Clicks Ain’t Journalism: WUSA 9 News and the Angry Black Woman...

By Tracie Powell When it comes to the news industry, clicks are increasingly the coin of the realm. This is especially true for local television...

Gabby Douglas Being Bullied

Gabby Douglas had to deal with plenty of foolishness in 2012. Instead of a focus on her youthful success, there was more criticism about...

Obamacare is Here: It’s Like Y2K, But Not Really

Remember when we all thought the world was going to end because of Y2K? Listening to our Republican friends and the uninformed lemmings who...

First Nations, White Privilege, & the Red Struggle

I get upset easy. Many people know that, some people say I try to be controversial. I don't. I really don't. Honest to God, I...

Juan Williams Calls Republican Obamacare Opposition “Empty Rhetoric”

If your health insurance plan got cancelled because of Obamacare -- like many of them have been -- don't be mad. Most importantly, don't...

The Sticky Case of Reggae Artist Buju Banton, Sentenced to 10...

by Eco.Soul.Intellectual Tampa, FL - In a federal court filled with supporters, reggae artist Buju Banton, real name Mark Myrie, was sentenced to 10...

Wait, Did Joe Paterno Get Raped At Penn State?

So, apparently several people in authority took the "PEN" in Penn State just a little bit too seriously. You know, as in penitentiary? Not that...

The Alamo Heights Basketball “U-S-A” Chant: So, Patriotism is the New...

One thing about racism, is the way that it doesn't discriminate; yep, racism even hangs out at basketball games. It seems that my man...

Don Lemon “No Talking Points” Puts Black Community On Blast

Don Lemon echoed some of the sentiments of Bill Reilly's presumed racist rant this week on CNN. But shockingly, Don Lemon took it a...

Pepsi Uses Protest to Pimp Soda Pop

Whatever anyone may feel about them, protests are not situations of jest, imitation, or uninformed parody. Protests deal with people’s lives on different levels....

One Billion Rising: Eve Ensler’s White Feminist Low Blow

During my usual rounds on Twitter, I came across tweets that mentioned one name, Eve Ensler. I noticed that every tweet with her name...

Clippers Owner Donald Sterling and Racism in Sports

It has come to be known that Donald Sterling is our new recent racist. Yes, you are reading this correctly. If you have no clue as...

Grammys 2015 – So, Why Am I Watching This Again?

This is the word to sum up what I was practically watching the entire night. I could have been doing something more important. However,...

New Mexico State Cop Shoots at Minivan Full of Kids

So, the occupants of the minivan were black. The mother, Oriana Ferrell, was traveling from Tennessee on what was reported as an educational trip....

Troy Davis: Black Men, Death Row, & The Historic Wheels Of...

Capital Punishment in the United States is like serving Schlitz Malt Liquor at a five-star wine and spirit tasting. It is that toothless, barefoot, stinking...