For Confederate Flag Defenders

The following is a quote from the man who designed the Confederate battle flag, William Tappan Thompson. Defending it, he wrote the following: “As a people, we are fighting to maintain the Heaven-ordained supremacy of the white man over the inferior or colored race; a white flag would thus be emblematical of our cause… Such […]

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Bill O’Reilly’s Race Problem

I seriously don’t understand the mindset of (some) conservatives these days. It seems like most of them are lost in a realm outside the space of reality. But what’s really frustrating, as a man of color, is their insistence that racism is primarily a thing of the past. Yet, most racists tend to lean toward […]

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Flag Down!

It has been days since the awful terrorist attack on the Emanuel AME Church where white supremacist shooter Dylann Roof shot and murdered nine black people. After the tragedy, news outlets uncovered pictures of him wearing racist paraphernalia, including a picture of him holding the infamous battle flag of the old Confederacy. Since then, people […]

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Thoughts on Charleston

Nine lives were taken in a church a few days ago in Charleston by a wanna-be white supremacist. The victims were black. The massacre occurred at the Emanuel AME Church one evening during a Bible meeting. The assassin Dylann Roof waited an hour to make his move. He took out his gun and started firing […]

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