Infinite Zion Farms

Are you in the Central Florida area and in need of some delicious produce? Well, I’d recommend Infinite Zion Farms. Based in Central Florida, Infinite Zion Farms is an alliance of African American farmers that provides organic produce and nutritional education to low-income communities. Owned and operated by Zion Farms & Market, a 501(c)(3) organization,…

NFAC: Not F*cking Around Coalition

Videos floating around online introduced me to a now nationally recognized group, and it prompted me to do some research. On July 4, 2020, the Black Militia, known as the NFAC (Not F*cking Around Coalition), made their debut in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Marching into the stomping grounds of the Ku Klux Klan, the organization sent…

Zindzi Mandela Contracted COVID-19 Before Passing

Greetings All, I don’t know what rock I’ve been hiding under, but I just found out about the passing of Zindzi Mandela. The following information comes from Africa News. Zindzi Mandela, daughter of South Africa’s anti-apartheid activists Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela and Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela, passed away on July 13 at the age of 59. She…

Will The Coronavirus Vaccine Be Mandatory?

If you’ve been following this blog, then you’re aware of my feelings towards vaccines; I don’t trust them. So questioning whether or not the coronavirus vaccine will be mandatory became inevitable. And upon doing some research, I came across a history lesson from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that ties directly to COVID-19….

Teenage Boy Given Estrogen For Behavioral Issues

I saw some extremely disturbing but not surprising news earlier and had to share. The following information comes from The Los Angeles Times. A 16-year-old boy held at an LA County Juvenile Hall developed enlarged breasts after he was prescribed estrogen to treat a behavioral disorder. The teen, whose identity hasn’t been revealed because of…

Second Stimulus Checks Are On The Way!

As millions of Americans remain unemployed due to the coronavirus outbreak, talks of stimulus checks remain at the forefront. Upon doing some research, I found some updates. The following information comes from Forbes. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed that the second wave of stimulus checks are on the way and it will be a one-time payment…

Nigeria’s Dismissal of Madagascar’s COVID-Organics

In a previous post, I highlighted Madagascar’s COVID-19 tonic and their partnership with Equatorial Guinea. Well, recent news coming out of Nigeria is going against their union and product. The following information is from AA. Nigeria’s Pharmaceutical Research Institute has rejected Madagascar’s coronavirus herbal mixture, COVID-Organics (CVO). The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Development…

Self-Assessment

I’ll ask the question again: Will combating intraracial violence ever become a serious movement, or are we going to continue to deflect? Rest In Peace, Sincere Gaston Until Next Time…

Gambia To Repeal Skin Bleaching Law?

There’s some disturbing news coming out of Gambia that I had to share. The following information comes from Africa News. Gambian Members of Parliament (MPs) are debating the repeal of a skin bleaching law passed by former President Yahja Jammeh. Passed in 1996, this law banned the import of skin lightening products and imposed a…

Fatal Affair

Greetings Folks, I recently watched Netflix’s Fatal Affair and had to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Peter Sullivan, Fatal Affair stars Nia Long, Omar Epps, and Stephen Bishop. After a one-night fling with a college classmate, Elle Warren (Long) decides…

The Facebook “Hate Memes” Challenge

This crybaby, milquetoast culture that came with the new millennium is driving me crazy. And a current news article shows why. The following information comes from the National File. Facebook recently launched the “Hateful Memes Challenge,” where a $100,000 prize will be offered to anyone who can develop artificial intelligence to detect hate speech memes….

Reactionaries vs. Revolutionaries

“Black Love is a revolutionary act.”   That quote has been used by African-centered scholars like Dr. Frances Cress Welsing and Dr. Amos Wilson for sometime, but I didn’t grasp the true meaning of it until I started looking at the plight of African people through a political lens. Many of our discussions surrounding Black…