American Football is quintessentially…American. Unlike soccer (what the rest of the world calls “football”), where participants can’t use their hands as part of the “beautiful game”, Football requires full-body participation in repeated outbursts of violent energy. Also unlike soccer, Football is a game of testosterone; women and young children can neither play it well, nor with the requisite emotion and camaraderie… Read more...
Do you remember this:
I recall the above, and white governors fighting to keep blacks out of universities, church and house bombings, the King assassination… What kept all I saw and heard from destroying the belief that I could accomplish anything? Good parents, and the influence of black church leaders.
In my youth, church officials were the most powerful and influential black political leaders, whether they held elected office or not. Blacks WENT TO CHURCH then, even more than now, including those who would not know Jesus if He slapped them upside the head. The black church dealt with families. It caused businesses to thrive or die. It directed the vote. It impacted nearly every aspect of black life. Read more...
Furquan continues to get things done and to get his message out! Tune in to the latest on his efforts in business and for his community!
If you haven’t been to the website for his business, CP Plasma Center, then now would be a good time for
a first visit…or a revisit.
Recall this portion of the April 2008 Democratic presidential debate regarding taxes:
Credit Charlie Gibson for attempting to make a point: History consistently shows tax revenues are higher when the tax rate is lower. Obama twice sidestepped Gibson’s question, first talking about “fairness” (huh?), effectively saying that lower rates are unfair, no matter how much more money they raise. The second time he questioned the historical link between low tax rates and higher tax revenues by saying “… uh, eh, eh-eh, That MIGHT happen, uh, or it might not…” Hillary Clinton simply answered a different question than the one posed. Read more...
Please sign Furquan R. Stafford, Sr.’s petition.
As you may know, Dr. Charles Richard Drew was a 20th Century black physician who did pioneering medical research into blood transfusions. His medical research efforts made large-scale blood banks possible.
Building a business based on Dr. Drew’s work is one Furquan R. Stafford, Sr.