Daily Archive: October 15, 2013

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    Tamika Mallory: They Shut Us Down, Now Let’s Shut Them Out

    Really, aren’t you just over it already? Aren’t you over giving people who could not care less about you the power to decide what you eat, when you eat or whether you eat at all? Aren’t you over watching the schools in your community crumble into a hot, social crisis mess, while the private ones across town -– the ones with the sparklingly white wal …

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    Gospel Icon Andrae Crouch Rushed to Hospital

    Legendary gospel star Andrae Crouch was rushed to a hospital Sunday after falling ill in his shower at his Los Angeles home, reports TMZ. The 71-year-old eight-time, Grammy Award-winning performer, songwriter, producer and pastor was taking a shower when he was reportedly overcome by its heat. Crouch, who suffers from diabetes, …

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    City Council Rejects Belle Isle Lease

    The City Council on Monday rejected Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr’s agreement with the state for the lease of Belle Isle according to reports by Fox 2 News: Detroit City Council approved an alternate plan, a shorter lease of 10 years, by a vote of 4 – 2. JoAnne Watson and Brenda Jones voted no. The council says a shorter lease is better for the…