I’ve been informed that the popular blog The Intersection of Madness and Reality (IMR) has been shut down due to hackers. I’ve been told by fellow blogger and good friend Rippa, the owner and operator, that it was due to an article I wrote. A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the call for […]Read More My article got a website hacked by racist Trump followers
From Variety: Ron Glass, a prolific TV actor known for playing Ron Harris in the sitcom “Barney Miller” and Shepherd Derrial Book in “Firefly,” has died. He was 71. The actor’s rep confirmed the death to Variety, but had no further details regarding the cause or location. Glass was born in Evansville, Ind. and went […]Read More R.I.P. Ron Glass
From Al Jazeera: He outlasted 10 US presidents, brought free medical care to a small island nation, suppressed dissidents and infuriated his opponents at home and abroad after overthrowing a dictatorship in 1959. Fidel Castro, Cuba’s larger-than-life former leader, has died aged 90, according to Cuba’s state-run television. The news was confirmed by his brother, […]Read More R.I.P. Fidel Castro
From NBC News: Florence Henderson, who wrangled six unruly kids in a blended family on TV’s “The Brady Bunch,” died Thursday night. She was 82. Kayla Pressman, Henderson’s manager, said the actress died of heart failure surrounded by family and friends in Los Angeles. Click here to read the rest of this article.Read More R.I.P. Florence Henderson
I’ve written extensively about my frustrations with white folks who mostly operate based on right wing thinking. But truth be told, there are whites on the left who are just as infuriating for their brand of liberalism that’s usually in the form of images. (Safety pins anyone?) It’s gotten so ridiculous that even white people […]Read More An Open Letter To White People From a White Person
From The Root: Legendary singer Sharon Jones passed away Friday at the age of 60 after battling pancreatic cancer. Jones, who was part of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, was born in North August, South Carolina in 1956, and raised in Brooklyn, NY. “We are deeply saddened to announce that Sharon Jones has passed away […]Read More R.I.P. Sharon Jones
As if conservative white folks aren’t aggravating enough, here comes liberal whites and their pleas for thinking of the white working class. Kali Holloway of Alternet via Raw Story vents about how people should feel empathy for the white working class, the section of America where most of its people don’t give a damn about […]Read More White People Screwed the World…Again, And We Must Empathize With Them???