Day: October 1, 2003

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Business Planning: The Only Way to Go!

There are few greater joys in life than running one’s own business.  Especially when  it’s something one is passionate about and really enjoys doing; when it’s  theirs, it’s pure pleasure.  Even when the business is not making money, the benefits of ownership – not having to answer to someone, being able to do things one’s […]readmore

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THE PARENT'S

NOTEBOOK Rescuing the Souls of Our Children We have some choices to make.  Do we continue to do the same things over and over and expect different results? (That has been called insanity)  Or do we summon the courage to rescue our children from the labels and the stigma placed on them by institutions that […]readmore

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School System Changes

Unite Bedford-Stuyvesant Parents With the new school year under way, parents from the old Community School District 16 are meeting and evaluating how the restructured school system is affecting their children’s learning. Gone are the days when principals, with the input of teachers, set instruction and core curriculum. Under the current structure, all but slightly […]readmore

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Million Youth March: Work to be Done

By David Mark Greaves Parking had been cleared and the metal barricades stretched almost a mile, from Franklin Avenue to Marcus Garvey Boulevard.  The police had set up their command post in the usual spot, the eastside of St. Andrew’s Place at Herkimer Street and were discretely deployed around the area. By 12:30pm. the crowd […]readmore

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Cancer in the Village

To the Editor: I posted the link for this article today to a group of whites who refuse to believe or admit about the takeover(gentrification). All they have been doing is calling me a “poor me victim conspiracy minded individual”. I posted the link to back up my statements and show and prove. However, it […]readmore

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Business Planning: The Only Way to Go!

By Sydney E. Wayman There are few greater joys in life than running one’s own business.  Especially when its something one is passionate about and really enjoys doing; when its theirs, its pure pleasure.  Even when the business is not making money, the benefits of ownership – not having to answer to someone, being able […]readmore

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Amina Lawal's Appeal is Won!

www.AllAfrica.com Today, September 25, 2003, the Katsina State Sharia Court of Appeal has vindicated Ms. Amina Lawal’s appeal against her conviction for adultery and sentence of stoning to death. A four to one majority of the full five judge panel upheld every single one of the grounds of the appeal. The Sharia court held that […]readmore