Category: KTB University

trademark

Big, New Kardashian Brand Or A Split With Blac Chyna?

Blac Chyna, reality star and Rob Kardashian’s fiancée, filed a trademark application to register her future married name, Angela Renee Kardashian, for entertainment and social media purposes. A team of attorneys for Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian subsequently filed an opposition to the registration of that mark, stating that Chyna...

minnesota

Minnesota Is Right To Suspend Football Players Indefinitely

University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler said the decision to indefinitely suspend 10 members of the school’s football team for their alleged roles in a reported gang rape on Sept. 2 was based on the university’s “values,” even though the players were never criminally charged and a district attorney declined...

fidel

Fidel Castro Was An Upgrade Over Fulgencio Batista

Fidel Castro was a brutal dictator whose death means the last of the 20th-century strong men are now gone. Fidel Castro was also a revolutionary who was and will be revered by millions worldwide. These statements would seem to be in opposition to one another, yet both are true. To...

ford

Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr.: The 38th Retrospective

After escorting the Nixons to their helicopter on their way out of the White House, Gerald Ford would then walk back into the White House and take the oath of office. He walked into a house of turmoil. There was the still-pending criminal indictment of former President Nixon, an American public...

nixon

Richard Milhouse Nixon: The 37th Retrospective

Richard Nixon had a tightrope to walk while campaigning for the presidency in 1968. He wanted to keep the Vietnam War going as to not give a diplomatic victory to Democrats, making him the architect of his own “October Surprise,” but he also had to placate a war weary nation....

clarence thomas

Clarence Thomas And The National Black History Museum

Uncle Clarence Thomas was the son of a poor, Gullah-speaking family on the Georgia coast. He was not fluent in English until his adulthood, but nonetheless found his way into college and then Yale law school. He subsequently worked in the Reagan Administration and eventually was elevated to the Supreme Court. This...

johnson

Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ): The 36th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) After JFK’S assassination, the nation was left in a state of shock and despair. LBJ was sworn into office...

kennedy

John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK): 35th Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) John F. Kennedy was the youngest man ever elected president. He said he represented America’s youth. This new...