After the Music Died: Racists, The Media, & Whitney Houston’s Death

It took me a bit of a spell to mull this post over, as there were so many thoughts to sift through, particularly since...

Trayvon Martin, Black Male Bodies, & Bloody National Discourse

Throughout history, critical national discussions have emerged that use black male bodies as a site of citizenship, race and moral discourse. Currently, Trayvon Martin...

VIDEO: Mentally Ill Black Man Shot 46 Times, Killed By Saginaw...

So, apparently a mentally ill Black man was shot 46 times, and killed by Saginaw, Michigan police officers almost two months ago; and, we're...

Nate Parker, Blind Support and How His Scandal Hurts Black America

The buzz about The Birth of a Nation, the movie about Nat Turner's slave rebellion and actor Nate Parker's project has been active for almost...

Martin Luther King Day, GOP Candidates, & Black People With Unpaid...

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. There's something creepy about uttering...

So Obama Had a "Hip Hop BBQ" & Didn't Create One...

So now that a U.S default on its debt has been averted, leaving working poor folk holding the shitty end of the stick as...

Congressional Candidate Wants to “Make America White Again”

As if Donald Trump didn't make it clear that the United States wasn't white enough, enter Tennesee congressional candidate, Rick Tyler. Rick Tyler, a longshot...

Walmart Falsely Suspected White Father of Kidnapping His “Mixed” Kids

So, a security officer at Walmart falsely suspected a white father of kidnapping his "mixed" children; and, some of my friends are mad about...

The New Black Panther Party is A Fraud

On August 13, 2015, the New Afrikan Press International issued the following press release: Movement Activists Violently Attacked at Atlanta Conference   On Saturday, August 8, 2015,...

Kaitlyn Hunt: Like Genarlow Wilson, She’s No “Rapist” or “Predator”

I don't see too many of "us" in the black blogosphere writing about the Kaitlyn Hunt story, and I think it's unfortunate. Why? Because...

Jason Whitlock Has A White Man Dying Inside Of Him

On television recently, noted sportswriter and commentator, Jason Whitlock, said that LeBron James was too rich to be affected by racism. According to Whitlock,...

#Charlottesville: Welcome To The Terrordome

  It wasn't a dark and stormy night, it was a nice warm summer evening in Charlottesville, VA. Clear skies and a cool summer breeze....

Judge Edith Jones: Just Another Racist Conservative

By now, you've probably heard about Judge Edith Jones, a former chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit. If you...

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...

Genarlow Wilson Internet Assault, Lies, & Battle Continues

The Genarlow Wilson case is burning up the internet again... This case gained notoriety when it hit the headlines back around 2007. The case and...