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The “Save Darfur” Roadshow and Ruse

WILLIAM.REED -Guest Columnist- The deception started with allegations of “slavery in Sudan.” Well-intended schoolchildren held bake sales and washed cars in order to “buy back a slave.” Over the past decade, such subterfuge morphed into an American declaration that “genocide was being carried out in Darfur.” All a pretext. The “Save Darfur” campaign is not about saving Sudan's devastated people. The...

Who is the Real Anti-Semite?

By Wesley Muhammad, PhD. -Guest Columnist- Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center and Abraham Foxman of the Anti-Defamation League would have us believe that Minister Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam are anti-Semites, by which they mean “haters of the Jewish people.” Yet, they have never produced evidence supporting such a charge: no case of discrimination against Jewish persons...

White Supremacy: America’s Original Sin

By Final Call News Many may feel comfortable condemning the Alt-Right, neo- Nazis, Klans-men and White Supremacists who gathered in Charlottesville, Va., but the true problem is America's underlying cancer of White Supremacy etched into the DNA of this nation. The torch carrying, swastika waving, black-shirted, Nazi saluting supporters of the Alt Right, who openly voice their disdain and hatred for...

Black and Blue Friday:Seasonal madness begins

By FinalCall.com News 'Tis the season for bullets and bruises as Black Friday ushered in a spending frenzy and its brother, widespread fighting and violence. Seeking to get their piece of an estimated $600 billion expected to be spent between now and Dec. 25, retailers opened their doors on Thanksgiving Day and tried to lure customers into their business lairs. Once...

Being rich is bad for your health

By Richard B. Muhammad Wealth can be bad for your health. Having too much money can leave you unable to function in society–and can get you off when you kill and injure people while driving drunk. A Texas judge has decided 16-year-old Ethan Couch, who plowed into four pedestrians killing them after losing control of his father's Ford F-350 pickup, deserves...

The test of time and divine ideas

By Richard B. Muhammad KINGSTON, Jamaica (FinalCall.com) - If time is the test of all men and all ideas, the Nation of Islam's highly successful 19th anniversary celebration of the Million Man March in Jamaica was further proof that there is something special about this movement that started nearly 85 years ago in Detroit. It was 40 years ago that Muhammad Ali,...

One Unchangeable Position: Making America White Again

By Final Call News After a stunning and historic political upset, President-elect Donald Trump is moving forward to lead the nation. With his first televised interview and some subdued communication with President Barack Obama, the new chairman of America, Inc. is sounding a little different from the bombastic man who thrashed his way to the White House. The Trump victory, earned...

Notes from a hip hop refugee in exile: Have we lost the Black Cultural Wars?

Flippin' through the channels the other day, I came across that episode of "Gilligan's Island" where the band of stranded castaways rolled up on that Japanese soldier who was still fighting WWII 20 years after it was over. I guess homie didn't get the memo. As I sat down to write my 50-something-ish essay on the war to...

Africa the new focus of Western Domination

(FinalCall.com) - As the world watches the current crisis in Mali and Algeria unfold, we are witnessing the militarization, reoccupation and re-colonization of Africa by Western powers led by France with some African cooperation. The events come amid a time of increased global competition from powers like China, India, Malaysia and Turkey and a visible decline of America...

Assata Shakur: From exile with love

Former Black Panther Assata Shakur speaks to America from Cuba HAVANA, Cuba (FinalCall.com) - Assata Shakur is a Black American folk hero. She is a freedom fighter that escaped the chains of oppression. She made it to the other side. She is a sister that defied the definitions of expected behavior by a Black woman. Her life is the subject of...