Mumia Abu-Jamal Freed: How Death Row Crawled to an Exciting Non-Victory

Please don't get me confused, as I am very excited that Mumia Abu-Jamal has now been taken off of death row. He will now spend...

EBT Shutdown Wipes Out Walmart Shelves, Creates Chaos

Well, since almost everything in government has shutdown, is it any surprise that there was an EBT shutdown this past Saturday night? Of course...

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...

High School Coach Calls Black Kids “Future Welfare Recipients,” & Gets...

It really hasn't been good for coaches and young Black boys lately. If it isn't the story of young Black boys raped at Penn...

Charles Barkley and Black People Do Not Mix

When I read that Charles Barkley was going to become the host of “The Race Card” on TNT, I knew it was a beautiful...

Men Can Stop Rape: New Ad Campaign Targeting Men Launched

One of my biggest qualms as a professional and lifelong advocate is the clear division that we see after college in the social science...

The Fri/Saturday Sex Blog [Sex and Revolution]

Revolution without fuckin’ is a revolution without a soul… -- Me I was attending a #OccupyWallStreet general assembly last night when I noticed a young lady...

American Horror Story: Coven – Race & Gender

Prior to season three’s Coven, I’d never watched the American Horror Story series. I had a brief dalliance with the first season’s Murder House installment, but my interest waned,...

#LochteGate : Ryan Lochte is a White Privilege Pimp

Ryan Lochte knew what he was doing the moment he came up with that incredulous lie about being robbed at gunpoint in Brazil. However,...

Rachel Jeantel: Mad Broken English

On February 26, 2012, Trayvon Benjamin Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman. For those that spent the last seventeen months in solitary...

Memphis COGIC Pastor Arrested for Child Molestation

So while everybody is making a fuss over Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty being suspended by A&E Network -- and this foolish notion that...

Review: “Democracy in Black” by Eddie Glaude Jr.

One of the better things that has happened to me in the last year or so is that I have been more intentional about...

Colin Kaepernick is the Blackest Man in America

In a country where then presidential candidate, Senator Barack Obama, was ridiculed for not wearing a flag pin, the backlash Colin Kaepernick is receiving,...

#BlackPowerIsForBlackMen: Best Thing Since Black Power, Tariq Nasheed, & Penis

For a very long time I walked the earth as a black man without knowing that by virtue of having a penis, I was...

Jail Time for Organic Beets

When growing up, two cats in a yard was the American Dream. Detroiter, Julie Bass upped that vision by planting organic vegetables in her...