Posts Tagged ‘IBNN NEWS’
Martin Luther King, Jr. is dead…let him Rest in Peace. The road to Freedom is still under construction
No, we should not be marching in the streets; we should be reading and making plans. Movies are great – but still only entertainment. Black faces on the news provide far too much “entertainment” for those who control the stereotypes of identity. By Don Allen, Founder – The Independent Business News Network Related Story: My [...]
Hamline University professor David Schultz is guest analyst on The Ron and Don Show – Wednesday at 8:30 p.m.
Hamline University political science professor David Schultz. (photo: Fair Use) To listen on Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. CST, click here. By IBNN NEWS on #BlogTalkRadio Join the award winning BlogTalkRadio program The Ron and Don Show with co-hosts Ronald A. Edwards (Minnesota historian, civil rights activist, television host and the most [...]
Was it something Reverend Al Sharpton did not say? Tune in tonight at 8:30 p.m. (CST) to “The Ron and Don Show” – Black Talk Radio on #BlogTalkRadio
The narrative of Michael Brown being a “good kid,” or an altar boy who was allegedly on his way to college the following Monday before his killing may not be completely accurate. Of course it’s not accurate. This was the first misleading news story told the American public by national media outlets, including Twin Cities television [...]
No, it's not Bagdad, it was #BlogWars. The peace treaty has been negotiated and the rebuild is starting. I'm not saying it's a "team," just good intentions.(Photo: John Hoff and Don Allen - fair use from the web) By Don Allen, Founder of IBNN NEWS, Black Politics in Minneapolis and USA Radical Black Minneapolis, Minn. - I [...]
KFAI (90.3 in Minneapolis and 106.7 in Saint Paul), will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) with a special day of programming on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. KFAI will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) with a special day of programming on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, featuring the 3rd Annual Black History Month Live Remote Broadcast [...]
The saying is, "It takes a village - not some village idiots!"
While Blacks are just 12.6% of the nation's population, they're roughly half of people murdered in this country each year. The vast majority of these killings are at the hands of other Blacks. If that doesn't shock you, maybe this will: More Blacks were murdered in the United States in 2009 alone than all the U.S. troops killed in Iraq and [...]
Why doesn’t CNN just come out and say, “We’re liberal mainstream media and we support the Democratic Party of America!”
"Your gay? So what, I have a lot of gay friends who didn't get to make the announcement on CNN." (photo: Marquee Blog CNN) "The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses." — Malcolm X by Donald [...]
“Romney is very, very comfortable; it seems, with people who are like him. That’s one of the reasons why he seems so stiff and awkward in some town hall settings, why he can’t relate to people other than that”. A quote by Joe Williams of Politico, who was fired after his comments. This shows that Candidate Romney can never be Black enough [...]
Director Robert Townsend to attend Pillsbury United Communities WE CARE Theater Arts Festival Today!
"Robert Townsend with Rusty this morning on KSTP-TV Channel 5" (photo: IBNN NEWS) Townsend's visit is also different from other Black celebrities that come into the Twin Cities and never go to into the Black community. Townsend will attend a number of events in north Minneapolis at Turning Point, Inc for a press conference on Wednesday, June [...]