Kim Davis Isn’t Rosa Parks, You’re Stupid To Think So

First off, let me say that I'm highly disappointed and downright upset about Kim Davis being in jail. It's not that I support her...

Dr. Umar Johnson and The Power of the Punani

I am noticing more and more mentioned indiscretions with men and their “insignificant others”. If these men aren’t caught up with their side pieces,...

Rev. William Barber: North Carolina’s New anti-LGBT Law Like “Jim Crow”

Rev. William Barber is President of the North Carolina NAACP and leader of the state's Moral Mondays movement. In the interview above with MSNBC's Joy...

South African Judge: Rape Is a Part of Black Culture

  Racism doesn't end when even the government says so. Despite the fall of apartheid in South Africa, the haunting demons of prejudice and racism...

Don’t Blame Black Men for Daniel Holtzclaw

Daniel Holtzclaw is the infamous cop who did the heinous: he used his authority to rape women. Not only that, these were Black women....

Bree Newsome: Black Women are Heroes

Being a middle school teacher, I have a tendency to tease my male students. A lot of times, there may be some discrepancy that...

People, Why Defend Bill Cosby?

Welp, it finally happened. Famed comedian and suspected serial rapist Bill Cosby has been arraigned and charged with sexual assault in Pennsylvania in a 2004...

Amber Rose is Right: Women Own Their Bodies

  Say what you want about Amber Rose, but she has found a way to keep her name in the media. If she isn’t breaking-up-to-make-up...

How Russell Westbrook, Odell Beckham Jr., & Cam Newton Have Changed...

It’s time for a new black male aesthetic.   Especially one that captures decolonized postmodern black masculinity as well as one that has ontologically transcendent capabilities....

N.W.A Didn’t Kill Hip Hop or the Black Community

Straight Outta Compton, the movie documenting the rise and fall of gangster rap groupN.W.A, came out this weekend to much success. Round about numbers...

Getting In Formation: Beyonce, Race & White Tears

Unless you’ve been unplugged and living in the woods as a hermit, you’ve probably seen Beyonce’s surprise video for her new single Formation—quietly coyly released just a day...

Old School Misogyny: Women Owe Men Nothing

Misogyny is something that I never fully understood while growing up. I don’t recall mistreating or abusing any women. I never perceived women as...

Can We Agree that Nobody Deserves to Die for Being Gay?

  In the wake of what we now know to be the worst mass shooting in American history, we can agree that nobody needs to...

Leslie Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, & Freedom of Speech

To some people, you're damned if you do and you're damned if you don't. Nothing you can do is right with them. They always...

Bill Cosby: Rape Culture in July of 2015

Rape culture, the epidemic that never wavers, has felt a surge this week. Not that rape culture ever takes a break. In fact, it...