Insight News

Wednesday
Apr 16th

Archives

Filter 

  • Ventura wrong in describing Lott comments as ‘slip of tongue’

    Contrary to what Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura would have us believe, U.S. Sen. Trent Lott’s praise of fellow Republican Sen. Strom Thurmond’s 1948 segregationist presidential candidacy was not a mere slip of the tongue, ......
  • Everybody wins, everybody endures in Antwone Fisher film

    In the new film Antwone Fisher, everybody endures, prevails and wins in their own individual way. That applies to acclaimed actor Denzel Washington’s directorial debut, to the cast of ......
  • Film reviews: Now showing at your home via cable television

    Premiere actors Stephen Dorf, Norman Reedus and Matt Dillon show you how it's done in Deuces Wild, a powerful, tragedy of gang-related, White-on-White crime. ...
  • HBCUs: Have they outlived their usefulness?

    For many, it’s a given that historically Black colleges and universities will be around. After all, as institutions, they’ve been in existence for more than 150 years, established during a time when Blacks had no other alternatives to pursue higher e...
  • Gov. Ventura goes Back In The Day!

    Gov. Jesse Ventura made good on a promise to appear live in the KMOJ studios last Sunday (Dec.22) with Ray Richardson, host of “Back In The Day,’’ the popular R&B oldies show......
  • AIDS still leading cause of death of Black men

    Thanks to breakthrough new medicines, we’re making a lot of headway against AIDS in the United States. But AIDS is still a killer disease – it’s the leading cause of death for African American.....
  • Black elderly warehoused with worst facilities with worst health care services

    For the last two months, I have gone through the painful but enlightening experience of visiting perhaps 25 nursing homes in two states. And in that process I have gained an even more acute appreciation of ......
  • Cervical cancer: Some risks can be reduced

    January 2003 is National Cervical Cancer Prevention month. The uterine cervix is the lower, narrow part of the uterus (womb) that connects the uterus with the vagina. It is part of the female reproductive system. ...
  • Defining Christmas anew

    So, my wife Cheryl asks me, “What would you like to do for Christmas this year?” Christmas…Bah hum bug. I must admit there’s something about the Christmas season that makes an Eben-Negro Scrooge out of me. ...
  • No to Lott

    Mississippi Senator Trent Lott Friday announced that he resigned his post as Senate Majority leader, but that he would still remain in the Senate. His resignation came after he made comments on December 5 that suggested the United States would be a bette...
  • White nationalism at heart of Lott, republican party political history

    The comments made by Mississippi Sen. Trent Lott, Majority Leader of the U. S. Senate, have been politely rebuffed by Democrats and Republicans alike,......
  • Personal power for global impact

    “Conversations with Al McFarlane” airs Monday mornings on KFAI-Fresh Air Radio (90.30 FM in Minneapolis, 106 FM in St. Paul) from 11 a.m – 12 Noon. It is now broadcast, however, live from Lucille’s......
  • Improvement set for KMOJ programming

    R.C. Williams, newly appointed KMOJ operations manager, announced at last week’s Insight/KMOJ Policy Forum that KMOJ Radio (89.9 FM] has begun a restructuring process......
  • Grand jury to look at Burns homicide

    The sorry state of affairs between Minneapolis African Americans and the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) continues to worsen. The death of Christopher Burns during a struggle with police has been ruled a homicide. ...
  • Republicans have long honored Lott

    I believe that US Senator Trent Lott should step down as Republican majority leader of the U. S. Senate, not because of what he said at Strom Thurmond’s 100th birthday party, but because of what those words revealed about Lott. ...
  • Presidency province of White males

    While it may appear that the current uproar regarding Trent Lott is somehow about us, our ability to penetrate the national stage is becoming less and less attainable each day. ...
  • Boycott effective tool for leveraging economic parity

    I was recently interviewed on “Florida Speaks Out,” a radio show in Ft. Lauderdale, (Mystik Radio 1580 AM). The show is hosted by Brother Jean Jabouin and Ms. Ivy, natives of Haiti and Jamaica, respectively....
  • Price educates public in his search for kidney

    The Dec. 10 Insight/KMOJ Public Policy Forum provided a vital community service, alerting the public that one among us is in peril. Retired professional William Price, Ph.D. who has contributed......
  • Mhiriphiri Gallery presents Africa’s great arts tradition

    Mhiripiri Art Gallery is a cultural oasis, an aesthetic feast with rows and rows of surreal beauty upon which to gaze. As thoughts turn to Christmas and Kwaanza, this is an ideal place to go for thoughtful gift-giving. ...
  • Piñero, Spider Man make excellent cable television home viewing

    This week' on Time Warner Cable Videos On Demand:Piñero does pioneering spoken-word artist and sterling playwright Miguel Pinero appreciable justice. ...

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus



Facebook Twitter RSS Image Map

Latest show

  • April 15, 2014
    Sonny Singh, trumpet player for Red Baraat. Sheila Raye Charles and Reverend Colin Akehurst with MetroHope Recovery Ministries.

Business & Community Service Network