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You are still what you eat

Browsing through almost any news writings–papers, magazines, E-mails–it is virtually impossible to overlook the fact that, despite all the nutritional information that is being offered via newspapers, magazines, television, radio, billboards and all other means of mass information, the eating habits of our people seem to get worse, instead of better. A senior citizen magazine to...

The new Million Man March

By Ron Walters-Guest Columnist- I believe that Brother Minister Louis Farrakhan is right when, looking at the upcoming 10th Anniversary of the Million Man MarchTM, he said: “God has called us to do something great.'' I believe that the tremendous legacy set by the appearance of two million Brothers on the Mall in Washington, D.C. on October 16, 1995 should...

Consider the possibility

In the eyes of many people, Minister Farrakhan staked his reputation and risked being thought of as insane. He opened himself to public mockery by announcing that he had come to believe that the Honorable Elijah Muhammad was alive, even though he believed that he had seen his teacher's body in a coffin at the end of February 1975. Nevertheless,...

Toward a Black and Brown Political Coalition

Uniting the Black, Red and Brown (FCN Editorial, 05-18-2007)An Open Letter to Black Americans from Latinos (FCN, 09-09-2003)The Basis Of Black-Latino Unity Is Not Political (BEC, 07-24-2001) As we find ourselves in the throes of the current political agendas, it is of the utmost importance that the Black and Brown communities recognize that a political coalition is in the...

How immoral can America be?

WILLIAM.REED>-Guest Columnist- How beguiled will we allow ourselves to be by politically-inspired media campaigns and continue a humanitarian crisis? Zimbabwe’s government declared a national emergency and pleads for international help to combat the cholera epidemic. The ravished country is receiving help from its neighbors in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) which Western powers and media have labeled them as...

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...

Will ‘White Flight’ Leave Us ‘Home Alone’?

The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan has declared that the Black man and woman of America are the “Real Children of Israel.” We are not “Israel”–America is–but we are her misguided children whom she has convinced to stay in her house and depend solely on her for food, clothing and shelter. Black people seem to think that one day...

Mandela and Farrakhan’s Jewish Problem

By Richard B. Muhammad (FinalCall.com) - As the world mourned the passing of Nelson Mandela, the great freedom fighter, remembrances poured in from all sides. Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan, writing for the Jewish Daily Forward, gave a nod to those tributes. “But there is another side to Nelson Mandela–and many of his closest comrades–that is troubling to many Jews, including myself,”...

Happy Father’s Day 2014’Stand strong Black man

By FinalCall.com News Father's Day may be the least recognized holiday celebrated by Black America. With Black women and children feeling and often abandoned by men who walked away, were driven away or are locked away, Father's Day often brings feelings of resentment, anger and perhaps loss. But not every Black father has abandoned his family and many continue to take...

The Youth-Elder Struggle: Closing The Gap

Traveling in Africa recently I observed how America is viewed by African leaders and regular people on the street. They are aware of the current struggles between White police and Black youth in America. Article after article has pictures of the tug of war against an American White power structure that has used its police force as...