The Elree Jones Attack: When Is A hate Crime Not A...

Generally when I read about hate crimes I get angry. But this time, after reading the story of what happened to Elree Jones, I...

Wine, Juk, Roll, & Gun Shots at the Annual West Indian...

I know revelry. I know booty bouncing to NOLA music during Mardi Gras. I know Crop Over fest with the Bajans who are unbleached...

Delaware Family Finds Cross With Racial Slurs In Yard

I don't know about you, but when I think about crosses being burned or planted outside of a Black homeowners residence, I generally never...

Post-Racial Update: "Slavery: The Game" – It's Finally Here!

I'm really enjoying this post0racial society stuff, y'all! No for real; I'm so glkad that we're over all this racism stuff. Jesus Christ! That...

Allen West (R-Fla.) Defends Tea Party, Calls Black Caucus "Race-Baiters"

So I'm hearing that Rep. Allen West is a lirttle pissed off, and is considering leaving the Congressional Black Caucus. Apparently he's a tad...

Personal Responsibility? – Another NYPD Officer Charged With Rape

There is and has been a lot of talk about personal responsibility of late and I recently ran into a news article that got...

Teacher Calls Minority Students "Future Criminals" Not Fired

You know, it's one thing to suggest that kids in urban communities are failing because they come from broken and impoverished homes. The validity...

Boris Kodjoe Misses Mark on Black Women and Obesity

Originally posted at ChasingSixPacks.com First, let me start off by saying I think that actor Boris Kodjoe and his wife Nicole Ari Parker seem like...

Welfare. White Folks, & That Stupid EBT Music Video

I'm not going to get into some of the stupid stuff "we" do to hold ourselves to perceived sterotypes. Nor am I going to...

Black College Student Beaten For Speaking To White Female By Racists

Sometimes I have to pinch myseklf to make sure that I'm not dreaming. I mean, every now and then I have to do this...

Ann Coulter: "Can We Get The Ad To Find Obama's Cocaine...

I cannot stand Ann Coulter.... I repeat: I cannot stand Ann Coulter! No seriously, this woman really irritates me. She comes off as this condescending privileged brat...

Re-Civilize Yourself: Ashy Ankles, Afros, & Nivea's Racist Ad

In the beginning of the recession, there were warnings that racist actions would increase dramatically. But goddam, I think we've reached the mountaintop. So...

Where Yo’ Man At?

Celebrity gossip… Despite rumblings to the contrary, I think it’s fair to surmise that on some level we all love getting a voyeuristic peek...

David Starkey: "The Whites Have Become Black"

Did I ever tell you that I have peeps in London? Yeah, I have relatives in the UK. Uh-huh, please believe us West Indians...

Black Folks Fighting At Church With Knives & Tasers

When Jesus said, "come as you are," I seriously doubt he meant it was OK to bring your taser and Rambo knife to worship....