JenebaSpeaksEmpowering online digital entrepreneurs and professionals to create great things online

Dear Mainstream Media: Please retire “Tsunami” as a Political Idiom

To accompany my Political Idiom for Dummies post forthcoming, listen to this week’s rant on my Blog Talk Radio show Right of Black about the overuse of a new political idiom, “tsunami.” Listen to it HERE! Jeneba “JJ Ghatt”,is editor at Jenebapeaks.com, an online hub where she helps social media butterfly who empowers digital entrepreneurs and […]

Read more

Tags: , , , ,

Obama gets heckled at Bowie State Univ Rally in MD Today

Some kid who I am assuming does NOT go to the historically Black Bowie State University got what looks like was his girlfriend to videotape him heckling the president’s message at a rally at Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland today in support of Senatorial candidate Incumbent Barbara Milkulski and Governor Martin O’Malley. After he […]

Read more

Tags: , , , ,

Is DeMint’s judgment of unwed mothers indicative of society as a whole?

South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint is catching heat for a position he took in 2004 saying that openly gay individuals and single mothers who are involved in a sexual relationship should not be allowed to teach in schools.  He did not weigh in on whether unwed men should be allowed to teach, however. Speaking at […]

Read more

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Roots, Rock & Rally: The Roots to Perform for Obama’s Philadelphia Rally

So one of my favorite bands, The Roots, will be opening for the President’s rally in Philly this Sunday as part of Obama’s “Moving America Forward” rally series. Going to head out there for Politic365.com and see if I can witness first hand and account for the the spirit of what the president and the […]

Read more

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Photos of my meeting with DNC Chair Tim Kaine…

Well, it wasn’t just me alone, but me and other influential African American Bloggers. (smile) check out the other pics here. And a post about my feedback to the experience here. Jeneba “JJ Ghatt”,is editor at Jenebapeaks.com, an online hub where she helps social media butterfly who empowers digital entrepreneurs and professionals to create great things […]

Read more

Tags: , , , , ,

Phone Numbers to the Most Important People in the World

  I thought you might be interested in keeping a list of very important telephone numbers of important people. I thought I’d share. Enjoy! Warren Buffett (402) 346-1400 Jimmy Buffett (305) 292-1435 Rahm Emanuel (202) 456-1111 Oprah Winfrey (312) 591-9222 Nicolas Sarkozy 011 33 1 43 12 22 22 Benedict XVI 00396/688-3913 Benjamin Netanyahu 009722/670-5855 […]

Read more

Majority Whip Clyburn to Critics: Put up or Shut up!

Well, he didn’t exactly say that but I thought I’d implore a crafty yellow journalism technique to get your attention. I see it worked. What Minority Whip James Clyburn really said during an on-the-record meeting with bloggers yesterday morning is that he wants people who question whether the Democrats in power, including the Congressional Black […]

Read more

In Defense of the DREAM Act immigration Bill…

I defended the DREAM Act immigration in a post I did on the blog I write for the Washington Times called Politics of Raising Children where I dig into the political aspect of raising children in this very political city I live in, Washington DC.  Check out my post there when you get a chance. […]

Read more

Tags: , , ,

Sirius XM said it would carve out stations for minorities when it merged but 2 years later has failed to do so

As a condition of Sirius satellite radio and XM Satellite radio merger on July 25, 2008, the companies “voluntarily” agreed to spin off 4 % of their channel capacity which back then amounted to 8 Sirius Channels and 8 XM channels to a so-called “qualified entity” or entities.  The companies decided that only African American, […]

Read more

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

7 Things the DNC Should Do to Encourage Higher Than Expected Voter Turnout from its Base

I joined about a dozen Black bloggers (some in person & some conferencing in) at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) last week and met with DNC chair Tim Kaine & his staff. The purpose: to engage and strategize with the Black Blogsphere, its influence and reach  in order to assist the DNC energize & mobilize […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Read more

Tags: , , , , , ,