Facts Fiction and Don Lemon

Perhaps there would be less outrage if the story was told by Wolf Blitzer or Jake Tapper. There are many white men who are OUTRAGED!!!   Here you have a black man stirring the racist pot.    IF a white man said something about a Black man, they’d lose their jobs.    Megan Kelly lost herContinue reading “Facts Fiction and Don Lemon”

he wasn’t a terrorist because he was an American…dah!

This was one of the answers on social media to why Stephen Paddock isn’t a terrorist.  After killing 59 people and injuring nearly 600 others in Las Vegas. Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov is a terrorist after killing 8 people and injuring 15 others in New York.  For many his crime is more heinous because he is foreignContinue reading “he wasn’t a terrorist because he was an American…dah!”

HORROR IN VEGAS :The Deadliest Mass shooting in American History_

Las Vegas Sunday 10:08 pm:  A shooter identified as  64-year-old Stephen Paddock began shooting from  his room on the 32 floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel randomly shooting into an estimated crowd of 30,000 attending the  Route 91 Harvest Festival, a three-day country music event. AS OF 4AM Pacific Standard Time 50 people were killed and overContinue reading “HORROR IN VEGAS :The Deadliest Mass shooting in American History_”

The Terror Attacks Trump Won’t Talk About

Right-wing extremists who carried out a deadly gun rampage in June 2014. Las Vegas Police Department By Mark Follman/Mother Jones On Monday, in a case little noticed by the national media, a man went on trial in federal court for plotting a potentially horrific terrorist attack in upstate New York. In 2015, this man allegedlyContinue reading “The Terror Attacks Trump Won’t Talk About”

How a call-girl and her Parisian lover were mistaken for terrorists

Police investigating the Paris terror attacks feared a fourth commando cell was still at large, but the suspected jihadists turned out to be a Belgian call-girl and her Parisian lover. The reason the pair of lovers were believed to be jihadists was simply down to pure coincidence rather than anything more sinister, Le Parisien newspaperContinue reading “How a call-girl and her Parisian lover were mistaken for terrorists”

Muslim Lives Matter

By CityFella This is a very sad time in my America.  It seems every other day, a black man is killed by the police.  On social media,images are replayed  of black, brown men killed by the police.   For most of my four hour flight last week I watched the San Bernardino Massacre unfold onContinue reading “Muslim Lives Matter”

Our terrorism double standard: After Paris, let’s stop blaming Muslims and take a hard look at ourselves

An Indian child pays floral tribute at a sand sculpture created in remembrance of victims of Friday’s attacks in Paris, in Bhubaneswar, India.(Credit: AP) We must mourn all victims. But until we look honestly at the violence we export, nothing will ever change By: Ben Norton/Salon.com Any time there is an attack on civilians inContinue reading “Our terrorism double standard: After Paris, let’s stop blaming Muslims and take a hard look at ourselves”

The Paint Brush

Perhaps its human nature. Human nature to villainize people who doesn’t look like us or share our beliefs.  With a single stroke of the paint brush, paint millions of people into a narrow corner and convict an entire society based on the actions of a few. Like billions of people across the world I amContinue reading “The Paint Brush”

‘Please don’t be Muslim’: Fears of racial, ethnic profiling in the wake of Boston bombing

A man pauses at the makeshift memorial on Boylston Street to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing April 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Boston continues to return to normal, as businesses and streets are reopened following two bomb explosions at the finish line of the marathon that killed 3 people and injured over aContinue reading “‘Please don’t be Muslim’: Fears of racial, ethnic profiling in the wake of Boston bombing”

Aurora: We shouldn’t be surprised

It’s shocking that shootings like the one in Aurora don’t happen more often: They’re easy to carry out   America is a violent country – our homicide rate is four to 12 times higher than that in more civilized parts of the world – and Aurora, Colo., is more violent than the average American town.Continue reading “Aurora: We shouldn’t be surprised”