New Study Finds News Outlets Promote False, Negative Portrayals Of Black...

This article is originally posted on Blavity.com by the Blavity Team. It explains what has been said for years, but a recent study has...

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Just days prior, Tyrod Taylor was benched by his team. And no, he didn’t deserve what happened to him. The Buffalo Bills were looking way better than they had been looking years prior. That is until they made changes to their roster that affected their offense and defense. Also, it makes no sense when Taylor only had one really...
My tía and tío have a home in Aguadilla. I’ve often dreamt about it since my childhood. Stalks of flora taller than me are nestled beside their garage door. I note that they look like feathers jutting from the soil, and that the house itself, with a roof that’s creamy and slightly off-white, reminds me of my skin when...
This week in blackness had many of us profoundly proud or sadly subdued in head shaking shame. And the week started off strong with the profound feeling of blackness. We had a moment with Shannon Sharpe and the new episode of Blackish dropped. After that, things took a turn for the worse as Cam Newtoncame out saying something foolish. All of that...

Racist White Dude Stabs Himself, Then Blames A Black Guy

A couple of weeks ago, a white guy named Joshua Witt from Sheridan, Colorado wrote on Facebook that he was stabbed by a stranger -...

‘Going There’: 3 Prominent Detroit Natives Reflect On The 1967 Riot

Enlarge this image Former Detroit police chief Ike McKinnon (L), Motown musician David Coffey (center), and former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer (R). Denise Guerra/NPR hide...

You Too, Al Franken? Woman Claims Politician Sexually Assaulted Her

I'm not happy about this wave of sexual harassment claims for two reasons: One, some...

Bill O’Reilly Takes Responsibility for His Sexual Harassment by Blaming God

Le sigh! The stories of powerful men exposed as serial sexual predators reveals what some of...

Jemele Hill Once Again Proved Trump Aint Shit

I would be surprised at the backlash against Jemele Hill if it wasn’t 2017. And 2017 has...

Racist White Men Can Prevent Race War By Having More Sex

Images of racist white men who participated in the "Unite the Right" event in Charlottesville,...

Twerking: The New Form of Birth Control for Strippers?

As much as it pains me to share this information the day after Juneteeth; a...

R. Kelly truly is the Black community’s Pied-Piper

How many of you have held of the tale about the Pied-Piper of Hamelin? Personally,...

Black Masculinity, Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, & “Queen Sugar”

We forget that it was Oprah Winfrey who handed black pop culture’s one-dimensional image of...

White Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police

Don't look now, but apparently, police officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota are running out of black...

What Really Happened to Darian Towns

What really happened to Darian Towns? This is the recent story of a black woman that...

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Affirmative Action: The Curious History of Race Preferences

Their leaders seem more intent on vying with blacks for permanent victim status than on seeking recognition for genuine progress by Hispanics over the...

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In June of 1977, then President Jimmy Carter declared that  in the United States June would be known as Black Music Appreciation Month. Barack Obama our 44th President renamed it to African American Music Appreciation Month.  No one dare in good sense argue the tremendous influence that African Americans...
It’s great not to be alone when dealing with crap. Other people know what you’re talking about and often sympathize. If you’ve ever been in a forum or thread about racism, you may have seen that one clown that demands of proof of racism. Evidence is presented from articles, excerpts...
This article is originally posted on Blavity.com by the Blavity Team. It explains what has been said for years, but a recent study has confirmed that most American media has depicted black people, black families especially, in a bad and stereotypical light. There’s an excerpt: The study’s researchers reviewed over 800...
I've admitted a few times that I, myself, am racist. Although, it may not be a correct self-assessment. I'm more prejudiced than racist as I have no power to drive the prosperity of non-blacks and only non-blacks down while plotting ways to diminish any hope for them to be...
And by ‘privileged’, I don’t mean rich people, at least not alone. I mean people afford societal advantages based on inherit traits i.e. skin color, gender, sexual orientation, etc. I talk about white racism…a lot. So, I’m assumed to hate white people, or so it’s believed. There’s nothing intricate about...