A Tribe Divided: Alcohol Legalization on the Pine Ridge Reservation

“On this day on June 17th, 1876 Crazy Horse and Knife Chief defeated General George Crook in the Rosebud River in what is now...

Bain Capital: The Hypocrisy of the “Vulture Capitalist” Defense

As a point of my continued competitive existence in the real world, I work for two people whose beliefs run counter to those of...

Black Media’s Hits & Misses In Government Shutdown Coverage

Since African Americans aredisproportionately represented in public sector jobs — in other words they disproportionately work for the government —allDigitocracy took a cursory check around...

Environmental Racism: The New New Jim Crow

I don't see too many of us black folks discussing environmental issues. For the record, I just want to say that environmental issues impact millions...

When Conservatives Face the Music (Bill O’Reilly is a Liar)

This Bill O’Reilly scandal, and that’s what it is naysayers, has gotten worse and worse for the conservative commentator. In fact, you know it’s...

The UBS Bank Fraud Scandal Hits the Fan

Oh, look! A global giant banking scandal......What a surprise! Two co-heads of global equity, Francois Gouws and Yassine Bouhara, resigned from the Swiss bank amid...

Fake Sign Language Interpreter Admitted to Mental Health Facility

Lost in the conversation of the fake sign language interpreter story at the Nelson Mandela memorial last week is the fact that the butt...

#SOTU: Thoughts On Obama’s Final State of the Union

On Tuesday evening, President Obama gave his final state of the union address. In terms of content, it was equal parts reflection, and looking...

Hypocrisy Watch: The GOP Opposed To Tax Cuts?

I'm telling you, the GOP is only concerned with destroying president Obama. They don't care about anything else. So much so that if it...

Marines Urinate On Dead Afghan Bodies

Well, I suppose this isn't as bad as president Obama apologizing for America. as right-wing nutjobs espouse. Let them tell it, America's hands are...

WATCH: Michelle Alexander Endorses the Bernie Sanders “Revolution”

Michelle Alexander, legal scholar, human rights activist, and author of a recent essay in The Nation titled, “Why Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Deserve the Black...

Oh, So You Mad Barack's On Vacation? Really, Sarah Palin??

I Just listened to Sarah Palin's comments in regard to president Obama going on vacation with Greta Van Susteren. Umm, lady, you quit your...

FBI Investigates Saudi Student Seen Walking With Pressure Cooker

So, did you hear the one about the Saudi student seen walking around with a pressure cooker? Yeah, word is that he couldn't get...

Hobby Lobby is People!

Make no mistake about it, the Hobby Lobby lawsuit before the United States Supreme Court is about more than birth control rights for women. On the surface,...

Why I Want to Stuff a Dolma in Darrell Issa’s Mouth

With his “investigations” on Benghazi and the I.R.S. losing the steam they never had, Darrell Issa has now turned his attention to the website...