Black Student Suspended One Year for Hugging Teacher

According to a CBS Atlanta affiliate, a Duluth High School senior has been suspended for one year and won't graduate on time for hugging...

Bree Newsome: Black Women are Heroes

Being a middle school teacher, I have a tendency to tease my male students. A lot of times, there may be some discrepancy that...

NCAA Athletes Should Get Paid

This is the time for March Madness. And we all know how crazy March Madness can be. The busted brackets, the clutch performances, the...

Floyd Mayweather’s Reading Problem: Fame, Money & Illiteracy

It all started with Floyd Mayweather being called out by 50 Cent. With 50 Cent being 50 Cent, he challenged Mayweather to a “reading challenge” of a...

Black Girl Missing: Missing Arizona 5-Year-Old, Jhessye Shockley, Gets Little Media...

So, did you know there's a 5-year-old girl missing in America? Did you know she's been missing for three weeks? If you didn't, don't...

Heather MacDonald’s Soft Bigotry, Or Problem With Black Youth

The hits just keep on coming. We have Paul Ryan talking out of his ass that inner city (black and brown) men don't want to...

The Problem With Philly Mag’s “Being White in Philly”

Race.  The word alone prompts many to break out in a cold sweat, grit their teeth, immediately grow defensive or quickly change the subject....

High School Coach Calls Black Kids “Future Welfare Recipients,” & Gets...

It really hasn't been good for coaches and young Black boys lately. If it isn't the story of young Black boys raped at Penn...

Black Student Kicked Out of School for Wearing Jesus Halloween Costume

So a black kid in a Chicago suburb dressed up like "Jesus" for Halloween, and was kicked out of school as a result. I...

Where's the School Spirit in "Wigger Day" at Red Wing High...

Back in 1090, a few weeks after moving to southern Indiana, I was floored when I learned that there was a celebration called Nigger...

Alabama Teacher “On Leave” Over Racist Math Quiz

I'm pretty big on education. So much so, that like most minorities, in the context of race, I see education as the great equalizer....

Wait, Did Joe Paterno Get Raped At Penn State?

So, apparently several people in authority took the "PEN" in Penn State just a little bit too seriously. You know, as in penitentiary? Not that...

Middle School Denies Students Lunch, Food Tossed in Trash

I've never been to Massachusetts, but from what I hear it's a pretty nice place. Like all northeastern states, I suppose living in Massachusetts...

“Cracking Cards” Bank Scams on the Rise on Nashville-Middle TN Campuses

Nashville-Middle TN is in the midst of an economic boom. Attracting not only visitors from around the world, but corporations and new residents are being...