Tagged With "John Crawford"

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Re: Conspiracy Theorists: What's With the Ports?

kresge ·
I wonder why not the port in Houston. Are we too close to Crawford? Might this be one good thing about living in Texas? W's backyard and home to so many of his cronies, he won't let nothing major will happen here!
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Re: Martin Lee Anderson -- Modern-Day Emmit Till

EbonyRose ·
Feds: No civil right charges in teen's Florida boot camp death By Rich Phillips , CNN Miami, Florida (CNN) -- More than four years after the death of 14-year-old Florida boot camp inmate Martin Lee Anderson, the U.S. Department of Justice has announced no federal criminal civil rights charges will be filed against eight staff members. The announcement effectively closes the case. "After a careful and thorough review, a team of experienced federal prosecutors and FBI agents determined that...
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Re: Bush lies!!

KhemSaqa ·
GWB, Dubya his people lovingly or jokingly call him Yale alumnist and all(other topic). The crawford ranch is a private property not tax payers so GWB has the run of the laws literally. No trespassing and the like and no way that any dissentful official could have access to plant bugs and servaling devices. Just goes to correct the wrong who believe that America is EMPERIAL in its angles. America is really the mercenary state for corporate emperialism and GWB has the old and corporate money...
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Re: The Rise of Hillary Clinton

MBM ·
Hillary For President? NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2003 Most voters haven't started paying attention to the Democratic presidential race, says a poll released on Labor Day weekend "” the campaign's traditional starting point. And one person who may decide to take advantage of the fact that there is no clear leader among the Democrats: Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (R-N.Y.). Despite her repeated denials, rumors continue that she is considering a run for the White House in 2004. Craig Crawford, a...
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Re: Half-century later, are schools more separate or more equal?

Kevin41 ·
* My thing is to finds solutions to the problem instead of abandoning the public schools of America..check this article out. The effort is truly being made....and those who believe in walking away as the answer will be shown to be who they really are....people who really do not give a schit about the masses as a whole...but instead want to adopt a white/right-wing mentality in terms of dictating some wrong azz solutions to black people.....I guess sounding like white people makes em feel...
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Re: Write the Caption.. This is a good one...

kresge ·
Did you guys hear that he actually fell off his mountain bike again just a day ago while ridding down in Crawford, TX. Maybe he should take up another sport
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Re: Write the Caption.. This is a good one...

MBM ·
Gerald Ford all over again!
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Re: Celebrity Real Names

Khalliqa ·
Attitude - Timothy Clayton Blu - Johnson Barnes Chris Rock - Christopher Julius Rock III Coco [Ice-T's Wife] - Nicole Austin Foxx - Jonathan Reed Gorilla Zoe - Alonzo Mathis Hot Dollar - Leon Gray Hurricane Chris - Chris Dooley J-Live - Jean-Jacques Cadet J. Holiday - Nahum Grymes Kat DeLuna - Kathleen Emperatriz DeLuna Keri Hilson - Keri Hilson Phunk Dawg - Earl Williams Scott Storch - Scott Spencer Sean Kingston - Kisean Anderson Sha Money XL - Michael Clervoix III Soulja Boy - DeAndre Way...
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Re: President Obama Invites George W. Bush To Join Him At Ground Zero- Bush Declines

roarin1 ·
Which is what Obama should have done when bush invited'm to the white house the first time. But I digress. Bush ain't no fool. He saw what happened when his boy cheney shot that lawyer in the face by 'accident' and got away with it. With all the potential of 'osama reprisals'...bush ain't havin' it. He'd rather stay on his Crawford farm with the goats. (couldn't resist.)
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Re: Interracialism: A Lesson in Social Engineering

sunnubian ·
(XUM, I am afraid to even know just how many books you have read. ) But, I thought this interesting to post because sometimes we need to remind ourselves, especially, Black people that the battles we face are nothing new; it is the same ol' battle: “The Black Man’s Burden”: A Response to Kipling In February 1899, British novelist and poet Rudyard Kipling wrote a poem entitled “The White Man’s Burden: The United States and The Philippine Islands.” In this poem, Kipling urged the U.S. to take...
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Re: Bobby Brown Opted To Leave Whitney Houston's Funeral with Posse in Tow. He Stayed For 15 Minutes.

Kocolicious ·
This is what I was talking about earlier when I had indicated that Whitney had to change her "image." And it is this decision, in my opinion, that caused her to spiral out of control later on in her life . Meet Whitney Houston's Rumored Lesbian Lover Robyn Crawford Edit Republish Roundup Most of the common theories surrounding Whitney Houston's descent into drugs and eventual death have to do with the influence of her husband Bobby Brown. Now there's a new interesting theory. Maybe it wasn't...
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Re: Bobby Brown Opted To Leave Whitney Houston's Funeral with Posse in Tow. He Stayed For 15 Minutes.

Diamond ·
I was amazed the funeral was 4 hours long with various speakers talking about Whitney's life NOT one person mentioned Bobby Brown. Yeah, I heard the rumors years ago about a lesbian affair but it wasn't with Robyn Crawford but a white star in LA. I don't remember the name after all these years but Bobby Borwn was the first man I heard of her having a relationship with. After being married for more than 10 years and having a child together, Bobby deserved more respect than Whitney's family...
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Re: Bobby Brown Opted To Leave Whitney Houston's Funeral with Posse in Tow. He Stayed For 15 Minutes.

Cholly ·
On Blaming Bobby Brown. It's easy to point fingers at Whitney's ex, but ultimately, she chose her own path. No one ever understood why Whitney Houston married Bobby Brown. Houston was a cultured pop princess with a golden voice, a perfect smile and polished demeanor, spit-shined by a large marketing and public relations machine (the same one she would eventually rage against). When Houston and Brown married in June 1992, she arrived at their union with a track record of proven success: three...
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Re: Congress Set to Waste 57 Percent of Our Taxes

EbonyRose ·
Iraq war reconstruction: $6 billion to $8 billion wasted, US official says AP file The Khan Bani Saad Correctional Facility, about 12 miles northeast of Baghdad, is seen with unused building materials nearby. The site is a chronicle of U.S. government waste, misguided planning and construction shortcuts costing $40 million. By Zach Toombs Center for Public Integrity The official in charge of monitoring America’s $51 billion effort to reconstruct Iraq has estimated that $6 billion to $8...
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Re: Congress Set to Waste 57 Percent of Our Taxes

sunnubian ·
Just think what $6 billion to $8 billion could do for America's schools, or healthcare in America, or for creating green industry for American jobs.
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Re: Congress Set to Waste 57 Percent of Our Taxes

EbonyRose ·
Yeah .... especially coupled with the other $6 billion in cash that the government had to admit just "went missing." Which is why when the Republicans want to complain about "government waste," or the "exploding deficit" or that the President is "spending us into the poor house" .... it makes me wish that somebody would just punch them in the face and tell them to shut the hell up!!
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Re: An example why Florida is looking pretty stupid.

sunnubian ·
Re: An example why Florida is looking pretty stupid.
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Re: Tamir Rice Shooting Found 'Reasonable' !!!!!!

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by RadioRaheem: http://www.theatlantic.com/not...f-tamir-rice/410128/ The Legal Murder Of Tamir Rice 9:08 PM / October 11, 2015 The Legal Murder Of Tamir Rice It should be increasingly clear that the police officer who killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice will not be tried; and should he be tried, he will not be convicted. The successful prosecution of a police officer for murder almost never happens . It probably won’t happen in the killing of Rice : To be found not guilty of...
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Re: Janelle Monàe Cut Off During Her Message About Black Lives On 'Today'

Kocolicious ·
Janelle Monáe Gives Black Lives Matter Movement A Melodic Voice "Can we speak their names, as long as we have breath in our bodies?” Taryn Finley Voices Editorial Fellow Posted: 08/14/2015 04:35 PM EDT Janelle Monáe is known for not only her music and perfect pompadour but also her activism. Before she kicked off "The Eephus," an eight-city tour of free shows with Jidenna and other Wondaland artists, Monáe joined forces with Black Lives Matter activists in Philadelphia. Peacefully marching...
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Re: Cops shoot, kill 23 year old woman, barricaded with little boy wounded in Baltimore standof

RadioRaheem ·
http://www.nydailynews.com/new...ge-article-1.2735539 KING: Cynicism toward Korryn Gaines, Baltimore mom killed by cops, illustrates power of white privilege Korryn Gaines, 23, was shot dead after cops say she pointed a gun at them Monday. (FACEBOOK) SHAUN KING NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 12:36 PM At least 682 people have been killed by American police so far this year. The average person in my circle can probably only name two of them — Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
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Re: NAACP: John McNeil Injustice

Yemaya ·
womp womp womp. Thanks NAACP. A day late and a whole lot of dollars short.
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Re: FREAKISHLY INTERESTING!!!!

Kocolicious ·
Wow! Talk about pre-planned destination. That is amazing. No body could make this up. I'm stunned.
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Re: Senator John McCain’s Son, Jack McCain, Weds His Airforce Sweetheart Renee Swift

RadioRaheem ·
https://www.africanamerica.org/...sence-music-festival
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Re: Senator John McCain’s Son, Jack McCain, Weds His Airforce Sweetheart Renee Swift

nuggyt ·
Why is his family of interest?
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Re: Senator John McCain’s Son, Jack McCain, Weds His Airforce Sweetheart Renee Swift

Norland ·
There are some African McCains dangling from his family tree that are located somewhere in this country who spoke up during his presidential run, that he COMPLETELY ignores. This pretty little sistah, isn't anything new for Senator John McCain.
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Re: Jesse Lava on mass incarceration: 'Fear drives an awful lot of our criminal justice

Yemaya ·
Fear is only ONE thing, greed is the other.
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Re: Jesse Lava on mass incarceration: 'Fear drives an awful lot of our criminal justice

Kocolicious ·
You know massa ain't gonna go for that! Hell...that's how he has comperstated[sp] for slavery. Since he can't enslave folks legally, he haas created a way and call it prison. Genius. Cuz there's more immates than there were slaves. And more mola. Brilliant. Cuz massa got to make his money soooooome way. But what gets me? Blackfolks know this and they continue to kill each other and do things to feed massa's lifestyle and then blame it on poverty and being in the hood. And that just DON'T fly...
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Re: Jesse Lava on mass incarceration: 'Fear drives an awful lot of our criminal justice

sunnubian ·
I understand your point, but everything starts somewhere, but, what is happening in African America and to our young people is like a cancer, and before we can eradicate this cancer, we have to also deal with the source of it, or it will always come back, [as it always does].
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Re: Jesse Lava on mass incarceration: 'Fear drives an awful lot of our criminal justice

Kocolicious ·
I agree my sista. And it starts when blackfolks are LITTLE. And then it moves onward when they are in school and TAUGHT about their history. Where in the hell are our so-called black leaders? They should be implementing an all black-school that specifically teaches black history in pre-school and elementary levels. Cuz I'ma gonna tell ya. It's like eating BAD food when you're in a history class and a white teacher is teaching white history and willingly omit black folks in terms of that...
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Re: Why Africana History? by Dr. John Henrik Clarke

Kocolicious ·
Absolutely beautiful information on the onset of Black History. Every black child and adult should CELEBRATE these moments in time which reflect our contribution to this world. It saddens me when I have to be aggressive and confrontational about the brilliance of our culture-cuz folks forget...especially black folks. My legacy is continue to bring PRIDE in our accomplishments and SILENCE the naysayers who keep the propaganda going. Cuz they will bomb us with the color-code[as discussed in...
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Re: Why Africana History? by Dr. John Henrik Clarke

sunnubian ·
What amazes me is how so many of us just love and wallow in the ignorance of Self and Black History and African History. There are still Black people in America that are actually offended by being referred to as an African American, because they are really offended to be thought of as African. I have had certain Black people to tell me that they do not see what 'African history' or Africa has to do with them; hell, we are African History, the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade is as much a part of...
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Re: Why Africana History? by Dr. John Henrik Clarke

Kocolicious ·
And that's why we have to fight tooth and nail to ensure the TRUTH of our history continues. Cuz there are MANY blacks who have adopted the massa's propaganda of our history and defy TRUTH just to belong. When real truth is staring them in the face and yet they continue to reject it. So as our history changes through the massas' eyes, we must change with it so that our history stays ACCURATE. As why I tell you and MANY times before...I DO NOT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES accept or embrace all...
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Re: Obamacare manipulators Papa John's, Applebee's see their reputation plummet

Kocolicious ·
Whatever! We as a country STILL have a looooong way to go. Pitiful. But
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Re: Obamacare manipulators Papa John's, Applebee's see their reputation plummet

sunnubian ·
And, Voting With Your Dollars is very important, just as important as Voting at the Polls. However, it is pitiful that you still see Black people faithfully patronizing these same businesses, not only out of ignorance the business owner's political [and racist] stance, but out of actually knowing all this information and Still running their dumb ass out to such establishments to buy some spit/mucus/bogger/feces/God-only-knows-what's-been-done-to-it, pizza, dinners, etc. [i.e., if the owner...
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Re: Reporter, Cameraman Killed In Shooting On Air During Live News Broadcast

NSpirit ·
You're right Eric Garner being choked to the point of convulsions was on a 24 hour loop. The guy shot in the back in south Carolina, Tamir rice and John Crawford death were on instant replay. Let's see them convulse bleed and die like shot hogs too.
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

sunnubian ·
So, subtracting 58,000 tax paying salaries, and money spending consumers, helps America how?
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

Norland ·
It'll be the Haitians first and us next. This orange, ugly dude wants to make America as White as Possible. Is Hillary going to pay them back all the money she stole? Is Haiti in tip top shape after the Earthquake? How much SHIT are black people supposed to take from the entire world???? Will we ever have a breaking point??? When??? People have been slapping us upside the head with their little dicks forever and a damn day; all we do is grin and bear, dance and sing.
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

RadioRaheem ·
Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

Norland ·
There are just a couple ounces between Orange Asshole and George Wallace. One wanted no parts of Africans anywhere around him and the other wants no parts of Africans anywhere in the fucking country. Make America as White as Possible and get this shit over with. Just know that a heap of you will be going wherever we go. Sayonara!!!! We ain't liking you too much either. It just comes naturally.
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

sunnubian ·
Yeah, it's a pitiful shame that the vast majority of African Americans are not even conscious to the fact that the most racist regime since actually Slavery (and jim crow) is in power in this country now, and have "Plans" for Black people. It's also a pitiful shame that 99% of entire Black Race, Black people throughout the Black Diaspora and Africans on the continent, are freaking as oblivious to the fact that there is a RACE-WAR being waged against the entire Black Race, globally. They are...
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Re: Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

Norland ·
We might not belong to the white majority, but damn if we don't belong to the black majority. They can stop calling us "minorities". If you're over age 21, you're no "minor" anything. I haven't be a minor since 1963 and had 2 daughters by that age. That "minor" shit is about a step and one half from the "nigger" shit. If you notice, they're not "minorities," just people of color. Maybe we should call ourselves the "blajority". Members of the Black Majority. I am so sick of this b.u.l.l.
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Re: A Growing Number of Black Athletes Are Leaving Pro Sports To Tackle Racism

Norland ·
Pro sports is nothing but grown men playing little boy games. What purpose do they serve other than putting millions and billions in the white mans' pockets with blacks providing lots of that money? We spend lots of money for other peoples' children to entertain us. Read some books, walk in the parks, observe each other talking on the fuckin' phones everywhere. That's entertainment and doesn't cost too much, other than making phone makers rich. I, personally, don't have one. Once I leave my...
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Re: A Growing Number of Black Athletes Are Leaving Pro Sports To Tackle Racism

Kocolicious ·
Bravo!! Bravo!! I will no longer consider jocks brainless eunuchs who perform for massa. Cuz you know....Jim Brown.....George Foreman are showing exactly what cooning is. All that tough talk Jim Brown was doing as he was kicking Brenda Sykes[a black woman] behind and throwing her out his bedroom window into the pool. And Tiger....and I mean I could go on. Now we strong Black women NEED strong Black men to help us battle massa. We are TIRED of doing it alone. Has nothing to do with the white...
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Re: A Growing Number of Black Athletes Are Leaving Pro Sports To Tackle Racism

Norland ·
If black men can't wear suits, stop getting tattoos, can't talk worth a good got damn, can't stop being ignorant as hell, stop killing each other and stay out of the fuckin' Slave Pens, seems white women can snap them all up, seeing as to how the Black dicks thrill them so much and black women should look elsewhere or do good or bad by themselves. Black men have lost their ever loving minds, permanently, never to return. On Sotomayor, some black dude was beheaded, his head left on a...
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Re: Rapper Diddy Wants To Buy The NFL

Norland ·
I, personally, do not care whether or not we have an NFL or an ABC. I do want to know why grown people talk like toddlers!! What the hell is "taking a knee" or "taking a self-ie"? Either you're "kneeling" or "taking a picture of yourself." The English language is hard enough without talking like a bunch of clowns. Would someone tell DOTARD Kim Jong Un's real name so that he can stop calling him "Little Rocket Man?" That's dumb and disrespectful as all hell. Kim Jong Un's just as much a...
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Re: Rapper Diddy Wants To Buy The NFL

Kocolicious ·
I'm with you my sista I care LESS about playing with their balls i.e. football, basketball, baseball, golf etc. The sport I totally recognize is boxing...don't know why I just love it. Maybe because the only weapon is the hands....and they have to talented and quick hands along with the feet and the rhythm of the movement of the sport. But if Diddy wants to do something effective? Why not open up a few schools in the black community? Why not INVEST in the black community and create long...
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Re: Rapper Diddy Wants To Buy The NFL

Norland ·
These wealthy Black assholes need to send some drinkable water and bath water to the folks living in Puerto Rico. I feel so sorry for those people. But for the grace of God my Puerto Rican Wonders could be there too if their mother didn't give birth to them here; their grandmother's here too, but their great grand mother on the mother's side is in Puerto Rico. It's a damn shame how DOTARD's treating the Islanders. That's why he's getting so god damn ugly by the second because his heart's so...
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Re: Black actress Daniele Watts handcuffed by police after kissing white husband: report

NSpirit ·
I've seen other articles say the cops got a call saying they were actually having sex in public view in a vehicle. The boyfriend gave his ID but the actress did not. I'm told in the state of California you are not required to produce identification on demand if a cop requests. Also given the fact that no actual arrest was made I'm inclined to believe law enforcement didn't actually observe them doing anything inappropriate. As has been proven by the John Crawford shooting, 911 callers can...
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Re: Yall Remember this? "Cops Who Killed John Crawford III At Ohio Walmart Shot Him 'On Sight': Attorney"

DennisKalita ·
Originally Posted by Kocolicious: Cops Who Killed John Crawford III At Ohio Walmart Shot Him 'On Sight': Attorney The Huffington Post | By Andres Jauregui Surveillance video from an Ohio Walmart shows that a man fatally shot by police earlier this month had his back to officers and was talking on a cell phone, an attorney for the man's family says. John Crawford III died Aug. 5 after Beavercreek police responded to reports of an armed man at a Dayton-area Walmart. Crawford was not armed --...
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Re: TAKE ACTION! PETITIONS RELEVANT TO AFRICAN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Tell Walmart: Release the Tapes Last month, John Crawford III was killed by police while shopping in a Walmart store. Police were called to the store by another customer who described a “Black male about 6 feet tall” waving a gun. Crawford was actually leaning on a toy pellet gun — barrel pointed down — which he had picked up from one of the store’s shelves. Walmart has video surveillance footage of the events but has refused repeated requests from John Crawford's family to publicly release...
 
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