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Glenn’s Strategies for Well-Being: No One Gets Out Alive!

January 28, 2010 by  
Filed under Health, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) It may seem like we are seeing an increase in deaths of folks we know, as well as popular public figures. Truth is, it is mostly about aging. The older you get, the people dying will more and more be folks you know. It’s just that simple. What amazes me is how many […]

Chris Matthews MSNBC: ‘I Forgot Obama Was Black for an Hour’…

January 28, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) MSNBC analyst Chris Matthews, apparently in celebration of the fact that he believes we now have a “post-racial America,” felt the need to congratulate President Barack Obama on his State of the Union Address by proudly claiming that he “forgot Obama was black for an hour.” The comments were made shortly after the […]

Obama focuses on ‘the Benjamins’ in State of the Union…

January 28, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) He came. He saw. He did what was expected. President Barack Obama, one of the greatest orators to ever grace the White House, used his standard recipe of charisma, charm and vocal rhythm to renew his national agenda. I found his State of the Union address to be relatively inspiring, somewhat informative, and […]

Eric Holder’s quiet revolution at the Justice Department…

January 28, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) A quiet revolution is underway and it represents real change that is positively impacting all Americans. In departments and agencies all over Washington, the most diverse Cabinet in American history is retooling and transforming government to better serve the people. Consider the Department of Justice. Over the last year, Attorney General Eric Holder […]

On crime and gentrification…

January 21, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) It is easy to get the impression that America–and black communities in particular–are more violent than ever. We are regularly treated to gruesome crime stories on television news programs, and they often feature black perpetrators. When we are not watching the news, Law and Order, CSI, NCIS and other crime dramas fill our […]

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