Obama ponders post-presidency library

Obama ponders post-presidency library A news report says President Obama has asked some long-time advisers to start planning his post-White House career, including the location of his presidential library. Close friend and Chicago businessman Marty Nesbitt will head up the process, reports … Read more on USA TODAY Did IRS appointee meet with Obama before […]

Four Stocks You Don’t Know About

Four stocks Wall Street is keeping to itself You won’t get a call from your broker or financial advisor about these names because his firm’s analysts do not “cover” these smaller—some would say boring—stocks. And that’s a shame, because they are often among the market’s biggest winners. But … Read more on CNBC.com    

Obama: 'America back' after recession, but wage inequality 'morally wrong'

Obama: 'America back' after recession, but wage inequality 'morally wrong' (CNN) — The great budget battle of 2013 began in earnest Wednesday with President Barack Obama using two speeches in the Midwest to push his economic fairness message in the face of Republican demands for more sharp spending cuts. Confronting … Read more on CNN Obama […]

Wall Street Activists Target Silicon Valley

Wall Street Activists Target Silicon Valley One year ago, Ben Horowitz, one of the most prominent venture capitalists in Silicon Valley, told tech company CEOs to beware of activist investors. The man whose venture firm had backed and invested in the hottest new social media companies, like … Read more on Forbes Greenberg Says Thirsty Wall […]

The Harsh Lessons of Detroit

The Harsh Lessons of Detroit In an oft-repeated pattern, Wall Street cranked up sales of closed-ends to feed the appetite for a specific type of investment, in this case for income — which is CEFs’ forte because most use leverage and can take advantage of the near-zero interest … Read more on Barron’s Prosecution of […]

Roderick Scott: The Black George Zimmerman

Roderick Scott: The Black George Zimmerman

Roderick Scott, a black man, shot and killed Christopher Cervini, an unarmed 17-year-old white child/teenager, in 2009. Scott faced a charge of first-degree manslaughter after it was reduced from Murder. Scott claimed he shot the teen in self defense. The similarities in this case are uncanny to those of the Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin case […]

Boys and Girls Club of Marion County – We Need Your Help

Boys and Girls Club of Marion County – We Need Your Help

Burglars broke into the Boys and Girls Club of Marion County over the weekend and vandalized the inside, causing thousands of dollars in damage. Police were called out the facility located on Southwest 12th Avenue on Sunday around 1:00 p.m. on July 13, 2013. The police said, “the vandals broke into the south end of […]

Eric Holder Wants Federal Charges Against Zimmerman – Double Standard?

Eric Holder Wants Federal Charges Against Zimmerman – Double Standard?

The black community cannot seem to move past the Not Guilty verdict in the Zimmerman Trial. While violence grows among the black community; breaking out businesses windows, attacking innocent bystanders, and threatening the defense teams families, the NAACP is pressing the DOJ. A Sanford, FL resident who is an African American female said “how can […]

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