News Farrakhan Calls On Black People To Help Redevelop Detroit As The New Mecca

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by chapped, Feb 22, 2016.

  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    24
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    55,623
    Likes Received:
    61,874
    Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan is calling upon black people to unite and help redevelop Detroit.

    Farrakhan's remarks came Sunday as the Chicago-based movement wrapped up its four-day Saviour's Day convention in Detroit, which has a black majority population.



    Farrakhan, 82, told a crowd at Joe Louis Arena: "Detroit can be a great, great city again." He says "opportunity is here, but the disunity is also here."

    "Detroit can be the new mecca," Farrakhan said. "It can be great, great city. And it's 83 percent black."

    His speech, entitled "Divine Instructions: Commands for 2016," was streamed live on the National of Islam website.


     
    babybear, DiamondGoddess and PI Nate like this.
  2. FSFN

    FSFN Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -1,399
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    6,330
    Likes Received:
    11,822
    :lol:
     
    Fatass and Scarlett Ohara like this.
  3. Walygatr

    Walygatr VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    125,734
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    16,663
    Likes Received:
    47,020
    rotsa ruck.
     
    Mark Mayonnaise likes this.
  4. ClintDagger

    ClintDagger The REAL Nature Boy - Exec VP Larry, Inc VIP

    Reputations:
    87,731
    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2014
    Messages:
    20,759
    Likes Received:
    73,814
    That sounds like a full proof plan to ensure economic recovery and bring back the businesses that left.
     
  5. MorningSong13

    MorningSong13 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    15,844
    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2013
    Messages:
    3,533
    Likes Received:
    10,043
    This will not be good for my property value...
     
  6. suckemnuckledus

    suckemnuckledus Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2012
    Messages:
    3,190
    Likes Received:
    4,701
    My black money is tied up in San Francisco real estate, Sorry Louie!!
     
    Scarlett Ohara and chapped like this.
  7. BrerJimmy

    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    32,577
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    10,639
    Likes Received:
    16,102
    Yes. Good idea. And while you're at it, build up walls and secede from the union entirely. You will be missed and my property value will skyrocket.
     
  8. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    24
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    55,623
    Likes Received:
    61,874
    Does anybody want to go in with me on a Church's Chicken franchise?
     
  9. joemama

    joemama Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    16,596
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2014
    Messages:
    5,011
    Likes Received:
    13,766
  10. suckemnuckledus

    suckemnuckledus Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2012
    Messages:
    3,190
    Likes Received:
    4,701
    I only invest in chicken with [​IMG]
     
    babybear, Scarlett Ohara and chapped like this.
  11. DuckDong

    DuckDong Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    15,611
    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2012
    Messages:
    7,446
    Likes Received:
    17,489
  12. FishySausage

    FishySausage In Robin’s fridge VIP

    Reputations:
    108,406
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    20,217
    Likes Received:
    36,231
    Great plan!
    Combine the peaceful nature of the poor black community with the live-and-let-live attitude of the devout Muslims
     
  13. Walygatr

    Walygatr VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    125,734
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    16,663
    Likes Received:
    47,020
    Fix it up, move them out. Everybody do the gentrification hop!
     
    Brokenbad and TheLACritic like this.
  14. MadWoman777

    MadWoman777 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    17,740
    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5,844
    Likes Received:
    8,986
    Perfect chance to try giving all illegal immigrants already here a chance to work their way to citizenship -- earning a green card might work.
     
  15. potroast

    potroast Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    36,204
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2011
    Messages:
    14,193
    Likes Received:
    16,635
    :nojj:






    :snicker:
     
  16. PI Nate

    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984...

    Reputations:
    216,677
    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2011
    Messages:
    69,409
    Likes Received:
    92,472
    Who is going to pay for it?


    :lmao:
     
  17. BrulesRules

    BrulesRules Just grab 'em in the biscuits VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    230,495
    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2012
    Messages:
    169,982
    Likes Received:
    101,436
    joemama and Scarlett Ohara like this.
  18. The Booey

    The Booey Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    39,580
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    14,803
    Likes Received:
    29,675
    Does Rush Limbaugh still call him "Calypso Louie"?

     
  19. goldtopper

    goldtopper For Real VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    337,318
    Joined:
    May 31, 2013
    Messages:
    26,814
    Likes Received:
    79,949

    The same people that are paying for it now. Unfortunately.
     
    Fatass and PI Nate like this.
  20. PI Nate

    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984...

    Reputations:
    216,677
    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2011
    Messages:
    69,409
    Likes Received:
    92,472
    [​IMG]
     
    Scarlett Ohara and goldtopper like this.