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Mark Twain and the ‘N’ Word

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Mark Twain must be turning over in his grave right along about now. If he was alive today he would be outraged. Because he is not with us I … Continue reading

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Those Disgraceful Prisons For Profit:

 They Are Selling Our People By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. One bit, two bits, three bits, a dollar. All of you out there step up a little closer so you can get a better look … Continue reading

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Pleading the Case for Collective Bargaining

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Labor unions in this country have been knocked senseless and are hanging on for dear life, which is unfortunate. Collective bargaining has been with us since the dawning of the … Continue reading

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The Criminal Injustice System

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. I am hesitant to dip my toe in the odorous muck called our criminal justice system, afraid there is not enough soap in the world to wash away the stench. … Continue reading

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THE PROGRAM – Pleading the case for a fair wage to athletes in big-time college sports programs

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Well, it is now all over.  The last hoop has been made, March Madness is behind us and the last BCS bowl game ended the early part of the year.    … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Last Pharaoh: Hosni Mubarak?

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Wow! On television, YouTube, the internet IPhones and everything in between, we have just witnessed, through a peaceful revolution, a dictator ran out of town on a rail; I think. … Continue reading

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A WARM SPECIAL KIND OF LOVE THAT ARRIVED AS THE SUN WAS SETTING

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Once upon a time, was not so long ago, nor that far away, near the end of life, a lonely forlorn old man was on his knees in pleading in … Continue reading

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DOMINIQUE STRAUSS-KAHN and THE HOTEL MAID

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. Wow!  I have never before in my life seen clout exerted like this.  This mega-rich high powered, well connected French diplomat, the head of the International Monetary Fund, favored to … Continue reading

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The Scott Sisters and the Kidney

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. My goodness gracious, what have we here?  Right before my eyes I am witnessing the criminal justice system and our society at its very worst.  I see the action of … Continue reading

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Bishop Eddie Long MUST Go

By Wilbert Gibson, author of the classic novel, “Scratching For Daylight”. By this time, I suppose most of you have heard or read about that odorous sexual scandal involving Bishop Eddie log, the pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, a … Continue reading

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