Mr. Trammell is a digital media producer, freelance journalist, and author. He is currently a Chief Contributor at the Black Then History Network (BlackThen.com). Formerly, he wrote national radio content for the Michael Baisden Show.
REPARATIONS NOW, MR. PRESIDENT!
By Guest Contributor Bashir Muhammad Akinyele “We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there "is" such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and positive action.”
The Black Media & Black Perspective: American Democracy's Top Mockeries
By Bashir Muhammad Akinyele “Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture.” -Allen Ginsberg As Afrikan people, we need to establish more cable news media platforms in America - to force the world to respect the diversity of Black perspectives, especially the radical, progressive, socialist, communist, Afrocentric, Black nationalist, and Pan-Afrikan views.
The Real America: A Black Perspective
By Bashir Muhammad Akinyele “And when I speak, I don't speak as a Democrat. Or a Republican. Nor an American. I speak as a victim of America's so-called democracy. You and I have never seen democracy - all we've seen is hypocrisy. When we open our eyes today and look around America, we see America, not through the eyes of someone who has enjoyed the fruits of Americanism. We see America through the eyes of someone who has been the victim of Americanism. We don't see any American dream. We've experienced only the American nightmare.”
First-Ever Black District Attorney in Kansas Speaks Out on Systemic Attacks Against Him
After the closing of Election Day on November 8, 2016, voters in the U.S. state of Kansas made history by electing the first-ever black District Attorney in the state’s 29th judicial division.
Patrick Mahomes Has Secured the Highest-Paying Contract in Professional Sports
A young man who is both a newly-crowned Super Bowl champion and the new face of the NFL has just inked an astronomical franchise deal, which will make him the highest-paid athlete in any professional sport.
Business News Makers: An Interview With Lauren Anderson
Human resource management is an absolutely vital function of any business entity regardless of its size and scope. Whether you are a self-made entrepreneur looking to expand your business, or a Fortune 500 CEO looking to downsize your corporation, maintaining, recruiting, and training the right people for the task is a matter of necessity. It is not optional. Deciding against the implementation of proper human resource management is a deliberate decision to fail.
Betsy DeVos’ Idiotic American Slavery Comparison to Pro-Choice is Dead Wrong
As soon as she was appointed to the government post of U.S. Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos (pictured) stoked an abundance of fear into the hearts of middle and lower-class American parents who are reliant on the public school system.