2 Months Later…The Zimmerman Verdict (Facts to Fabric)

Posted by on Sep. 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

    In a society of Reactions and Responses, we at Dirty Rotten Apple chose to patiently wait for the hoopla of the Zimmerman Verdict to undoubtedly die down and watch all of the “enraged” people to go back to business as usual.  When asked, “Are you going to the Trayvon Martin Verdict Rally?”  We […]

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A woman named Shirley….. “Facts to Fabric”

Posted by on Sep. 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

        Biz Markie said it best in his hip hop hit, Nobody Beats the Biz, “Reagan is the Prez but I voted for Shirley Chisholm!” but who is this individual that earned her name into a hip hop classic?  Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm (born November 30, 1924 and died January 1, […]

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Facts to Fabric….”Black Panther Party for Self Determination!!!”

Posted by on Aug. 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

    The Black Panther Party for Self Defense has only been given credit for the stigma of violent and disgruntled Black youth.  Quickly, I will help to shed a new light on the BPP.   If you or anyone that you know has ever benefitted from the Free and Reduced Lunch Program in your […]

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Clean up with….”The Butler”

Posted by on Aug. 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

      Okay, I had every intention to view Lee Daniels “The Butler” on August 16, when it debuted in the movies across the country, however, with so much going on, I had to take a raincheck. After eagerly awaiting and today being the day, it would be a failing if I didn’t write […]

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……for Jobs and Freedom.

Posted by on Aug. 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
March Then and Now

    The last four words are commonly left out of the title of the historic “March on Washington”.    Though we commemorate this historic showing of love, support and unity today, let us not forget that the concerns of August 28, 1963 are still the concerns of August 28, 2013.  Governmental entities have and […]

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