Eric Garner, NYPD Blues and Other Cop Crap

I was raised on Staten Island. I won’t say I hated every minute or it because that wouldn’t be true. Every other minute. Staten...

The NYPD and their Roosting Chickens

I had always wondered why the idiomatic phrase “the chickens have come home to roost” was used in reference to karma and cause and...

Amanda Berry Found by Charles Ramsey After 10-Year Kidnapping Ordeal

Believe it or not, there are still some good people in this world. I know it's hard to believe considering all the evil, debauchery,...

North Carolina Mother Finds Ex-Boyfriend Living in Her Attic 12-Years After...

Did you hear the one about the mother of five who found her ex-boyfriend living in her attic some twelve years after breaking up...

Rene Lima-Martin: Court Error Orders Free Man Back to Prison for...

I ran into a story that I believe to be one of the most egregious injustices in recent memory. Over at The Root, they're...

ForHarriet.com’s Founder Shouldn’t March for Eric Garner Or Anyone Else

Eric Garner and the horrific way that he died have made its rounds through the media. Whether it was Spike Lee’s rendering the video in correlation...

It’s Official: Clarence Thomas Hates Black People

In the event that you needed a reminder of the importance of the United States Supreme Court, pay attention to the court's decision to overturn...

Martin Luther King, Jr. – It’s Deeper Than His “I Have...

Once a year, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s born day prompt the masses to do one (or all) of a few things: Fist pump about...

Young, Black, & Missing: The Disappearance of Relisha Rudd

When I first saw the black and white picture of missing 8-year-old little girl, Relisha Rudd… captured with a slight smile and a faraway...

GLAAD Gives Alec Baldwin a Pass for anti-Gay Tweets?

Alec Baldwin went into a homophobic rage with a series of tweets wherein he threatened a gay journalist with bodily harm. Since this incident,...

Lawsuit: Cotton Gin Supervisor Threatens to ‘Hang’ Black Workers Who Drink...

There has been a rash of acts of racism caught on tape lately. In recent weeks, if it isn't a Donald Sterling audio or...

Aaron Alexis: So, Can We Talk About Mental Health Now?

I'm gonna need future mass shooters to be responsible enough to write a "suicide note" and keep it on their person before flipping out...

I Am My Brother’s Keeper, Unless It Involves Swallowing Cocaine From...

I have four brothers, and I love them dearly; but, please believe me when I say there are somethings I will not do to...

“Cracking Cards” Bank Scams on the Rise on Nashville-Middle TN Campuses

Nashville-Middle TN is in the midst of an economic boom. Attracting not only visitors from around the world, but corporations and new residents are being...

Zimmerman Verdict: Even Honorary White Guys Get to Kill Blacks

It took a long time for me to fall asleep last night following the Zimmerman verdict. Sure, I was angry. However my thoughts weren't...