Today (March 14th) the Israeli military opened fire on Palestinian citizens protesting the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem. Over 50 people were killed, including eight children who demonstrated along the Gaza border. “We condemn in the strongest term the atrocity by the Israeli occupying forces using this massive firepower against civilians who have the right to demonstrate peacefully, and they have been demonstrating peacefully,” said Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian ambassador to the United Nations. Mansour added that since March 30, nearly 100 Palestinians have been killed and more than 11,000 injured in protests along the Gaza border. The Palestinian people have been opposed to the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem because they view East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state. To read more about this story click here.
By: Jarrod Horton
What I’m about to say may not go over well with my people in the southern region of the country, but I have to say what I feel. In my opinion, the food at the Waffle House restaurants are overrated. I have been traveling to Atlanta and Texas for years and I don’t get the love affair that people have with the food there. Whenever I’m in the south I try to avoid going to a Waffle House restaurant. However if you happen to be out late and want a bite to eat, that is the only place to go. Usually when I go, it is late night and I’m surrounded by people who just left the club. The atmosphere is sometimes loud and raucous. I can imagine it can be pain for the employees who have to deal with drunk customers who may be sometimes unruly Continue reading
New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Miami rapper Swa Playmaker. His new single “Money Right” is produced by Beat Dilla and comes from the his unreleased album. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the artwork above.