Jay-Z and Ahistorical Ageism in Hip Hop

Jay-Z has been turning heads since he dropped 4:44. Many have lauded his album as a return to his classic-album-making-roots: dope beats, dope lyrics,...

Delila Vallot Humanizes Plight of Homelessness in “Mighty Ground”

Homelessness is a major problem in American society. It’s a predicament that in this writer’s opinion, doesn’t have to exist. Due to the rampant...

Rob Kardashian Proves Men Are Trash

Rob Kardashian proved to be this week’s biggest sucker. In recent history, his ex Blac Chyna (his former fiancée, (former) stripper, and mother to his child) has been...

Stevie Wonder Said A Stupid Thing About Black Lives Matter

Stevie Wonder was discussing gun violence at the North Minneapolis Conference on Peace on Saturday, June 17. At one point in his speech, Stevie...

Prodigy of Mobb Deep Passes Away at 42

The rap game is losing so many of its great artists. As I am sure you have all heard by now, Prodigy of Mobb...

A Hotep Movie Moment: The Rocky Theory

I have found the very reason that we are not allowed to see many movies about strong Black upliftment from Hollywood. I call this...

Ice Cube Politely Chin Checks Bill Maher And I Am Here...

Before I start, let me remind you: Ice Cube used logic and not idealism per se. Yes, this is the same man that has...

Materialism, Kendrick Lamar, and How Twitter Should Mind Its Damn Business

Materialism is always around to ruin a good thing, I tell you.| Picture the scenario: you are a recent high school graduate. You are extremely...

Jason Whitlock Has A White Man Dying Inside Of Him

On television recently, noted sportswriter and commentator, Jason Whitlock, said that LeBron James was too rich to be affected by racism. According to Whitlock,...

Cultural Appropriation: Katy Perry and Audible Appropriation

Today’s lesson will be about appropriation.| The appropriation that I will speak on has nothing to do with the simple “taking something of use from...

Miss USA is Black and Right-Wingers Love Her

Betsy DeVos was ceremoniously greeted with boos at the commencement ceremony at an HBCU. Less than a week later, as irony would have it, an...

Jesse Williams: From “Woke” to “Ashy” in a Year?

"Grey's Anatomy" star and every black woman's most sexy "woke" black man not named Colin Kaepernick, Jesse Williams, is getting a divorce. Williams and...

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...

Kanye West’s Issues Worsened by Fandom

English: The words “Kanye West” in the theme of Kanye West’s “G.O.O.D. Friday” song series’ artwork. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) any apparent reason for it. He...

Lil Wayne Doesn’t Care About Black People

  In case you missed it, a video clip of rapper, Lil Wayne, doing a very recent Nightline interview with ABC News correspondent, Linsey Davis,...