A couple weeks ago, I was debating what I was going to talk about in this sermon. I told Pastor Kelly Ryan I had great reservations talking about the one topic that I think about every single day. Then, a terrorist massacred nine innocent people in a church that I went to, in a city that I still think of as home. At that point, I knew that despite any misgivings, I needed to talk about race… Continue reading
N.H. Reveals 5 More Reasons Why Republicans Stink
Written by Dr. Boyce Watkins on January 10, 2012 1:12 pm – taken from News One
Dr.Watkins is a distinguished American author, scholar, economist, political analyst, and social commentator. He has been on the faculty at Syracuse for 4 years in the Finance Department, and has also presented a lecture series on Financial Theory at The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics during the summer of 2005. He is the founder of the Your Black World Coalition.
“There is little concern about how our nation’s extremist divisions threaten to shake our democracy at its very core.” Being both a renowned economist and political analyst, Dr. Watkins is in an excellent position to give us a “double-barrelled” point of view on America’s current crisis. Read on for a look at what is wrong with the Republican Party today.
The Republican Party has become what Columbia University Professor Marc Lamont Hill described to me as a “race to the bottom,” where the easiest way to lose traction in your candidacy is to prove yourself qualified for the job. Continue reading