Police Have Already Killed 561 People in 2016

In the USA, you can start your day by watching video of a black man in Louisiana killed by police as he lay helplessly...

CeCe McDonald: Self-Defense and Still Defending

Just a hair over a year ago, a 23-year-old Black transgender woman in Minnesota named CeCe McDonald was walking to store with four friends...

Zimmerman Verdict: Thoughts on Social Media Reactions

Jurors in Florida have spoken and 17-year-old Trayvon Martin’s killer, George Zimmerman, walks free of any accountability for the part he played in Trayvon’s...

Black Students Arrested For Waiting on School Bus

Not that I've been oblivious to racism rearing its ugly head in the northeastern part of the United States. But, I'd be lying to...

Philadelphia Eagles WR Riley Cooper Apologizes For Racial Slur

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver, Riley Cooper, had a Paula Deen moment at a Kenny Chesney concert recently. Sadly for him, he has to share...

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...

Tamir Rice and the Hell Up In Cleveland

And you have seen men in uniform drive by and murder Tamir Rice, a twelve-year-old child whom they were oath-bound to protect. And you...

“Stand Your Ground” Acquits Florida Man Who Killed His Wife’s Lover

As we gear up for the beginning of George Zimmerman's trial tomorrow. Let's take a moment and look at how another Stand-Your-Ground case in Florida

Prison Labor: The Not-So-New Labor Market Option

Because this is currently being spotlighted in Wisconsin, I can't say with good conscience say whether this is...

Troy Davis: Justice Is Truly Blind When We Choose to Shut...

When you hear about how the cops routinely find reasons to arrest innocent people... does it surprise you? Not too long ago the answer to...

Castro Brothers On Ariel Castro: “I Hope He Rots In That...

I have five siblings, and if any one of them did what Ariel Castro did, I'd be done with them just like Onil and...

Papa John’s CEO Apologizes for Employee’s Racist Rant

As if racial tensions in Sanford, Florida weren't already on high pending the start of George Zimmerman's trial in a few weeks. In comes...

Hasidic Jewish Gang Assaults Black Man In Brooklyn

It's been a while since I last visited Brooklyn, New York. The last time I was there I had to worry about stop-and-frisk and...

Please, Take A Seat Like Colin Kaepernick

December 1, 1955, The United States was catapulted into the movement that became the Civil Rights Movement. One simple, yet effective act of protest...

The Way Home: Women Talk About Race in America

When the topic of race is broached, we hear and read so much source material from the lens of black and non-black ‘other’ men....