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BLACK AND LIVING IN THE RED-PART II

July 15, 2019 Tony Maceo 0

“The second vice is lying, the first is running in debt.” -Benjamin Franklin Charles Anthony Chatman Jr was by all accounts, just another young father living in the sprawling desolation of urban Jennings, Missouri. He […]

Politics

GHETTO PASS: THE ART OF CO-SIGNINING

July 1, 2019 Tony Maceo 0

“The only thing worst than going to war with an ally, is going to war without one”-Winston Churchill Recently, Former Vice-President & Presidential Candidate, Joe Biden got caught in a minor public controversy when fellow […]

Black Community

X MARKS THE SPOT

February 21, 2019 Tony Maceo 0

THE FOLLOWING SCENARIO IS BASED ON THE WRITINGS OF: THE LATE DR. MANNING MARABLE, PROF ZAK KONDO & KARL EVANZZ Resting in his hotel room under an assumed name, a man is trying to gather his […]

Politics

AIN’T IT FUNKY: THE PRESIDENT & THE GODFATHER

February 18, 2019 Tony Maceo 0

Historically, Black America, in its struggle for freedom has made many alliances that were problematic to say the least. Organizations such as the African Blood Brotherhood and the Black Panther Party had revolutionary agendas steeped […]

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WAKANDA VS. #ADOS

February 13, 2019 Tony Maceo 0

One would have to be a fool to miss the deep themes of cultural betrayal and abandonment prevalent in Ryan Coogler’s 2018 Blockbuster release of Marvel’s Black Panther. The harshest critique of Wakanda’s isolationist policies […]

Politics

LOOKING A GIFT TRUMP IN THE MOUTH

December 19, 2018 Tony Maceo 0

In a stunning display of the unpredictable, President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at revitalizing distressed urban areas. Suddenly,  a very small sector of Black Conservatives have been crowing with pride and righteous […]