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Former Congressman Booted From Radio Show After Using the “N” Word

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Former Tea Party Congressman Joe Walsh was recently booted from his own radio show for attempting to use the “N” word on air. During his show “The Answer”, Walsh tried to have a conversation about the “N” word as compared to the word Redskins. Apparently, his general manager took issue with the racial slur and cut him off. If you don’t remember Walsh, he’s the deadbeat dad ex-Congressman who made…

Pastor Jamal Bryant says destruction of the black family starts with removing the male

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Pastor Jamal Bryant has been in the news lately for his remarks on the pulpit recently, but those remarks might appear to be a minor excerpt of a longer message.  So, out of fairness to the good pastor, it makes the best sense to put an entire sermon in front of readers so they can decide what he’s all about. In this sermon, Pastor Bryant begins speaking about the kidnapped…

Dr. Umar Johnson explains why black boys are given so much harmful medication

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Black boys are typically the most likely to be placed in special education.  They are also the most likely to be put on special drugs that are designed to control and modify their behavior.  What are the long-term effects of giving medication to your children?  Are they going to be able to live healthy and productive lives, or are the drugs likely to push them down a path toward a…

Did you know: Fatherless men are 20 times more likely to end up in prison?

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Damario Solomon-Simmons isn’t a man of talk.  Sure, he can tell you a few things that will get your attention, including the fact that black males are twenty times more likely to go to prison when they don’t have a father’s guidance.  But he also has an interest in acting upon this information rather than simply dwelling on it. Damario is getting together with several other black men to put…

Some ADHD drugs have side effects that might make a boy gain female body parts

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Some people in the black community are increasingly concerned that gay behavior among black boys has suddenly come into style.  This means that there are either more gay men than in the past, or the ones who are gay are becoming more open and comfortable with it.  People can be who they are meant to be, but some people say this is a trend with an underlying reason. According to…

Dr Boyce Watkins, Steve Perry, Marc Lamont Hill dispel myths about black men in new film

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“Hoodwinked” is a film that should be a must-see for every person of color in America.    It has earned every ounce of buzz that it’s received in mainstream media. The film asks questions about long-held beliefs about black male graduation and incarceration rates and shows you why everything you’ve been led to believe is wrong.  Filmmaker Janks Morton brings together the top black male scholars in the country to…

Dear Academia: Stop Telling Me that Black Boys Are Not Important

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins This week, I sat on a Congressional Black Caucus panel for the Janks Morton film “Hoodwinked,” starring myself, along with Marc Lamont Hill, Jawanza Kunjufu, Steve Perry and Ivory Toldson.   One of the men on the panel was Dr. Bryant Marks of Morehouse College, a highly-respected scholar who focuses on the success of African American males in his research. Professor Marks and I had a brief conversation…

Dr. Boyce Video: Mentorship of Black Boys is Critical to Saving Black America

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In this video, Dr. Boyce Watkins talks with Attorney Karen Wallace out of Chicago.  The conversation centers on the importance of mentoring black boys to save our families and our community.  The video is below and will begin after a brief advertisement:      

Former Red Sox Clubhouse Manager Molested 12 Black Children

Former Red Sox Clubhouse Manager Molested 12 Black Children

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    They had 11 kids and they were all black, almost as if they wouldn’t let this happen to little white boys.” Jerry Sandusky appears to only be the latest in authoritative sports figures who’ve taken advantage of young boys in their care.  Donald Fitzpatrick, a long time clubhouse manager for the Boston Red Sox, molested several boys between 1971 and 1991 in Winter Haven, Florida, where the team…