Just to be clear, not all self-proclaimed members of the far right hate women. Some actually love them, especially white women. Yep, they love them but only if they’re mindless reproduction machines needed to serve white men, spread eagle in some cases, and keep the race going – that’s where white women come in by […]Read More Deplorable Love: The Alt-Right’s Dysfunctional Relationship With Women
George Zimmerman fans and supporters, I got some bad news for ya. Your poster boy for the National Rifle Association and Stand Your Ground laws have gotten in trouble with the law once again. NPR reports: George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer acquitted in the 2013 shooting death of Trayvon Martin, was arrested in Florida […]Read More Zimmerman’s In Trouble – Again
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
I can’t hold my tongue any longer. I need to say something about this. And I know I’m not the only one who notices this. But before I start, I want to first set something straight. I do not condone the actions of the people who have been making the rounds in the mainstream news […]Read More The Media’s Veiled Black Problem
My Commitment to Social Justice Does Not Mean I Hate White People If We Want Diverse Books, We Need Diverse MFA Programs Actor Terry Crews Relives Childhood of Domestic Violence With Ray Rice Scandal Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids The Palin Family Allegedly Got Into A Messy Brawl In […]Read More Notable Links: 9-12/14
When social problems have been colorized or racialized for so long, it can be hard on the targeted group to address that problem without being thrown into the negative stereotype. Even though it must be confronted, the group fears of collective judgments. And so, very little is said and even less gets done about it. […]Read More Are only black men violent to women?
Dear Mr. Hughley, I know you’re probably busy. So’m I’m just going to cut straight to the chase. I too have heard about the recent alleged erratic and violent behavior of former Scandal actor Columbus Short. It is indeed a saddening and disappointing revelation of a promising actor on a popular drama. As you may […]Read More Open Letter To D.L. Hughley (From a Black Man)