Have race relations improved under President Obama?
In 2011 we will see both MLK Memorial opening and a black man sitting in the White House. Do you feel that race relations in the United States are better now than they were in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected?
Vote and give your opinions here: http://aareports.com/2011/08/have-race-relations-improved-under.html
Interview with BOND, black Tea Party group taking on the NAACP
I recently posted a story about a black tea party group ( BOND ) that was started by Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson. On July 24 BOND will hold a rally against the NAACP. The post has generated a lot of hits and interest. I decided to reach out to BOND and see if the organization wants to get it’s side of the story.
Here is their response: http://aareports.com/2011/07/interview-with-bond-black-tea-party.html
Has Obama failed African Americans?
I am posting this because of recent comments by two noted experts on African American opinion, Michelle Bachmann and Newt Gingrich. They believe that President Obama has failed African Americans. Do you agree with them and if so or if not, why?
Give your answer here: http://aareports.com/2011/06/has-president-obama-failed-african.html
I have always had great respect for Princeton Professor Cornel West but in light on his recent comments about President Obama I would like to write what President Obama can’t.
To Cornel West I say F*** YOU! Read more here: http://aareports.com/2011/05/f-cornel-west-by-george-l-cook-iii.html
The real problem with the Pepsi Max ad
Many are not happy with the way the Pepsi Max ad aired during the Superbowl negatively portrayed black women. But shouldn’t just as many be upset that the commercial was making light of domestic violence/ Spousal abuse?
Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/real-problem-with-pepsi-max-ad.html
This question came to me after a group of “black leaders” got together and worked it out so that Carol Moseley Braun would be the consensus black candidate in the Chicago mayoral race. Read more and give your opinion : http://aareports.com/2011/01/just-who-hell-chooses-black-leaders.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