New effort to harm Obama in eyes of black voters will fail

By: Thursday October 11, 2012 7:46 am

According to the Advocate magazine, there is now a HUGE effort to keep African-Americans from voting for President Obama because of his support of marriage equality: A nonprofit group of African-American faith leaders has pledged $1 million toward an anti-Obama ad campaign encouraging black voters to abandon the president at polls in November, due to [...]

Phony civil rights activist attacks Michelle Obama’s speech

By: Thursday September 6, 2012 7:55 am

Michelle Obama turned out the Democratic National Convention two nights ago Unfortunately, the negative effect is that her awesome speech brings out fakes out of the woodwork, including the head fake, Alveda King. For the benefit of those who do not know, Alveda King is the niece of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. [...]

Alveda King speaks about her accusation against Bayard Rustin . . . or does she?

By: Wednesday May 30, 2012 7:40 am

Yesterday, I conducted a very short, very interesting (to say the least) interview with Alveda King, Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr’s niece. The interview stemmed from recent accusations she made about her uncle’s gay aide and the architect of the 1963 March on Washington, Bayard Rustin. Ms. King charged in a statement : “The 21st century [...]

Dear Alveda King, your lie about Bayard Rustin will NOT go unanswered!

By: Thursday May 24, 2012 7:37 am

Dear Ms. Alveda King, I have watched your “career” as an “activist” and a “leader” over the years with a mixture of amusement and annoyance. I was amused as to how you were suddenly anointed as a voice for the black community simply because you are Martin Luther King, Jr’s niece. And I was a [...]

Anti-equality religionists prop themselves up with unearned honorary titles

By: Monday August 9, 2010 12:47 pm

We’re all used to the Elaine Donnelly and David Blankenhorn types whose only “expertise” seems to be hating gays.  But what about those like Alveda King, Ken Hutcherson and Harry Jackson who go a step farther and command respect or imply authority by using an unearned title? Titles have a lot of power.  Deference is [...]

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