interview with Kesha Rogers. Dem candidate for the Texas Congressional District 22 Congressional seat.

11 Jul

My interview with Kesha Rogers an African American woman who has won the Democratic Primary for the Texas Congressional District 22 Congressional seat. Although a democrat she has spoken openly about impeaching President Obama.

Read the interview here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/here-is-my-interview-with-kesha-rogers.html