The Glover Report: It's Election Time!
Whether it's Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta - wherever, black people have to come to better understand a Delegate from a state Senator and a state Senator from a US Senator. We have to understand what the local Council does, what the state assembly does, and what is done in Congress. We also have to understand the legislation they write and who it impacts. Classic example: prisons. Somebody is voting for more and more prisons. My issue is that too many people who look just like me keep filling these cells. Currently, America has the Gold! It incarcerates 25% of the world's inmates, 40% who are black and male ... like me.
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The Glover Report: Baltimore Morehouse Grad/BPM Scholar/City Alum Leland S. Shelton Acknowledged by Pres. Obama
Well, SPECIAL GUEST on this week’s “Empower Hour” (Tuesday, May 21 from 10-11 am on WOLB 1010 AM from Radio One Baltimore, streaming live at www.wolbbaltimore.com )
is Leland Shelton
, the young man that President Obama made reference to in his speech at Morehouse's Commencement yesterday. Shelton, a 2009 graduate of Baltimore City College, is also a Black Professional Men’s Scholar.
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The Glover Report: An Open Letter to the Memory of Malcolm X: 2013
In retrospect, the book would be ammunition and food for me in a 1980's world where Black America was about to be hit with crack cocaine amidst the Iran-Contra-Crack experiment funded by this government and led by Colonel Oliver North. Little did I know that I would be thrown into another domestic war - and that this book would serve me well as a guide. I now understand that Malcolm was giving suggestions on how to digest America without losing one's mind. Read in Full >>
Op/Ed: Star Parker: Abortion? Right move is crisis counseling, birth
They work with pregnant women in trouble and provide them the services they need to have their children. They provide ultrasound, parental counseling, life-management counseling, help with the physical needs of the mother and child and, if need be, help with adoption services.
Unwanted pregnancies often are the result of loneliness, fear and a lack of information. Crisis pregnancy centers deal with all this. Read in Full >>