Shared Interest celebrates its 21st Anniversary Awards Gala, on Thursday May 14, at Espace, located at 635 West 42 Street, Manhattan.
Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell, is Spelman College President-elect.
Read the April 12th New York Times lead editorial, ‘A New Phase in Anti-Obama Attacks,’ which echoes my thoughts since 2009. It is racism pure and simple that motivates the Republican Congress and lawmakers across the nation, to erode the Obama Presidency, his agenda and legacy.
Week after week, racist posts appear on Thee Rant, a blog for current or former New York City police officers: African Americans are called “apes;” a retired officer says one of the blessings of retirement is not having to work the Puerto Rican Day parade, with its “old obese tatted up women stuffed into outfits that they purchased or shoplifted at the local Kmart store; a Middle Eastern cab driver berated by an officer is termed a “third worlder” who should have his “head split open.”