Monthly Archives: October 2012

GOP Lawmaker Says America Was Better Off During Slavery

GOP Lawmaker Says America Was Better Off During Slavery Added by yvette on October 17, 2012. Saved under Black News, Black Politics Tags: african american, African American President, Andrew Jackson, Arkansas Jon Hubbard, election, Louie Gohmert,Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, slavery,slaves, Texas Republican Rep  The conservative yearning for the days of the Confederacy … Continue reading

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14-Year Old Girl Faces Life In Prison for Killing Her Baby: Is She a Victim Of Florida’s Insane Abstinence Education?

xojane / By Claire Glass  85 COMMENTS 14-Year Old Girl Faces Life In Prison for Killing Her Baby: Is She a Victim Of Florida’s Insane Abstinence Education? For killing her newborn baby, 14-year-old Cassidy Goodson will face trial as an adult for first-degree … Continue reading

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Afghan Woman Cuts Off Daughter’s Head for Refusing Prostitution

Afghan Woman Cuts Off Daughter’s Head for Refusing Prostitution     By WTH Staff | What The Ha-yell!   A young woman had her head chopped off for refusing to prostitute herself – and one of the killers was her mother-in-law, police say. The … Continue reading

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Caught: Billy Graham’s Website Admits Scrubbing Mormonism From Cult List After Romney Endorsement

Caught: Billy Graham’s Website Admits Scrubbing Mormonism From Cult List After Romney Endorsement There has been a good deal of angst among white evangelicals about whether to support Mitt Romney given his Mormon faith.  According to Reuters/Ipsos polling data, 35 … Continue reading

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Not a Single iPhone is Made in the USA

Not a Single iPhone is Made in the USA With all the rhetoric in the recent presidential debate about bringing jobs back to America, you would almost want to believe that they were serious about it.  Think again. “IPad, the … Continue reading

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How Many Slaves Landed in the US?

How Many Slaves Landed in the US? 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: You might think you know, but you’re probably wrong. By: Henry Louis Gates Jr. | Posted: October 15, 2012 at 12:56 AM   120      Email Print Text Size … Continue reading

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Little Known Black History Fact: Edith Sampson

Little Known Black History Fact: Edith Sampson Erica Taylor, The Tom Joyner Morning Show Sunday, October 14, 2012 Edith Sampson was the first black person appointed to the United Nations. She was also the first black woman to be elected … Continue reading

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