Democrats, don't filibuster Gorsuch. Let's Strategize and Negotiate.

Democrats, don't filibuster Gorsuch. Let's Strategize and Negotiate.
Democrats, don’t filibuster Neil Gorsuch. For a conservative Republican pick, he is one I’m okay with. He seems reasonable and not self-serving. Instead, Strategize and Negotiate. It’s clear you don’t know these words or how they work so let me explain. Your guy (Democrats) goes to their guy (Republicans) and says “We will approve Gorsuch if... Read more »

Kurt Summers for Mayor 2019 #ByeRahm

Kurt Summers for Mayor 2019 #ByeRahm
It’s been a long time since I’ve posted in my blog. I needed to take some time to decompress from all the violence, corruption, and stupidity in Chicago. But I’m back and I’m ready to finish what I started…my top 3 incompetent Chicago leaders hit list. Here is an excerpt from the open letter I... Read more »

Where is Rahm Emanuel and What is He Doing?

Where is Rahm Emanuel and What is He Doing?
I’m putting out an APB on my mayor, Rahm Emanuel…you know the guy. Slender, tailored suits, short finger, sweaty lip, salt pepper hair, Northwestern diction peppered with pithy curse words. I swear I haven’t heard a peep out of him in the past couple of weeks. Is he still crying in the bathroom over losing... Read more »
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Was Private Micah Xavier Johnson, the Dallas sniper, suffering from PTSD?

Was Private Micah Xavier Johnson, the Dallas sniper, suffering from PTSD?
Private Micah Xavier Johnson was a product of the United States Military Private first class Micah Xavier Johnson was a 25-year old U.S. soldier who did a six-month tour of duty in Afghanistan during his six years of service in the Army Reserve. He was a carpenter and masonry specialist. Private first class Micah Xavier... Read more »

Black Chicago 2016 Summer Events (June-Sept)

Black Chicago 2016 Summer Events (June-Sept)
Summer in Chicago offers an array of festivals, concerts, events, parties, and outings in every neighborhood. Here’s my list for Summer 2016 hot happenings which showcase the diverse array of ethnicity, heritage, and culture of my city. Grab your red cups and get ready for more amazing adventures in SummerTimeChi! #FollowTheRedCup June 2016 June 15... Read more »

An Open Letter to Mayor Rahm Emanuel

An Open Letter to Mayor Rahm Emanuel
Dear Mayor Emanuel, I applaud your address this morning to the city council. Thank you for publicly apologizing for the police shooting death of Laquan McDonald and for acknowledging the deep seated problems we have in Chicago. I accept your apology and look forward to working together. I would like to arm you with some... Read more »
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Spike Lee's Chi-Raq opens TODAY

Spike Lee's Chi-Raq opens TODAY
This is it! Today’s the day! December 4th is the official release date of Spike Lee’s new joint, Chi-Raq. The title of the movie has been hotly contested and debated from Chicago’s city halls to every church, barbershop and dinner table. I love the title and am glad Spike Lee decided to use his talents,... Read more »

TONIGHT I’m Going to Watch “The Wiz” and Win

TONIGHT I’m Going to Watch “The Wiz” and Win
It’s hard being Black in America. The constant bombardment of racism and ignorance is depressing and exhausting. These last few months have been particularly trying, but tonight…tonight I have a wonderful reason to celebrate my Blackness. Back in the 80’s, the groundbreaking and hilarious Cosby Show almost single-handedly revived the sitcom genre and propelled NBC... Read more »

State's Attorney Anita Alvarez Works For the Police; Not the People

State's Attorney Anita Alvarez Works For the Police; Not the People
Anita Alvarez has spent her entire legal career in the State’s Attorney’s Office. Her career began as an Assistant State’s Attorney in 1986. She moved up the ranks and in 2008 was elected to the office of Cook County State’s Attorney making her the first Hispanic woman elected to this position. In 2012, she easily... Read more »
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CPD Superintendent Garry McCarthy Hates Black People

CPD Superintendent Garry McCarthy Hates Black People
Hate is a strong word…the strongest…which is why I don’t use it capriciously or even in jest. I’ve never heard Garry McCarthy state that he hates Black people, but since actions speak louder than words, I have come to this conclusion. I’ve observed Garry McCarthy’s leadership since his appointment in 2011. Though I didn’t always... Read more »