It’s been a decade since his passing. Yet, his music, his talent and his legacy still remains, even through the tabloid media’s unrelenting maelstrom of convicting a possibly innocent man of a heinous crime for which there is no definite proof of his guilty. But this icon’s fans and supporters of real journalism and justice, […]Read More Remembering Michael Jackson Ten Years Later
This has probably been the longest I’ve been away from my blog. I had to get my thoughts together and my soul right, or right enough, before I come back for another entry. I honestly didn’t know what to write as it seems like I’ve said pretty much everything in relation to race relations. Of […]Read More My Reckoning With the News Media (Part I)
From CNN: Actor and comedian Tim Conway, best known for his work on “The Carol Burnett Show,” died on Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, according to his publicist. Conway was 85. He had been battling a longtime illness prior to his death, Howard Bragman, Conway’s representative, told CNN. He was not suffering from dementia or […]Read More Actor, Comedian Tim Conway Has Died
Oh Lord, another one. A blog post I wrote discussing, or rather debasing, scientific racism has caught the attention of a blogger who runs Dissenting Academia (DA). The premise, according to the homepage, is to center on “HBD-related topics”. ‘HBD’ stands for human biodiversity which is the “study” that human beings differ from one another […]Read More Race realism, human biodiversity, whatever you want to call it, it’s STILL racism.
From AP News: Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood’s most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated “Boyz N the Hood” and continued over the following decades to probe the lives of black communities in his native Los Angeles and beyond, has died. He was 51. Singleton’s family said Monday that he died in Los […]Read More Director John Singleton Has Died
I’ve expressed my support and criticism regarding “Me Too” and “Times Up”, particularly how the who revolve about race. Although, I must admit that I’m weary of what the movement is basically about: believe the victims. The crime of rape, sexual assault or any related crime is heinous, no doubt. It shouldn’t be defended or […]Read More Opinion: Believing the Victims: My Thoughts On These Words as a Black Man in America
From the University of Kansas’ synopsis: This course charts the rise of the “angry white male” in America and Britain since the 1950s, exploring the deeper sources of this emotional state while evaluating recent manifestations of male anger. Employing interdisciplinary perspectives this course examines how both dominant and subordinate masculinities are represented and experienced in […]Read More Your Thoughts: University of Kansas’ Newest Course, Angry White Male 101