Posts Tagged ‘IBNN NEWS’
Again... Yes, I told you so. I've been writing about the Minneapolis Urban League's #fails since I heard about the bill dreamed up by Senators Bobby Joe Champion and Jeff Hayden. This collaboration was bound to fail based on the internal process of the MUL, it's board, partners and political affiliations. Please...read my stories, then read the [...]
If Black and Native American Minnesotans cannot be positioned for the education of our children, stick a fork in us we’re done
People at the Minnesota Department of Education and the Board of Teaching do not want voices of action on any committees. Especially if you do not have the same political affiliations. If we cannot get in with cordial and diplomatic relationships, we are done...stick a fork (a pitch fork) in us. (photo: The Wrong Stuff - Fair Use) The Minnesota [...]
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 [...]