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‘Laying the pipes’ for a new government

-Guest Columnist- As Dr. Cornel West at the “State of the Black Union” symposium in Houston was calling Minister Louis Farrakhan's plans for the establishment of a new government for Black people in America a “pipe dream,” one of the ministries of that new government was reporting its progress on Feb. 25 in Chicago at the Nation of Islam's...

When are we going to rebuild America?

By George E. Curry -Guest Columnist- Before the United States could target Iraq with its first Tomahawk cruise missile, a handful of companies–all with strong Republican ties–were already lined up at the government trough to see how they could divide up to $100 billion for post-war reconstruction. Let me get this straight. We will spend $100 billion to $200 billion to...

Obama Reaches Out to Muslims Worldwide

President Barack Hussein Obama delivered a 54 minute speech from Cairo, Egypt to the Muslim world. One analyst described this speech as being more powerful than his speech delivered in Philadelphia regarding race in America after the Reverend Jeremiah Wright incident. Due to his diverse heritage no combination of U.S. presidents could, in my opinion, do what...

An Open Letter to Neil Steinberg “Our Love For The Minister Shall Not Be Mocked!”

By Demetric Muhammad Once again Neil Steinberg appears in the Chicago Sun-Times to push his false narrative of anti-Black vitriol.   He is angry with Black America because we love Minister Farrakhan.   I am not surprised. The members of the oppressor's class within a society never approve of the liberator of those whom they oppress. In other words, why...

Sharecropping Cotton for the Modern ‘Pharaoh’

(FinalCall.com) - According to The Secret Relationship Between Blacks and Jews, Volume 2 (TSRV2), Southern Jewish politicians were at the forefront of the disenfranchisement of Blacks. The removal of northern troops from the South after the infamous “1877 Compromise” and the subsequent establishment of Jim Crow Black Codes made it virtually illegal for Blacks to participate in the...

Integrity and an image that impacted world history

When looking at a man’s life, sometimes it is the testimony and the words of those who loved him that speaks best to who he was. But, in other instances, it is not the words of those who loved and understood him but those who perhaps didn’t understand him, didn’t agree with him but who were forced to respect him. For...

No rights a White man is bound to respect or protect?

If voting is the foundation of democracy and a sacred right of the citizens of any nation, the explosion of coverage about recent changes to voting laws in Georgia and pending voting rights legislation at the federal level should be getting intense scrutiny. And for Black folks who have invested so much into elections and voting, in particular in national...

No right to life, liberty or the pursuit of happiness

FINALCALL.COM The hearts of another family are broken and anger seethes in hearts across Black America as another young Black man is gunned down–shot in the back by a White police officer. De'Von Baily, a 19 year old, was shot while running away from police officers in Colorado Springs, Colo. The chilling Aug. 3 body cam video shows officers approaching De'Von...

Broken Promises in a Troubled Land

President Barack Obama’s new book, “A Promised Land,” is a best seller and has drawn a variety of responses as the former leader of the free world shared his thoughts about time in office and America’s future. Fareed Zakaria, political commentator and host of a CNN Sunday morning talk show, made some interesting observations about the Obama book during a...

Was the first president of the United States a Black man? ‘President’ John Hanson? Yes or No?

By Brother Student Minister Nuri MuhammadWith the NOI Research Group (FinalCall.com) - There are a lot of myths that we've been burdened with in the name of history: Washington cutting down cherry trees, Lincoln freeing the slaves, savage Indians, happy slaves, just to name a few. Many of these lies are propagated by movies and television, but many of these...