Saturday, January 25, 2020


How To Get Your Small Business Involved In The Local Community.

January 24, 2020 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) When you first start your business, you are focusing on the idea, the funding, the operational logistics, the premises and the products. You then move on to thinking about the customers, you then launch, and then finally, you take a breath and look around. That is when it hits you. You are now […]

2019; Does a ‘Minimum Wage’ Hike Lower the Suicide Rate?

January 23, 2020 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) This is a new one. The New York Times headline read: “Minimum Wage Raises Could Lower Suicide Rates, Study Says.” But there was a subheadline: “It was the latest study to suggest that effects of wage increases reach beyond economic welfare, but some experts pushed back on the findings.” Let us “push back.” […]

Sure Glad to Be Blackity Black!

January 23, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) When you think about the harsh treatment Black people have experienced, and still experience in this country, when you think of 400 years of Black people being enslaved, having gone through Jim Crow, segregation, lynching and every indignity you can think about, don’t you at least say to yourself, “I’m sure glad I’m […]

Donald Trump Comes Out Swinging Against Impeachment.

January 23, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) The White House fired back at Trump’s impeachers Monday, taking aim at their far-fetched legal arguments and their dishonesty. Trump’s lawyers called the Democrats‘ grounds for impeachment a “made-up theory.” They singled out House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff for “lying,” violating “basic fairness” and “concocting” the whistleblower complaint. The White House brief is […]

Is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Dream Being Denied or Deferred? Disparities in Housing Perpetuate Racial Wealth Gap.

January 20, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Once again, the only federal holiday honoring a person of color will be celebrated across the nation. The 38-year span of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life continues to be remembered and revered. Since his tragic death, time has shown he was also prophetic.   “Change does not roll in on the wheels of […]

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