For many years there has been a debate to whether teachers are placing a lot of emphasis on test taking and teaching to the test. I don't know if you are aware of it but, many schools, particularly high schools students are not allowed to take there ...
Posted Wednesday, July 20th 2011 at 4:28PM
Artist and Philosopher, Okpara Nosakhere, will be speaking at Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center. His lecture/workshop will be on “The Making of a Culture”. The audience will explore how cultures are created and examine the diversity in ...
Posted Wednesday, July 6th 2011 at 2:08AM
From a political perspective, it was a good decision for the president not to show pictures. Such action would set off a chain reaction of negative events. We must remember what had happened in Somalia. The body of an American soldier was dragged thr ...
Posted Wednesday, May 4th 2011 at 2:16PM
Since the royal family believes that England belongs to them and that the people are their subjects, does that mean subjects are equivalent
to slaves or not? ...
Posted Tuesday, March 29th 2011 at 4:32PM
Air,Fire,Earth and Water are the four elements of nature. with out
one of them life would not exist. Over the years corporations are attempting to privatizing these elements (with support of the courts).
As water is being sold to us in bottles and ...
Posted Tuesday, March 29th 2011 at 4:28PM
New Children's Book by artist and educator Okpara Nosakhere called "Why Hyenas Laugh".
A story about an African elder who shares a magical experience with his grandson that changed the life of his village and himself.
We would like the support of t ...
Posted Monday, January 31st 2011 at 11:18PM
First African American to earn a PhD in America?
Patrick Francis Healy or Edward Alexander Bouchet
Edward Alexander Bouchet was the first African American to earn a Ph.D. from an American university. He earned his Ph.D. in physics from Yale Un ...
Posted Monday, January 31st 2011 at 11:08PM
Who are the "Leaders" in your community that address these 5 areas?
1. Food ( Health and Nutrition)
2. Clothing ( Affordable and appropriate )
3. Shelter ( housing for the poor and elderly )
4. Education ( an emphasis on Ancient and contemp ...
Posted Monday, December 6th 2010 at 12:01PM
" Perhaps this is “just” math and science, something American schools have never been good at. Besides, apologists say, Asian students (who score at the top on the TIMSS) are inexplicable math and science geniuses.
Yet low performance is no ...
Posted Monday, November 29th 2010 at 11:11AM
“Independent, self-reliant people are a counter productive anachronism in the collective society of the future in modern society, people will be defined by their associations. The groups they belong to, not by their own individual accomplishments in ...
Posted Monday, November 29th 2010 at 11:10AM
“Kindergarten was created to be a way to break the influence of mothers on their children… Government is the true parent of the child-The state is sovereign over the family”…. Frederich Froebel (1782-1852)-Inventor of Kindergarten 19th century
Posted Monday, November 29th 2010 at 11:08AM
Honest people can’t be trusted to do the wrong thing.
Most people of African descent have made a paradigm shift to follow that which is opposite of who we are. Historically, we came into the world following the directives of nature and the univers ...
Posted Thursday, November 4th 2010 at 1:41PM
There is a post on the Griot News titled "Are Morehouse Men allowed to be Women?"
What is "bad" about all of this in my opinion, is that our young black boys are further being confused by those who want to spread their agenda of destroying what a ...
Posted Tuesday, October 12th 2010 at 12:57PM
Why Teenagers Appear To Be Lost and How We Can Save Them
American society is very disconcerted about the condition of young people today, and should be. It appears that the dilemma lies with the American’s cultural adaptation ...
Posted Sunday, August 29th 2010 at 2:16AM