In 1927, Donald Trump’s father was arrested after a Klan riot in Queens By Philip Bump February 29, 2016 Klan members march through Queens in May 1927. (Brooklyn Daily Eagle) This piece has been updated. When he was asked on CNN's "State of the Union" on Sunday whether he would condemn the praise of former Ku Klux … Continue reading 90 YEARS LATER
Teenage son chokes his mother’s ex-boyfriend to death after seeing him beat her inside Bronx apartment UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, the Bronx — A woman's son allegedly choked his mother's ex-boyfriend to death Monday after spotting the man beating his mother inside their Bronx apartment, police said. Police arrested Luis Moux, 18, of the Bronx, and charged him … Continue reading SON PROTECTS MOTHER FROM EX.
Hugh Mulzac, the first African American ship commander, was born on March 26, 1886 in the British West Indies's Union Island in Saint Vincent Grenadines. After graduating from high school, Mulzac served on British merchant vessels. He earned a mate's license from Swansea Nautical College in Great Britain and reached the rank of mate. During … Continue reading Mulzac, Hugh (1886-1971)
CIA Pilot Presents Evidence That No Planes Hit Towers On 9/11 July 22, 2016 Ex-CIA and commercial jet pilot John Lear claims that the Twin Towers were not brought to the ground by planes crashing into them on 9/11, and now detailed information has been posted online corroborating his account. In Lear’s expert opinion the … Continue reading EVIDENCE OF CIA PILOT
Death Garvey died in London on 10 June 1940, at the age of 52, having suffered two strokes, putatively after reading a mistaken, and negative, obituary of himself in the Chicago Defender in January earlier that same year, which stated, in part, that Garvey died "broke, alone and unpopular". Due to travel restrictions during World War II, his body … Continue reading Marcus Mosiah Garvey (Part nine)
Couple caught in ‘financial spiral’ jump to their deaths By Shawn Cohen, Tamar Lapin and Natalie Musumeci July 28, 2017 A couple jumped to their death in Murray Hill early Friday.Seth Gottfried Manhattan parents struggling to pay their doctors’ bills jumped to their deaths early Friday — leaving double suicide notes pleading that their two kids be cared for, a … Continue reading HEALTHCARE PROBLEMS
Charge of mail fraud In a memorandum dated 11 October 1919, J. Edgar Hoover, special assistant to the Attorney General and head of the General Intelligence Division (or "anti-radical division") of The Bureau of Investigation or BOI (after 1935, the Federal Bureau of Investigation), wrote to Special Agent Ridgely regarding Garvey: "Unfortunately, however, he [Garvey] has not as yet violated any … Continue reading Marcus Mosiah Garvey (Part seven)