Browsing All Posts filed under »Politics«

Del Gill is More Than Qualified to be Elected Chairman of Shelby County Demomocratic Party.

May 1, 2016 by

0

Under the Kathryn Bowers administration, we did the unthinkable: got an office; a secretary; and a phone creating a working environment that led the party in the right direction; but half the Executive Committee placed their commitment into “party strongman leadership”; look at where that has gotten the party? In addition; later Chairpersons with little […]

Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder Missed the Mark in Memphis

December 9, 2014 by

0

Out going USAG avoids the real issue (#KillerCops) for a discussion on police and blacks relationship, helping black boys cope with a lack of education, jobs, and a decent quality of life, while touting the POTUS’s My Brother’s Keeper organization. I’m simply exhausted from the years of listening and hoping that one of these so-called […]

Memphis Black Republicans Posing as Democrats: Are They Effective?

August 4, 2014 by

0

Shelby Countians are preparing to execute the largest election in decades;  some are saying in history.  The stake in this election has been high; for decades the county has run virtually on E. H. Crump era politics.  The Republican officials, there has been only 1 or 2 Democrats who have won a countywide election, have been […]

Memphis/Shelby County Black on Black Politics: Voting to Destroy Self!

July 19, 2014 by

0

                Sure, we’re living in a free country, but our politics are as different as the sun and the moon.  Over the last few years, our political views have reached the extremities unlike any other period in our  nation’s history.  Among black Americans, we’ve lived through an ecliptic […]

Propaganda, Coup de’etat, and Representative Democracy!

April 24, 2014 by

0

There’s a fundamental difference in America’s representative democracy and other democracies as well as how democratic politics apply to our lives; simply; politics is about the future and how to get there; over the years; our political processes have maintained a level of public confidence and our laws have to protect the election process; other […]

Mayor of Memphis calls Citizen Lazy and Crazy!

January 26, 2014 by

0

acwharton901  AC Wharton Amaro Below is an exact copy of Mayor A.C. Wharton’s exchange, on Instagram, with a citizen.  [ @ ] acwharton901 About to start operation #MemFix again!! We have a lot of complainers in our city but not a lot of Changers!! Let’s Fix Memphis instead of Complaining!   4d  [@ ] chocolate_high30 How can I be ap art of #MemFix? Any volunteer committees?  4d  [@ ] jayvol97 Well said mayor.  4d […]

Dr. Flinn and the GOP have it all Wrong!

January 13, 2014 by

0

Sure, I’m passing on the Dr. Flinn’s piece, How the Government is Keeping Poor People Poor | George Flinn Cares, but he’s leaving out several very important elements about the poor; especially the black poor; as most Republicans would do; he’s failing to mention that in addition to the dirty tax codes; poor blacks must […]