Parents of Jordan Davis Speak on Juror #4

If only more people could exhibit grace like the parents of Jordan Davis, the world would be a better place. Of course there'll always be...

Philando Castile: He Was Killed Within 74 Seconds

74 seconds. 2 seconds, 1.78 seconds Time Keeps on Slippin' Numbers ringing in my head, 74 seconds, the time it took a cop to leave...

9 Arrested for Gang-Rape of a 16-Year-Old Girl

You probably won't hear much about this case. As it is right now, it hasn't received any national traction in the mainstream media. Why?...

Baltimore Riot, Freddie Gray, & Negroes Acting Their Color

By Max Reddick Sometimes it is almost serendipitous when a passage from a book or a line of verse you have read a thousand times...

Israel, Palestine, & the Native American Parallel

  I watch and read the reports on Palestine. The land of Palestine, being fought over. One side with all the latest in weaponry supplied...

Officer not Indicted in Jonathan Ferrell Fatal Shooting

Martin Luther King Jr. once said,"The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice." The irony of this quote is that...

Why I Won’t Wear a Hoodie Reason #4,080: My Fear of...

On some real talk: this Trayvon Martin thing has become exhausting. No seriously, I'm at the point where it's hard for me to even respond...

Tennessee Cop “Robs” Out-Of-State Driver Of $22,000 After Traffic Stop

Apparently, in the state of Tennessee it's perfectly legal to commit what's known as highway robbery. However, if you expect such acts to the...

The Central Park Five: Another Example of Institutionalized Racism

I missed the premiere of the Ken Burns film The Central Park Five on PBS last night. It wasn't until a few people following...

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Hidden Behind Closed Doors

While it seems absurd to those of us who know the root and results of domestic violence, there are not many variables in abusive...

On Troy Davis, & the Death Penalty

I've historically maintained a conflicted relationship with Capital punishment.  I am vocal about a lot of different issues, and the death penalty is an...

UPDATED: Ferguson Fireside Chat – Powerful Dialog From HUMANS

Just coming out of what was a truly powerful and remarkable dialog with some of the young leaders of the events and operations in...

Exasperated & Wrong: Thoughts About the Zimmerman Trial

I honestly don't know what to say that hasn't already been recognized about the George Zimmerman trial and the aftermath. The trial was nothing...

Eric Garner and Knowing Your Rights

So, my news feeds have been ablaze with the story about Eric Garner. He died because he was put in a choke hold by...

You Might Be Racist If You Think Bill Cosby Is Guilty

Facing an allegation of sexual assault, Bill Cosby will finally have his day in court in June. In a move that some consider a...