Category: political

YouTube, for over 10 years I have begged you to get rid of the racist El Negrito Tomas and El Negro Mama

YouTube is the biggest channel racists have to recruit and spread their views. For over a decade, I have reported hundreds of racist videos and comments that YouTube has refused to remove. Now, YouTube has posted a silly message in support of Black Lives Matter, while still refusing to remove videos like El Negrito Tomas,... Read more »

Glorifying the police is part of the problem

Let me start by saying I am not against the police or for the cancellation of animated children television shows like Paw Patrol, but what I believe must stop is the constant glorification of the police. One of the biggest problems as an African American is entering a courtroom at -100 with a police officer’s... Read more »

Only 53.3% of Chicagoans have filled out their Census which is well behind the national average

Chicago is set to lose millions if not over a billion in funding if more Chicagoans don’t fill out their census information to help the city get its fair share of the more than $675 billion per year that will be distributed based on the census information.Trust me, it only takes a few minutes to... Read more »

Chicago's population numbers and my thoughts on Houston's annexation history

The early population numbers were released by the U.S. Census Bureau. Chicago’s population in 2019 was about the same as the 2010 population numbers, but the city has experienced a population decline the last few years. Hopefully, mayor Lori Lightfoot would do what is right and stop giving billionaires TIF funding to build projects for... Read more »

Chicagoans please take 5 minutes to fill out the U.S. Census online so we can get our fair share of the more than $675 billion per year in federal funds

Since millions of Americans are at home on lockdown during the coronavirus outbreak now would be the perfect time to complete the 2020 U.S. Census online. Trust me, it only takes a few minutes to complete and completing the census would help your community get its fair share of the more than $675 billion per... Read more »

Illinois needs a major city like Milwaukee, Kansas City or St. Louis in Central or Southern Illinois

I am a Midwestern guy all the way through to be honest. I would say there is nothing like living in the Midwest even if I get tired of the coldness of the winter months. Illinois is a good state, but we have problems ranging from violence to debt to population loss, which are problems... Read more »

CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson retiring after his so-called brothers laughed at him

Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson is expected to announce his retirement later on this week, which should not surprise anyone. Come on, a police Superintendent drinking and driving to the point he passed out in his car is more than enough to warrant a change at the top. If you add lying about the incident... Read more »

Top 40 What you won’t find in Chicago List

New York vanilla ice cream. Archway peanut butter cookies. In-N-Out Burger. Jack in the Box. A bunch of pizza restaurant that serves nachos. A pizza restaurant that does not serve Eli’s cheesecake. A Chicagoan who does not hate the New York and Boston accent. A Chicagoan who believes Detroit style pizza is better than Chicago’s... Read more »

Chicago's Trump Tower did not rank as a Top 15 Chicago Hotel by travelers in Condé Nast survey

Donald Trump likes to brag about building the best buildings and hotels. Well, Trump Tower in Chicago did not rank as a Top 15 hotel in Chicago by travelers in Condé Nast 2019 survey of the best Chicago hotels. Trump Tower was ranked as the 19th best hotel in Chicago.  Click on the link below to... Read more »

The Overrated University of Chicago Medical Center has been nothing but pain for the African American community

The University of Chicago Medical Center is supposed to be a pretty decent hospital with a well-known cancer center. Every year, the school and its cancer center receive millions of dollars in donations from alumni, philanthropist and pretty much anyone who believe the school/ hospital would use the money to save lives or improve their... Read more »