Mortuary Buries Wrong Woman After Husband’s Complaint

There's nothing funny about death. When someone dies there's very little that can be said to grieving relatives and friends to make light of...

Rachel Jeantel’s Attorney: She Was Never Prepped by the Prosecution

The last person to speak to Trayvon Martin other than George Zimmerman before he was killed, is Rachel Jeantel. As the story goes, Jeantel...

Post-Racial Update: NOPD Cleared of Killing Suicidal Black Man Laying in...

Last Friday saw the NOPD cleared of killing a suicidal Black man laying in bed. Brian Harris was shot and killed by a member...

Marissa Alexander Facing 60-years isn’t About Angela Corey

Don't look now, but Marissa Alexander stands the chance of going to prison for 60-years if convicted of shooting at -- or, in the...

Sandra Bland and Sam DuBose: Two Different Outcomes

The officer that arrested Sandra Bland isn't responsible for her death. As of now, all evidence points to her death as being a suicide....

Wisconsin Leads U.S. in Incarceration of Black Men

Speaking of mass incarceration: Wisconsin leads the U.S. in incarceration of black men. There is no debate about the disproportional amount of black (and...

Can We Talk About White-On-White Crime?

Proving that some people aren't interested in having a much-needed conversation on race, within the media, said much-needed conversation has turned into a conversation...

Robert H. Richards IV: No Prison Time for Wealthy Daddy Rapist

It seems that affluenza has spread again and Robert H. Richards IV is its next victim. If you do not believe me, then take...

The Taboo of White-On-White Crime

I know I will catch a lot of flack for this, mostly from white folks who will try to scientifically explain that black people...

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...

Black Female Voices: Melissa Harris-Perry, bell hooks, & The New School

This past Friday at The New School in New York City, as part of their Black Female Voices series, Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry sat down with famed...

Donald Trump Still Thinks the Central Park Five are Guilty

Yusef Salaam, one of the members of the wrongfully convicted Central Park Five wants an apology from Donald Trump. Of course, this will never...

George Zimmerman’s Pity Party..

The tragi-drama that is George Zimmerman is apparently coming to a painful end. He's homeless, or so he says, and despite his fat little...

The Tsarnaev Brothers Being White Hasn’t Thrown a Monkey Wrench in...

Okay, teachable moment aside, the truth is that in America much to the disadvantage of dark-skinned people, the Muslim religion is used to denote...

Can We Agree that Nobody Deserves to Die for Being Gay?

  In the wake of what we now know to be the worst mass shooting in American history, we can agree that nobody needs to...