Tag: San Diego African American

AMERICA’S NEW CIVIL WAR

Before the gunman shot down 10 Black people in Buffalo, New York, at a supermarket on Saturday afternoon, he had stated his intent: “kill as many Black people as possible.” He reportedly wrote these words in a 180-page screed published online before he carried out what investigators are calling a hate crime and a racist act of violent extremism.

We’re just not that into him!

It is astonishing how polarized Black Americans are on the Capital Riots and Tyranny by a white crowd majority on Jan. 6th. 2021. It is crickets! Imagine how far apart Election Gate makes a conservative Black preacher and civil rights activist must be on this issue. Clarence is the most powerful Black man in the

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The Business of the NFL

Brian Flores’s Dolphins swept Bill Belichick’s supreme team “New England Patriots” all season. Did Brian’s lack of tanking games possibly embarrass Bill? Did Brain spank his boys with the Dolphin broom, and sent those Patriots home with their tails between their legs anger Bill? Was the text message a “Dig” at Brian’s hopes and dreams, by texting “You have the job” then saying “Oops, sorry, wrong Brian.” I believe Bill knew what he was doing.

JANE CROW!

A Justice Anita Hill will be a real Apology! Here’s the script: White Men say: “YOU Must Be Qualified” What does that mean? When all jurists go to law school and once they do, they’re all given a license to practice. Where ever that takes them, multiple paths to sharpen and form their qualifications, those

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Shaneland in Da Hood

It snowed on Christmas day in San Diego, the laughter rang while the ultimate snow fights began! The smell of turkey bacon and eggs filled the room, with a warm touch of a 70 inch LED screen fireplace to bring in the homey feel, Shane Harris recalls the days when he could only dream of

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Remember Shirley

Do you remember the infamous Beer Summit, the one that Henry Louis Gates got when his feelings were hurt when reminded he was a black man in White America? The entire incident was deemed a “Teachable Moment” by then and former president Barack Obama. He invited the VP Joseph Biden, Gates, and officer Crowley to

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BLACK DOES CRACK

Our skin is made of the Sun, the substance of Diamonds, Granite, Iron, and Pearls. But our spirits, our minds, and persona’s; well that’s another story. Yes, we are some 3 years well into the 400 year-American nightmare; one casualty that every human sub-group has devoured — OUR MOTHER MITO. The Mitochondrial Eve, the one

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Saving San Pasqual

Shane Harris A SPA Success Story Steps In When you first arrive, you get a larger-than-life feeling, maybe it’s the mountain air or the open sky, but to me, it’s the best idea San Diego County EVER had. Any educational institution that serves in a supportive role as San Pasqual, it’s worth keeping, and frankly,

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SWEET CALIFIA; CALIFORNIA

California Democratic Party Black Caucus Elects All Women to Board  By Manny Otiko | California Black Media You could feel the high level of energy in the room when the California Democratic Party African American Caucus (CDPAAC) made history this past weekend, electing four Black women to lead the organization.  “I am at a loss

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Watch of the Week

SDMNEWS’s WATCH OF THE WEEK What’s the US up to in AFRICA Global Opinions Editor Karen Attiah says President Trump’s dust-up with a Gold Star family should shine on a light on the U.S. military’s expanding, and unexplained, presence in Africa. sdmonitornewsThe San Diego Monitor-News has been serving Black San Diego since 1986 sdmonitornews.com