Homeless Woman in DC, A problem bigger than myself

There is a woman nearby that lives on a bench near a bus stop. What hurts is I do not know how to get her off the bench. And if she does not get off the bench, she could die. In fact, I do not know if she will be there when I drive by and check on her today. It was 30 degrees last night when I drove up to her and called the name she gave me. “Tabatha.”` At first she did not respond.

The Drop Documentary encourages kids to stay in school

This documentary which Dr. Stephanie Myers and helped launch is now used nationwide to help youth understand the awful negatives of dropping out of school. The very talented Chaka Balamani was the producer, I was associate producer. Chaka is my great friend, Dr. Michelle Michele Balamani Silvera son. Stephanie Myers

black-beauty-pageant-winners-split

My what a change. I wonder is the color line finally coming down, even among ourselves. I remember to be in the AKA sorority you had to have a lighter skin color than a brown paper bag. I remember discussing this with Lena Horne in the 1980’s because back in the day, if a black woman did not have the light colored skin, they didn’t have a chance in Hollywood or many jobs. In fact, I interviewed Lena Horne–America’s first Hollywood star– about this because for years she was the standard of beauty for black women. “Sometimes my life was like the title of my son Stormy Weather.

kanye west and mega churches

I warned you that Kanye’s religious activities were linked to support of Trump. Kanye helped paved the way for Trump to host a group of blacks in Atlanta next week and is wooing blacks to Trump and appealing for them to vote for Trump. How shameful. Kanye and Kim lead a multi-millionaire life style that has nothing to with the rest of us and Trump knowing how serious many of us take religion is using Kanye to get young people to vote for him at the same time he is killing affirmative actions and packing the judiciary with racist judges. Shame on Kanye.