10 brands that could disappear in 2016

Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear, either through bankruptcies or because of mergers. Bankruptcies of large public companies in 2015 have already exceeded 2014 totals. Similarly, the total value of mergers and acquisitions is projected to hit a record high in 2015. While some of the companies […]

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Oakland officials promote economic cleansing

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Funktown, which is near Lake Merritt, is rapidly being gentrified. You can still find “Funktown” scribbled on sidewalks here and there when the concrete was fresh. But economic cleansing has taken its toll on the hood. It’s just not the same any more. As the renters of Oakland are being terrorized by skyrocketing rents and greedy landlords evicting them by the thousands, city officials have mostly turned a blind eye to the economic cleansing taking place on their watch.<div class=

Source: San Francisco Bay View » Oakland officials promote economic cleansing

Entrepreneurs make strategic deposit in Black-owned bank

(TriceEdneyWire.com)—In a strategic effort to continue the movement of “Black-on-Black economics” circulating dollars in the Black community to every extent possible—a group of Black male entrepreneurs led by the U.S. Black Chambers Inc. has opened accounts with the D.C.-based Black-owned Industrial Bank.

Source: Entrepreneurs make strategic deposit in Black-owned bank | New Pittsburgh Courier

Premature Ejaculation Is Causing Marital Problems

Just Sex: When you visit the doctor together, discuss the possible use of Viagra, Levitra or Cialis and how they can help to minimize PE. There are medications available and being developed for premature ejaculation.

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Have fun, and happy New Year!

Source: Just Sex at The Root: Premature Ejaculation Is Causing Marital Problems – The Root

FDA to Crack Down on Home-based Soap Makers

People who are trying to do good for their families and the planet by living a simple life based on traditional skills are facing yet another assault. Artisanal soap makers say new regulations, proposed by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-California) and Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine), will put them out of business.

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Negroes with Guns

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Black Panthers for Defense

Robert and Mabel Williams embodied the true American spirit. The fighting spirit that uses guns to battle tyranny and oppression around the world. They sacrificed and suffered as a family so that African Americans could be free. Their work made passive civil disobedience much more palatable to the U.S. government, and inspired such groups as the Deacons for Defense and the Black Panther Party for Self Defense.

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Robert Williams meets with Premier Mao Zedong of China

While in exile in Cuba, Robert wrote the biographical Negroes with Guns. The book details the abuses and struggles in Monroe and the events that led up to them leaving the U.S.

Source: Negroes with Guns « NEGROES WITH GUNS

Woman Arrested and Dies While Seeking Help At Florida Hospital

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The Blountstown Police Department released the incident report in the death of 57-year-old Barbara Dawson this afternoon.

Dawson had admitted herself into the hospital the night before because of abdominal pain.

The officer unplugged her oxygen hose and placed her in handcuffs behind her back. Dawson continued to complain of not being able to breathe. The officer escorted her out to his patrol vehicle, where she fell down.

Source: Details released in Dawson case

Truth brings Justice

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“They haven’t found a white mummy yet good luck with that.”…maybe for the same reason, they can’t find white Jesus’ bones.

U.S. Foreign Arms Deals Increased Nearly $10 Billion in 2014

This is sick. The United States which purports itself to be the giant of freedom and peace is really the purveyor of hate and destruction. So many lives could be saved if the USA stopped selling death. IS gets its weapons from dealer who get their weapons from US. Our bullets are killing our soldiers – how sick is that. — KKK

American weapons sales to other countries rose to $36.2 billion last year, more than half of the global arms trade, a congressional study found.

Source: U.S. Foreign Arms Deals Increased Nearly $10 Billion in 2014 – The New York Times