The Learning Center, once a viable institution in New Orleans as a part of the New Orleans Public Library, like much of New Orleans no longer exists, it was washed away by Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. The Learning Center in Exile has become one of a documentation of my and others' rites of passage toward personal progress like getting a decent job at middle age or finishing school. It is also a place for political and societal rantings. All of this is to keep you reading here.
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Tavis Smiley: Obama Is The First President Who Hasn't Invited Me To White House
We are diverted from the fact of depression level unemployment in the black community by the whinings of two grown men about another grown man not paying attention to them. I did not vote for these guys to represent me. I did vote for President Obama. The only point that Tavis and Dr. West have in my opinion is that the President has been very dismissive of the black community and the liberal media. I do not know who the President is listening to but they are giving him some terrible advice. Our community is in grave economic pain we are in regression. There is no jobs program and a crazy unwillingness to realize that the macro in macroeconomics is indeed government. At this point it is government that can pull us from falling further into this economic abyss. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost