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How Entrepreneurs changed the Internet from User Content to a Business Content Driven Concept

January 18, 2012 by

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In the old days of the internet it was then simply an opportunity for anyone to research, post, and dream of what this new thing, the World Wide Web, would be.  One would pay a fee for access and then, the information world would open.  Mind you, what it would become, no one knew; that’s […]

Memphis’s Leadership Needs Sensitivity Training

September 22, 2011 by

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Robert Lipscomb and Councilman Myron Lowery’s statements are both callous and insensitive toward issues that affect groups and individuals who have suffered at the hands of those who practice discrimination. These two men represent Memphis, TN, which has the worst “racial” discrimination problems in the nation; home to the poorest African-Americans; and, in dire need […]

Southern Heritage Classic: What’s in it for Memphis?

September 11, 2011 by

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As far as the eye could see people lined both side of the street, in a day festivity, to enjoy Southern Heritage Classic Parade.  They cheered, waved, and smiled as each exhibited slowly passed.  What’s interesting among other things is where it takes place:  Surprisingly, the parade is displayed along Park Ave, Orange Mound, nationally […]

Ad Campaigns that Hurt!

August 6, 2011 by

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So, I’m anti-whatever; but, I’m tired of corporations’ advertising campaigns connecting there products to my heritage.  Don’t you remember, “The Great Kings of Africa” campaign of Budweiser?  They started a generation of young blacks, who wanted to identify with Africa and their culture, to consume their product, alcoholic beverages.   We can see the negative outcome of that campaign […]

Is the National Debt an Issue for Black Americans?

July 17, 2011 by

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The American people aren’t interested in reducing the national debt, really. They’re welcoming the burdening of their children for a thousand years and aren’t interested in reducing the national debt by about 30%. The American people can’t continue to overlook one of the greatest opportunities in their history: to cut the debt burden on our future.  To free the American […]