Walter Scott: Yet Another Black Man Down

I feel like I'm writing the same article over and over again whenever a black person's life is cut down by a cop whose...

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...

Ariel Castro: Death of a Scumbag

Wherever you live, whatever your circumstances, no matter if you woke up with a stiff neck and a sore back from sleeping in your...

Victor White III Autopsy Report Reveals – Shot In Chest NOT...

Autopsy Report Released I was contacted today by the father of Victor White III who wanted me to know that they had received the initial...

‘Reflections Unheard’: Black Women, Civil Rights, & Feminism

This past spring, I had the pleasure of attending a screening of the feature-length documentary Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights, directed by up-and-coming...

Post-Racial Update: White Supremacists Kill Rival Racist Over White Supremacy

Anyone who has read this site for any time might tell you, I've been on a mission to fully embrace this Obama age of...

“Disorderly Conduct” According to the TSA…….

by Joanna Did you know that if you peacefully protest the tactics used by the TSA in screening passengers, you could end up in...

Man Arrested Soliciting Prostitute While On Honeyoon

Man Arrested Soliciting Prostitute While on Honeyoon I could think of a lot of things to do on a honeymoon vacation in Florida; and having...

Survive: Because That is What us Poor Folks Do

First off, I just want to say this is NOT a post about being poor. Well it is kind of, but it is not...

Detroit: Black Woman Shot and Killed Seeking Help After Car Wreck...

Okay, so here we go again with another one of these, folks. Hopefully this doesn't become a trend, but this is the second such...

Abigail Fisher, Affirmative Action, & Why Reverse Racism is Rubbish

After appearing before the Supreme Court bench for the second time, the nation's highest court dealt a death blow to Abigail Fisher. In Fisher...

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of 6-Month-Old Jonylah Watkins

In early March, the nation was stunned to hear about the senseless murder of 6-month-old, Jonylah Watkins, on Chicago's south side (read here). Well,...

March on Washington: MLK’s Dream, Justice, & the IRP6

In watching yesterday'’s activities commemorating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s  “I Have a Dream” speech at the March on Washington in 1963. I...

The War on Drugs? More Like the War on Black People.

Many people, including yours truly when he was little and didn't know any better, believed that the War on Drugs was actually about stopping...

New Orleans: Hurricane Katrina Danzinger Bridge Killer Cops Sentenced, Up to...

Today marks the 44th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; ironically, justice was also served today. For many of us who remembered...