By Lavern Merriweather: I noticed something when I was reading the several posts written by Brotha about the whole Ray Rice incident and that is he prefaced his comments by saying that he doesn’t support abuse of any kind. It, of course, got the wheels turning in my head. I have never seen a white […]Read More Vern’s Venting: As Real as a Four Dollar Bill
By Lavern Merrweather: The media has finally taken a break of their wallowing in the misery that is black males to focus attention on yet another pretty, young white woman that has gone missing. Does anybody else, beside me, see the glaring hypocrisy of my statement? White people, particularly white males, play a very good […]Read More Vern’s Venting: Tamika Huston Should Have Married Ray Rice
Eric Holder To Resign As Attorney General Columbus police arrest 3 in rape, shooting, burning of woman The Real Reason We Are Bombing Syria President Obama Criticized For ‘Latte Salute’ While Stepping Off Marine One Video: Alaska CBS Reporter Says, ‘F*%k It, I Quit’ Live on Air Over Pot Legalization Why Does the Media Think […]Read More Notable Links: 9-26/14
By Lavern Merriweather: This is a question I feel like needs answering any time there is an uproar over the actions of a famous, well-known black male. In this case, it’s about Minnesota Vikings stand-out Adrian Peterson who is being tried in the white-led media for crimes against human decency, because he took a tree […]Read More Vern’s Venting: Where Is Everybody?
The argument I may get from the usual suspects will be that I can’t talk about white people since I’m not white. Therefore, doing so would mean I’m being judgmental or more precisely, a racist, race baiter or liberal. If I was indeed white, the response would still be vehement in the name of white […]Read More White Folks Love Guns
By Lavern Merriweather: A verdict has been rendered in the supposed self-defense case of homeowner Theo Wafer who shot and killed motorist Renisha McBride. Thankfully, unlike in the Zimmerman trial, or travesty as I call it, the prosecution did their job the right way, and Wafer was convicted on all counts, including second degree murder. […]Read More Vern’s Venting: Murder Is Not Self-Defense
By Lavern Merriweather: There has been a lot of talk from media pundits, black church leaders and black folks from the blog world saying that our president Mr. Obama should address what has happened in Ferguson, Missouri. Yet, another young black life has been taken by some asshole white cop that obviously sees black folks […]Read More Vern’s Venting: A Black Woman’s Son