Friday, December 13, 2019


Nooses, Lynching, And Racial Intimidation Still.

October 31, 2019 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Are the use of nooses as symbols of intimidation rising in the workplace? Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) data says that reports of racism and discrimination are on the rise. Their data does not speak to nooses, particularly. Still, it is disturbing to peruse newspaper reports to learn that at purportedly “woke” workplaces […]

Black Women Must Rise Up Again!

October 31, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Recently, I was honored to meet Arikana Chihombori-Quao, Africa Union Ambassador, at the World Conference of Mayors at Tuskegee University. She delivered a masterpiece that those of us in attendance will never forget. The event was led by Mayor Johnny Ford, Founder of the World Conference of Mayors. The ambassador provided a roadmap […]

The Internet: The Good, The Bad, And The Downright Ugly.

October 29, 2019 by  
Filed under Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Since the inception of the internet age in the early 90s, many of us have been glued to a world online ever since.  And that’s fine, to an extent. For the most part, the internet is a good thing. The virtual landscape offers us a wealth of entertainment possibilities. With games to play, […]

Is It Time For A Career Change?

October 25, 2019 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) A career change is a pretty tempting prospect for everyone from time to time. After all, who doesn’t like the idea of a change every now and then? Of course, for many of us, it never really goes much further than an idea. This can often be for a lot of different reasons, […]

Congressman Elijah Cummings – Conscience Of The Congress.

October 24, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), AFSCME President Lee Saunders, and Democratic activist and pastor Leah Daughtry took to the stage to have a conversation about politics, voting, and political courage.  Congressman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) was scheduled to attend the Spirit of Democracy awards dinner, hosted by the National Coalition for Black Civic Participation (NCBCP) on […]

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