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...

I Used to Love Him: Common's "Ghetto Dreams"

Last week, blogger Necole Bitchie posted rapper Common's new song "Ghetto Dreams" that was quite a deviation from the image he's purveyed in the...

Sorry, Suzanne Venker: Feminism Didn’t Kill Marriage – War on Men?

It's your party... I'm not here for Suzanne Venker's pro-MRM rhetoric... According to author and FoxNews.com contributor Suzanne Venker, the war on women’s rights is...

Zurana Horton, Black Woman, Hero… SCARLET Woman

Last Friday, 34-year-old Zurana Horton’s instincts prompted her to throw herself on top of a group of children in front of a Brownsville public...

Hip Hop, Misogyny, & What Gays Want

So let's talk Hip Hop, misogyny, and what gays want, shall we? In this episode of Madness & Reality Radio, I interviewed political activist...

Gabby Douglass, London Olympics, & Hair Politics

I write this journal entry particularly to the black women who thought Gabby Douglas' hair was inappropriate or "unkempt." While the rest of the U.S....

Mother of Gina DeJesus Forgives Ariel Castro

Ariel Castro is currently in jail pending an $8,000,000 bond for the alleged kidnapping, rape, and torture of three Cleveland women. As the sordid...

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...

Running the Red Light: Sex On My Period? Err, Some Men...

This topic has so many taboos that even I, Queen of the Non-Taboo, clutches her pearls while poaching this subject. After all, women and...

Pastor Jomo K. Johnson’s “Call Tyrone”: Not-so Helpful Dating Advice From...

The recent resurfacing of self-proclaimed experts examining Black women's bodies and dating habits is becoming the latest retro-comeback, similar to hi-top fades and snap-backs...

Rihanna: From Ultimate “Niggerbitch” to Ultimate Ignoramus in One Racist Tweet

It was only a few months ago when a Dutch Magazine crowned Rihanna as the Ultimate Nigga Bitch... The backlash over the editorial gaffe--...

Ayo Sal, Put Some Coloreds on the…Runway – Racism in the...

I recently watched a short documentary called "The Colour of Beauty", about the limitations that Black women are faced with when attempting to break...

The Weekend Sex Blog [Intelligent Sex]

I'm sorry, I'm sure Steve Jobs was a nice guy and all, but he never did shit for me, and HOW much did he...

Real Men Wear Ascots: Roland Martin, Homophobia, & Fighting Bigotry

I don't watch football; I will neither confirm nor deny whether my reasoning for disinterest is based on my capacity to understand that game....

Michael B.Jordan, Ryan Coogler, & the Boredom of Hypermasculinity

Hypermasculinity is a psychological term for the exaggeration of male stereotypical behavior, such as an emphasis on physical strength, aggression, and sexuality . Being...