Day: May 14, 2008

MAYOR TO HONOUR JIM JONES FOR HIS AIDS/HIV WORK

Diplomats crew member Jim Jones will lend his talent and support to a good cause with an appearance at the National HIV Testing Day ceremony in Jersey City, New Jersey. The Harlem-based MC will speaking on the importance of being tested for AIDS at the event, which will take place June 27, at middle school PS # 4 107. Organized by the City of Jersey City, National HIV Testing Day is a community mobilization and social marketing campaign that encourages people to []

RACIST BARACK OBAMA T-SHIRTS FOR SALE

Do you happen to be one of those individuals who believes that the blatant racism/ignorance prevelent in the 1940’s, 1950s and 1960s is a thing of the past?  Well here’s a gentle reminder for you. It isn’t and still exists in the 21st century! A monkey eating a banana …. how original………………..(sigh…….) The publishing company that owns the Curious George image says it is considering legal action to stop the sale of a T-shirt depicting Barack Obama as the monkey from children’s books. The T-shirts are being peddled by Marietta []

UK NEWS: TEENAGERS ARRESTED OVER OXFORD STREET STABBING DEATH / MURDER VICTIM WAS ALSO SET TO STAND TRIAL FOR HORRIFIC RAPE ATTACK

Police say Steven Bigby was stabbed after a drink was thrown Two teenagers have been arrested by police investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in London’s West End. Steven Bigby, 22, was stabbed in the chest soon after leaving a McDonald’s restaurant on Oxford Street with friends on Monday afternoon. Detectives arrested two men aged 18 and 19 in connection with the killing. Police said Mr Bigby died after two groups clashed in a “spontaneous incident”. A knife has been recovered from []