Monday, June 18, 2018


Why can’t we fix Medicare and Social Security?

June 12, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Each year, the trustees of Social Security and Medicare issue their report delivering the news, invariably dismal, about the financial condition of the nation’s two largest entitlement programs. This year, in the report just issued, it’s worse than usual. Last year, the trustees forecast that Social Security and Medicare’s hospital insurance would have to […]

The NFL = National Fascist League.

June 11, 2018 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) “Fascism should more appropriately be called Corporatism because it is a merger of state and corporate power” Benito Mussolini When you look at professional sports, especially pro football in the US, you notice a pattern; almost every stadium is named after a corporate entity. Take a look at the NFL stadium in your town or […]

African-American Voters Must Hold All Politicians Accountable.

June 11, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) It’s that time again. It occurs every year around the same time like clockwork. It’s election season. Political signs infiltrate Black neighborhoods, placed by campaign operatives hoping you remember their respective political candidate come election time. More importantly, these political operatives are hoping your familiarity with their respective candidate will drive you to the […]

Employment Situation Is Improving, Yet Many Blacks Can’t Find Jobs.

June 11, 2018 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) The most recent unemployment rate report seems to contain nothing but good news.  The overall unemployment rate is down to 3.8 percent, the lowest that it has been since 2000.  The Black unemployment rate, at 5.9 percent, is lower than it has ever been.  With the white unemployment rate at 3.5 percent, the ratio […]

Travel Security And How It Has Changed.

June 8, 2018 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Unfortunately, there have been a large number of terrorist attacks that have occurred in this millennium. Of course, 9/11 was one of the worst terrorist attacks of all time, and since then trains and buses have been targeted in numerous countries across the world. In light of the attacks that have happened on travel […]

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