1950s, 1960s, 1970S, 1980s, Affirmative Action, Africa Trade, African Diaspora, African Slave Trade, American education, Betrayal, Black boys, Black men, Black Panther Party, Black Panthers, Black women, Black Youth, Church, City Life, Civil Rights, Civil Unrest, Civil War, CONGRESS, Control, Corporate America, Counter Culture, Diaspora, Disintegration of the family, Eleanor Roosevelt, Exploitation, Family, Family Unit, Freedom, GOP, Greed, Hard Work, Hatred, HISTORIC MONUMENTS, Hunger, Incarceration, Independence, Inequality, Injustice, Inner Strength, Jail, Justice, Ku Klux Klan, MURDER, New York City, OBAMA, Old Age, Panthers, People of color, Police Brutality, Politics, Poverty, Prayer, Prison, Race Relations, Relationships, Religion, Rythm & Blues, School children, Scuffling, Slave labor, Social Activism, Stop and Frisk Laws, Street Life, Supreme Court, Teenagers, Teens, Terrorism, The Blues, The Family, Trans Atlantic Slave Trade, Uncategorized, Uran blight, Urban growth, Urban Life, Viet Nam, Viet Nam War, War, Welfare

RACE FOR EQUALITY

Today I invite you to view my video commentary on the issue of Racial Equality - or Inequality - in our country. This video reviews America's dark and divided past, juxtaposed with our still dark and divided present - and the challenges facing us as we struggle to understand one another and heal this great… Continue reading RACE FOR EQUALITY

African Diaspora, Black boys, Black men, Black Youth, City Life, Civil Rights, Civil Unrest, Civil War, Control, Disrespect, Exploitation, Freedom, Hatred, Incarceration, Inequality, Injustice, Inner Strength, Justice, Ku Klux Klan, Negative thinking, People of color, Police Brutality, Politics, Positive Thinking, Race Relations, Relationships, Separation, Spiritualism, Street Life, Terrorism, Uncategorized, Urban Life, War

A MESSAGE TO THE BROTHERS

In looking through some old notes I found an unpublished post written by our Senior Contributing Writer, "Q" Montgomery, who was tragically taken from us almost two years ago. Now, especially in light of the murderous rampage being waged today against the black man by some of our so-called "peace officers" who are sworn to… Continue reading A MESSAGE TO THE BROTHERS

Betrayal, City Life, Civil Unrest, Control, Corporate America, Freedom, Greed, Hatred, Injustice, Inner Strength, New York City, Politics, Prayer, September 11, Terrorism, War, World Trade Center

THE NUMBING OF SEPTEMBER 11 PART 1

The Numbing of September 11  Part 1 THIS POST IS OFFERED IN RESPECTFUL MEMORY OF THOSE INNOCENT VICTIMS AND VALIANT FIRST RESPONDERS WHO LOST THEIR LIVES ON OR AS A CONSEQUENCE OF, THE TRAGEDY OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 © PJ Hayward.  New York 2008 First Published by Hold On Publishing Co. New York 2009 For… Continue reading THE NUMBING OF SEPTEMBER 11 PART 1

Greed, Hatred, Injustice, Inner Strength, New York City, Politics, Prayer, September 11, Terrorism, War, World Trade Center

THE NUMBING OF SEPTEMBER 11 PART 2

The Numbing of September 11  Part 2 © PJ Hayward.  New York 2008 First Published by Hold On Publishing Co. New York 2009 Honestly I don’t remember if my office was open or if I even went to work the couple of days following the 9/11 attacks.   I draw a blank trying to think… Continue reading THE NUMBING OF SEPTEMBER 11 PART 2