We began the Electronic Village blogging journey on January 13, 2007. Who knew that we would still be around over six years later! We have 3,000 blog posts over the course of that time. The main reason for our longevity is the fact that a blog doesn't cost me anything but time ... and I've managed to blog about things in the African American community that interest me.The landscape for bloggers
SalonOur outrageous media created the Tea PartySalonSandra Fluke's statement on behalf of Georgetown Law Students for Reproductive Justice during a House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee in February 2012 placed her in the center of a firestorm. Her public advocacy for insurance coverage of ...
New York TimesChallenged by Tea Party, Veteran Mississippi Senator Seeks 7th TermNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Thad Cochran, a Mississippi Republican who was first elected to the Senate in 1978, set up a generational and ideological clash in the state's Republican primary when he announced Friday that he would seek a seventh term in 2014.New battlefront emerges in war between Republicans, tea p
New York TimesChallenged by Tea Party, Veteran Mississippi Senator Decides to Run for ...New York TimesWASHINGTON — Thad Cochran, a Mississippi Republican who was first elected to the Senate in 1978, set up a generational and ideological clash in the state's Republican primary when he announced Friday that he would seek a seventh term in 2014.
SC State Museum hosts tea party fit for a kingWISA minister is busted in a local prostitution sting. According to police, the most disturbing part is that he had his two-year-old child with him during the solicitation.More >> · Driver in crash that killed student charged with felony DUI · Driver in ...and more »
San Francisco ChronicleWill tea party activists be able to scrap Wisconsin's Common Core educational ...La Crosse TribuneThe state's conservative tea party base has boldly made its opinions known on a number of issues since throwing their support behind Scott Walker when he ran for governor in 2010. Its latest focus is education, specifically the national Common Core ...Unions and tea part
Prentice Powell is a powerful poet as demonstrated by the following video-clip in which he challenges the Black community with a dark view of the way we are raising the current generation of young people.What did you think?
I suspect that many of our young people agree with the images and words expressed by Suli Breaks in this spoken word poem. Listen to his message and let me know what you think?I think that I was most surprised by how much this British student understood American culture and our American icons. Did you enjoy his flow?
Al Jazeera AmericaGOP Senate primary a tea party testCharlotte ObserverLast year, tea party activists from around the country helped a Texas Republican named Ted Cruz overcome long odds to beat a better-known, better-funded primary opponent backed by the GOP establishment. Could North Carolina be the next tea party ...Why don't liberals have their own tea party?Al Jazeera AmericaFreedomWo
Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and finally we are introduced to Jamie Foxx‘s villainous character, Electro. As the main character, Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Andrew Garfield), reminiscences on all the innocent people he has saved, he realizes he made more enemies. Thus bringing him to his “greatest battle” facing Electro [...]