Thursday, August 17, 2017


Why Obama should reconcile with Rev. Jesse Jackson…

February 23, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Say what you want about Rev. Jesse Jackson, but the value of his legacy cannot be denied. Few have made the sacrifices Jackson has made, and few can match his historical significance when it comes to America’s quest for equality and civil rights. Every politician or American citizen who wishes to question the […]

Tiger digs a deeper hole…

February 22, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Nice try Tiger but it won’t work. Simply gazing into the eye of a lone camera, taking no questions from reporters, and then making a terse plea for privacy, a promise to be a better Tiger, and dropping a hint that he’ll return to golf, won’t buy forgiveness or peace. It will do […]

Leadership Secession In The Black Community…

February 22, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Last week, California Representative Diane Watson announced she would not seek re-election to her 33rd Congressional District seat. It was a much anticipated announcement after months of “rumors” that she would. Diane Watson is one of the most respected elected officials in the history of California black politics. She was the first black […]

Why sexaholics get no love…

February 22, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) R & B singer, Eric Benet, was probably the most infamous black sex addict in America – until golf superstar, Tiger Woods, came along and stole the title with just a few easy strokes. As we all know, Woods is now undergoing therapy for what’s reportedly an addiction to sex. Yet, whether it’s […]

How to find 15 minutes of fame in reality TV…

February 22, 2010 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Within the last few years the popularity of reality television shows has sky-rocketed thanks to the obscene violence and dramatic “characters.” However, much credit is also given to black cast members and both A and B-list celebrities that have their own programs. The minute-by-minute excitement and constant fighting is what keeps viewers fixated […]

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