Tag: african-american

POLITICS

Trump Forced To Postpone Rally Date

“Many of my African American friends and supporters have reached out to suggest that we consider changing the date out of respect for this Holiday, and in observance of this important occasion and all that it represents. I have therefore decided to move our rally to Saturday, June 20, in order to honor their requests…” the President tweeted. This move […]

TALKING BOOKS

Unforgivable Blackness

“Even Muhammad Ali would have agreed that Jack Johnson was the greatest heavyweight fighter in sports history,” posited Dallas’ librarian Catherine Ritchie in a review piece entitled, Some Ken Burns Moment You May Have Missed. Ritchie noted that from 1908 to 1917, Johnson dominated boxing as few others had or would. She said Jackson was flamboyant, defiant, and determined to […]