When Shit Hits The Fan: Shit White Girls Say

It all started with the video Shit Girls Say and then spiraled (and has since disintegrated) into a barrage of Shit (insert ethnic/gender group) Say... spoof videos. Shit Girls Say morphed into Shit...

Forget Race: Would Marissa Alexander be in Prison if She was...

Imagine if you will, a husband and wife having an argument. Like many couples have in the past, their argument centers on the possibility...

The Martin Luther King Jr. that’s Never Quoted [VIDEO]

Let's face it, the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been watered down over the years. As opposed to being tghe radical...

Leslie Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos and the Right’s TRUE Meaning of ‘Freedom...

To some people, you're damned if you do and you're damned if you don't. Nothing you can do is right with them. They always...

Ebony’s “Trayvon” Covers and the Black-on-Black Crime Argument

Ebony magazine has announced that this September issue will showcase four different covers dedicated to the impact of the Trayvon Martin tragedy. The covers...

House Speaker Boehner’s Boner for Keystone XL is Just a Pipe...

So I wrote my piece for the Guardian on the XL pipeline. I did it for my son because it was something he believed...

Jeb Bush: Support Immigration Reform Because “Immigrants are more fertile”

I can think of many reasons to support immigration reform. But of all the reasons to sup" target="_blank">The New York Times: Deaths exceeded births among...

America: Afraid of Ebola But NOT Them Albino Deer!

It never ceases to amaze me what cowards Americans are. They are afraid of everything. Afraid of terrorism, afraid of air travel, afraid of...

VIDEO: Mentally Ill Black Man Shot 46 Times, Killed By Saginaw...

So, apparently a mentally ill Black man was shot 46 times, and killed by Saginaw, Michigan police officers almost two months ago; and, we're...

The Central Park Five: Another Example of Institutionalized Racism

I missed the premiere of the Ken Burns film The Central Park Five on PBS last night. It wasn't until a few people following...

Don’t Blame Black America for the Murdered Australian Student

It's sad that you already know what kind of comments you'll expect from certain people if you write an article like this. Here we...

Georgia Police Kill Diabetic After Family Calls 911 For Ambulance

Last Friday a woman called 911 seeking medical assistance after she suspected that her fiancé may have taken too much insulin. Instead of an...

Police State: Racial Profiling, The Po-Po, & Me

The law is meant to be my servant and not my master, still less my torturer and my murderer.-- James Baldwin, The Nation, 7/11/66  More...

#WDBJ, Vester Flanagan, & Why Black Lives STILL Matter

On the morning of August 26, reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were shot and killed on live television by Vester Lee Flanagan,...

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...