Alton Maddox

Blacks: No Mo Chittlins Please!

TO BE CONTINUED       by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) In my 1962 high school yearbook, I indicated that I wanted to be an “accountant.” This was not “a one and done.” Black…

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In Loving Memory of My Parents

    by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) Last week, “Jeopardy,” a quiz show, had a question on Maulana Karenga, the Creator of Kwanzaa. The question on the show was about his date of birth….

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“Black Robes: White Justice”

    by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) Mayor John Lindsay appointed attorney Bruce Wright to the Criminal Court of the City of New York in February 1970. After the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association observed that…

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The “Credit System” in the United States

    by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) The “Credit System” in the United States is actually the “Political System” in the United States. It is, in reality, a “bait and switch.” For example, a…

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White Men Still “Own” Black Women

      by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) Since black men, alone, were granted the right to vote in 1870, under the Fifteenth Amendment, black men have refused to make any demands on the…

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Who Goes to Slave Quarters for Help?

  by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) After the bombing in Seaside Park, NJ and the bombing in Chelsea, a neighborhood in Manhattan, President Barack Obama called Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York; Gov. Chris…

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Clinton, Trump and Martial Law

      by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) First and foremost, Donald Trump is a businessman. His business is marketing. His name: Trump. Wealth creation is personal. His family is his only special interest….

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Bill of Costs (Rites) v. Bill of Rights

    by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) A personnel department, for blacks, has always been a work-in-progress. At the outset, all blacks constituted a class. We are similarly-situated today. Of course, life is not…

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Stand Your Ground!

  by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) A “militant” is a person who is combative and is willing to fight for his people. No militant, black attorney should enter a courthouse without a toothbrush and…

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