Zoe Kravitz is My Hero (or, Be Who You Truly Are)

I have a cousin-in-law that shall remain nameless. Being that she is about 13-14 years old, she tends to be precarious. However, she is...

Rick Ross is a Rapist and “You Ain’t Even Know It”

I'm no fan of Rick Ross at all. The one-time corrections officer turned fake drug-dealer, and now self-proclaimed "Bawse," of the hip hop industry...

Trick Daddy Loves The Kids, But Not Meek Mill

My mother always says, "Don't let your mouth write a check that your ass can't cash." That's some very sound advice straight from the mouth...

That Sigh Inducing Moment When Karrine Steffans Doesn’t Know History

In my eyes, there is nothing worse than not understanding the situations involved in your own personal history. I’m not talking about strange trivia...

Accidental Racist: Brad Paisley, LL Cool J, & Mending Fences

Accidental Racist: Brad Paisley, LL Cool J, & Mending Fences. Yes, we have a problem to discuss. In this episode of Madness & Reality Radio...

Son Of God: Not Another White Jesus Movie?!!

I'm not religious, and I'm barely spiritual. I wonder about who or what God is. I wonder what kind of God is He or...

Richard Sherman Criticizes Black Lives Matter

Richard Sherman hasn’t made a statement he didn’t like. In previous situations, he has battled Skip Bayless, shown his professional disdain for Michael Crabtree,...

NYC Subway & The Lion King

Only In New York can the cast from the Lion King break out into song on a morning subway ride to work. Check the...

Why ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ is a Casting FAIL

Exodus is a film set to come out this year. It is based on the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt through Moses’s leadership. This, by far, is...

How About Registering Voters Instead of a “Love & Hip Hop:...

You know what? You Negroes have lost your rabbit-ass minds. Did one of you really send me a link to the Change.org petition to...

Annie (2014): A Black Annie and White Racism

DISCLAIMER: I haven't seen the movie 'Annie'. This is going by articles pertaining to the movie and the racism that perceives it.  Quvenzhané Wallis, an...

Steve Harvey Wants Paula Deen to Mentor Black Youth

I will be the first to admit: I have always been critical of Steve Harvey. Let us face the fact that he made a...

Raven Symone, Labels, & Idealism

Raven Symone does not want to be referred to as “African American” or “gay”. When I first heard these statements, they did/didn’t surprise me...

R&B Divas: Reality (TV) Sucks Bigtime

I've never been a fan of these so-called reality-based TV shows networks seem to crank out more often all year, every year. I became...

Beyonce, Kendrick and Me

“My concern is the arrival of new ground that replaces…specific places as primary signifiers of identity.” –Willie Jennings from The Christian Imagination: Theology and the...