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Skeptical Brotha

Keeping a watchful eye on black politics

Last Build Date: Sat, 02 Dec 2017 20:48:17 +0000


The case against Keisha Lance Bottomsskepticalbrotha

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 07:28:24 +0000

Councilwoman Keisha Lance Bottoms is the current face of Atlanta’s decaying 44 year-old regime of corporate sponsored Black leadership. Endorsed by current Mayor Kasim Reed, the personification of Cosbyesque Pound Cake Conservatism, Keisha Lance Bottoms — young, gifted, and Black, fits the mold of telegenic, well-spoken tokens Atlantans always vote for. Kasim and Keisha’s scheming to put…(image)

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Julian Bond 1940-2015skepticalbrothaBHMJulianBondJulian MLK

Sun, 16 Aug 2015 21:02:30 +0000

Horace Julian Bond, Civil Rights Icon, Politician, Writer, and University Lecturer, succumbed to a brief illness on Saturday night at the age of 75. A founder of the legendary Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committe, and the Southern Poverty Law Center, Julian Bond used his life and his activism to blaze a trail of compassionate principle for…(image)

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Alma Adams: Newest Member of the Congressional Black CaucusskepticalbrothaRep-Alma-Adams1-350x235

Thu, 08 May 2014 02:50:07 +0000

  Tuesday saw the election of NC State Representative Alma Adams (D-Guilford), as the next congresswoman from North Carolina’s 12th congressional district. 182 of 182 precincts – 100 percent x-Alma Adams 14,927 – 44 percent Malcolm Graham 7,482 – 22 percent George Battle 4,426 – 13 percent Marcus Brandon 2,974 – 9 percent James Mitchell…(image)

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Leon Jenkins Resigns In DisgraceskepticalbrothaPresident-of-Los-Angeles-NAACP-Leon-Jenkins-Resigns-Over-Decision-to-Give-Donald-Sterling-a-Lifetime-Achievement-Award

Fri, 02 May 2014 02:54:44 +0000

HAT TIP: Los Angeles Times By Angel Jennings May 1, 2014, 7:13 p.m. Los Angeles NAACP President Leon Jenkins has resigned amid scrutiny surrounding the organization’s decision to give awards to disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling. In his letter of resignation Thursday evening, Jenkins said the “legacy, history and reputation of the NAACP is more important to me than…(image)

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Donald Sterling’s House Negro: Leon JenkinsskepticalbrothaNAACP-Donald-Sterling

Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:24:59 +0000

By now you’ve heard of the toxic swirl of racism surrounding Billionaire Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers NBA franchise. What you may not have heard about is the complicity of the Los Angeles NAACP in covering up for this infamous racist with a public relations problem. In 2009, the same year that…(image)

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Hillary isn’t a sure thingskepticalbrothaClinton-Bush

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:05:32 +0000

Betting against Barack Obama is always a losing proposition, but he’s in a race against history that no Democratic president has won in 74 years.  Only twice in American history has there ever been three or more consecutive Democratic Administrations. Both occurrences happened about century apart. Fourteen years into the 21st Century, no party has…(image)

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Y’all need to chill! Seriously!skepticalbrothaRomney Obama

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 12:22:02 +0000

Mitt Romney is the living embodiment of a President from Hollywood central casting.  His all-American good looks and patrician bearing are reassuring to some folk and harkens back to the halcyon days of yesteryear when times were simple and dark people, women and gays knew their proper places.  Following the lead of Congressional Republicans in…(image)

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Chris Christie: an imminent threat in 2016skepticalbrothacory_bookerchris_christie2012-wide

Sat, 22 Sep 2012 20:00:13 +0000

I’ve got a confession to make: I’ve got a bug up my ass about Chris Christie.  He scares me in a way that no Republican does.  It occurs to me that as Mitt Romney sinks into the quicksand of evasive, duplicitous bullshit of his own making, Chris Christie would be having a much better go…(image)

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Chris Christie pays homage to Iowa’s Birther Kingskepticalbrothaiowa-christie-king-torrjpg-55c209522495379b

Sat, 22 Sep 2012 03:30:56 +0000

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has abandoned all pretense of giving a shit about assisting Mitt Romney in toppling Barack Obama this year and has started running in earnest for 2016. This week, the same politician who expressed disdain for “the crazies” in his party flew to Iowa to cozy up to just that in…(image)

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Dear Mr. Leroyskepticalbrotha600full-mad-men-poster

Mon, 12 Mar 2012 01:57:47 +0000

Dear Mr. Leroy, I thought of you today. It was the Mad Men that did it. Watching the pornographic misogyny of that celluloid homage to white masculinity made me think of your black ass. I looked up to you as a boy. Silly me. Daddy was no longer in the picture and none of Mama’s…(image)

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Super Tuesday: Santorum wins Oklahoma, North Dakota, Tennessee, and fights Romney to a draw in Ohioskepticalbrothaiowa-santorum-romney-split-cropped-proto-custom_28

Wed, 07 Mar 2012 04:19:13 +0000

Ohio Results Mitt Romney 451972 38.00% Rick Santorum 439932 37.00% Newt Gingrich 173797 14.60% Ron Paul 110289 9.30% Rick Perry 7367 0.60% Jon Huntsman 6350 0.50% Oklahoma Results Rick Santorum 82764 33.70% Mitt Romney 69088 28.20% Newt Gingrich 66739 27.20% Ron Paul 24190 9.90% Rick Perry 1148 0.50% Michele Bachmann 845 0.30% Jon Huntsman 635…(image)

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Congressman Donald M. Payne 1934-2012skepticalbrothaDon Payne

Tue, 06 Mar 2012 16:10:34 +0000

HAT TIP: By David Giambusso/The Star-Ledger U.S. Rep. Donald Payne, the elder statesman of New Jersey’s congressional delegation, died after a months-long battle with colon cancer today, according to three sources close to the Payne family. The longtime politician was 77. Payne announced last month he was under treatment for colon cancer but said that he expected…(image)

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Congressman Chaka Fattah’s son subject of FBI raidskepticalbrotha8563713_600x338ShulickSarachan101213_fattah_ap_605

Thu, 01 Mar 2012 04:31:39 +0000

HAT TIP:  PHILLY.COM Wed, Feb. 29, 2012, 11:52 AM By Martha Woodall, Mark Fazlollah, Kristen A. Graham, and Joseph Tanfani INQUIRER STAFF WRITERS Federal authorities are investigating why a company owned by the son of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah was paid $450,000 by an education firm that has received millions in contracts from the Philadelphia School…(image)

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You is kind, you is smart, you is really playing a damn Mammy in 2012?skepticalbrothaTHE HELP

Mon, 27 Feb 2012 16:45:47 +0000

Sorry Y’all, I just can’t get over black women of my generation willing to lower themselves to play mammies that whitewash the Jim Crow subjugation of our people while Barack and Michelle Obama are living in the White House.  There is something profoundly deceitful about that which completely ignores the struggle to go from the…(image)

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Sun, 11 Sep 2011 06:40:18 +0000

l Ten years ago today, our nation was attacked by a radical band of sociopathic Islamists led by Osama Bin Laden. They were hell bent on killing as many people as possible to propagate their rancid ideology. They failed. Two wars, ten years, and one trillion dollars later, it was Barack Hussein Obama that finally brought Bin Laden’s reign of terror to an ignominious end. God is…(image)

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