THE ULTIMATE GAMING LEAGUE HAS MADE SHELTER IN PLACE MORE TOLERABLE

By JR Valrey The Information Age has made the world that we live in, a very fast moving and different place than it was 35 years ago, when we saw the invention of the first home gaming systems: Atari and Colecovision. Competitive gaming used to be about Frogger and Pacman, then it moved up to Tecmo Bowl and Double Dribble, then Madden and NBA 2K came out, and that is where we are in gaming history. What was once a fun pastime in the neighborhood, has turned into a full…

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MARIJUANA MASTER CHEF SHAWN “LIONFACE” BREWER SPEAKS ON HIS CAREER PATH

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information  Reggae musicians have long and rightfully claimed that marijuana was for the healing of the nation; and as we are in the grips of a supposed pandemic, academic researchers have disclosed that they are researching the anti-inflammatory properties of the terpenes in the herb, to see if it could play a bigger role in the fight against Covid. Elijah Muhammad taught us, when he taught the Nation of Islam, that we need to “eat to live” and not just live to eat.…

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USING PLANTS FOR HEALTH PURPOSES: AN INTERVIEW WITH HERBALIST LEA NICOLE

By JR Valrey, the Minister of Information Plants have been on the front line of keeping humans anatomically, as well as mentally, and spiritually healthy, since the dawn of humanity. Plants create oxygen, as well as create energy, that we call food, for our cells to function out of sunlight, water, and minerals from soil. In turn, humanity and other animals have a symbiotic relationship with plants. The carbon dioxide that we exhale, is inhaled and needed for plants to function. The urine and feces we produce, can be used…

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EAST OAKLAND’S NO VULTURES PODCAST DOCUMENTS THE HISTORY OF BAY AREA HIP HOP AND MORE

By JR Valrey, The People’s Minister of Information No Vultures Podcast, is where Oakland specifically, and people from the Bay, go to get valid Bay Area history. Much like his older cousin, Sway in the Morning, Lord Rab, the host of No Vultures and founder, is to the slums and the ghetto what Sway is to mainstream and white listeners; a Hip Hop elder statesmen. No Vultures is popular because Lord Rab isn’t scared to ask the hard questions of his subjects. I have seen everybody from Keak Da Sneak,…

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REMINISCENT OF OSCAR: SAN LEANDRO POLICE OFFICER INDICTED FOR KILLING STEVEN TAYLOR IN WALMART IN APRIL

By JR Valrey December 8th, at 9am, San Leandro Officer Jason Fletcher is set to appear in court, in Dublin, after being indicted on September 15th, for the killing of Steven Taylor.  San Leandro police officer Jason Fletcher is charged with voluntary manslaughter, after the fatal incident on April of 2020, inside of a Wal-mart. Steven Taylor, reportedly, was having a mental breakdown, and 40 seconds after Officer Fletcher arrived on the scene, Taylor’s life was seeping onto the floor from a gaping gunshot wound in his chest. The proceeding…

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