Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals

Brooks Wheelan and Anderson .Paak of Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals Get Psychic Readings with The Divine Prince at House of Blues! Voodoo Fest 2016
🔮 All is a Blessing! 🎩 #RespectTheVoodoo 🐍

Talk about a jam packed #dayoff! We sent Brooks Wheelan to connect with Anderson .Paak and the Free nationals for an authentic New Orleans experience. They talk past, present and future before we get backstage and in the crowd at the VooDoo Music Festival.

Advertisements
Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Inspired By Black Panthers, People’s Breakfast Oakland Helps Those Neglected By Government

Moorbey'z Blog

In the 1960s, the Black Panther Party introduced a program in the United States that was unheard of at the time — a free breakfast initiative for school children. At least 20,000 kids in 19 cities in the country were offered eggs, toast, grits, and other food every school day.

The program, inaugurated in 1969 in Oakland, California, was just one aspect of the Panthers’ wider community-based movement, which emphasized self-determination.

As the publication Black Perspectives explained, “One of the fundamental aspects of the [Panthers] was their commitment to serving black communities through a variety of social programs including ambulance services, health clinics, and the creation of schools. One of the most successful of these social programs was the Free Breakfast for Children Program, which provided food for children all across the United States.”

A new movement growing in Oakland aims to recreate this approach, filling in the spaces where…

View original post 629 more words

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Mississippi Black Codes (1865)

Moorbey'z Blog

The status of Blacks was the focal problem of Reconstruction. Slavery had been abolished by the Thirteenth Amendment, but the white people of the South were determined to keep the Black population in “their place,” socially, politically, and economically. This was done by means of the notorious “Black Codes,” passed by several of the state legislatures. Northerners regarded these codes as a revival of slavery in disguise. The first such body of statutes, and probably the harshest, was passed in Mississippi in November 1865. Four of the statutes that made up the code are reprinted below.
During 1865, Andrew Johnson put into effect his own plan of Reconstruction, establishing procedures whereby new governments, elected by white voters only, would be created in the South. Among the first laws passed by the new governments were these Black Codes, which attempted to regulate the lives of the former slaves. These laws granted…

View original post 4,541 more words

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Revolutionary Daily Thought

Moorbey'z Blog

“Politikal power grows out the barrel of the gun.” Mao Zedong

View original post

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Hurricane Irma

Divine Peace and Serenity!

Dutch Guyana

Hurricane Irma

This article documents a current tropical cyclone. Information regarding it may change rapidly as more information becomes available; news reports and other primary sources may be unreliable. The last updates to this article may not reflect the most current information about this tropical cyclone for all areas. Please refer to your local weather service or media outlets for the latest weather information pertaining to a specific location.

Hurricane Irma is an extremely powerful tropical cyclone that is currently making landfall in Cuba and is threatening the Southeastern United States. It is the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic basin outside the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico, and is tied with the 1935 Labor Day hurricane as the strongest landfalling cyclone on record in the Atlantic basin as well as the strongest Atlantic hurricane since Wilma of 2005 in terms of maximum sustained winds, the most intense…

View original post 1,093 more words

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Recipe: Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

Chef Kamarad

Recipe: Chocolate Raspberry Cookies

View original post

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Rolo Cookies

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Oh how I Love it when you call My Indian Red!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment