Father Leaves Baby Locked in Car for 8 Hours (No Arrest)

Within minutes of publishing my post about Shanesha taylor -- the homeless Arizona mother who was arrested for leaving her children unattended in her...

Slave Catcher Alert: Don Lemon Endorses NYPD’s Stop-And-Frisk

When it comes to stop-and-frisk, Don Lemon wants us to consider, that sacrificing the constitutional rights of minorities in the interest of safety is...

Tupac Dumped Madonna Because She Was White?

So, apparently, Tupac Shakur had a romantic relationship with Madonna. Okay, that I had no idea is no shocker. Aside from the fact that...

Troy Davis & Capital Punishment: Immoral, Ineffective & Unjust

The other night, during the GOP debate, the biggest applause line came when Texas Governor Rick Perry, a man who has sanctioned the deaths...

Madonna, Uppity Negroes, & Racist Chairs

I made a deal with myself, that I’d vet my battles a bit more thoroughly and not get worked up about the continued racial...

AMERICAN SNIPER: MY DEFENSE

By Mike Caccioppoli Let’s face it fellow liberals, Clint Eastwood pissed us off with his improvisation at the Republican Convention in 2012. I was just...

Chris Brown, Rihanna, & the ‘Cake’ Remix: Yes, Shut Up, &...

So, I think the internet exploded sometime over the last couple of days with the speculation that Chris Brown and Rihanna had reunited. Then...

If You Hate Richard Sherman You’ve Never Had an Orgasm

Okay look, let me get straight to the point-- yes, fuck all the pleasantries. Unless you're a fan of the San Francisco 49ers, a...

Police Uses Taser, Kills 18-Year-Old Student On College Camps

For the past few years I've watched and read with disgust as my man Villager over at Electronic Village highlights story after story of...

‘Reflections Unheard’: Black Women, Civil Rights, & Feminism

This past spring, I had the pleasure of attending a screening of the feature-length documentary Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights, directed by up-and-coming...

Think Like a Foolio, Date Like a Dummy: The Myth of...

In the wake of all of the media attention aimed at Black women, which included but wasn’t limited to; ill-advised dating advice from comedians...

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Hidden Behind Closed Doors

While it seems absurd to those of us who know the root and results of domestic violence, there are not many variables in abusive...

Street Meet: Black Women, Black Men, & Everyday Sexual Harassment

Editor's Note: I just read a story about a woman who as a result of refusing the advances of a would be male suitor,...

Dr. Umar Johnson is Really a Silverback Gorilla Wrapped in Kente...

Dr. Umar Johnson is the self-appointed "Prince of Pan-Africanism". Yes, he actually refers to himself as such. He also calls himself a "scholar," but...

War: In The Name of God

I am scrolling through Google images after typing in the term ‘War’ and I come across an image that depicts a grave, it has written ‘KNOWN UNTO GOD’ on...