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Dear America: Black People Want A Divorce

Dear America,

I must admit: lately, our relationship has been pretty awful.

These past few years have been tumultuous at best. What the world has seen is the utmost disdain for anyone claiming to be African […]

By |December 8th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Darren Wilson, Ferguson, and Indictments

It is after 9:00 and NOW they wanted to drop a decision that they figured out damn near a half a day ago. November 24, 2014 is going to go down as that day […]

By |November 24th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Turkey Day Classic 2014: The Good, The Bad, and Wonderful

It is the Monday after the Turkey Day Classic. This past game was quite interesting for a few reasons. There was plenty of good to take notice to. In other instances, there was something […]

By |November 24th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

The N-Word Will Always Exist

It was during the 1980’s in which I had my first encounter with racism. I had to be no more than 7, maybe 8 years old. I was riding around in my father’s grey […]

By |November 13th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Wesley Meredith the Republican Welfare King

When the phrase “welfare recipients” is used, people tend to think of poor Black people. We have all heard it before: references to single Black women with a whole bunch of kids as being […]

By |October 13th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Black Gun Club Begins Patrolling Streets

When you are the inherent victims of police brutality, then there has to be a time where you stand up for yourself. People would rather you actually “go to the authorities”. However, that does […]

By |September 30th, 2014|life|1 Comment|

I Am Darren Wilson Bracelets – Punk Police Fashion

We all know that the references to Darren Wilson and Michael Brown are getting tired. Yes, the protests have died down slightly (which is expected). We also understand that the police is not waging […]

By |September 25th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Darrien Hunt Was Killed Over a Fake Sword

Darrien Hunt’s name comes at the most inopportune time for Black people in America. With Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Ezell Ford, and John Crawford all killed at the hand of the police, it seems […]

By |September 16th, 2014|life|2 Comments|

Why Are Black Men The Face of Domestic Violence?

Ray Rice has been getting a lot of coverage as of late. Deservingly so, since he did get caught on tape abusing his then-girlfriend turned into wife. Many felt that he deserved to be […]

By |September 14th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

Women Raping Men: The Strange Truth

Whenever I think of the rape culture that permeates within this society, I think of how men help promote the lunacy. It makes me think of that tweet Cee Lo Green produced to justify […]

By |September 8th, 2014|life|0 Comments|

We All Struggle In Life – Plain Truth 42

This post is dedicated to my homeboy that I am “counseling”. Peep every word, sir:

I have made it to post 100!!! Chyeah!!!

Now back to the regularly scheduled program….

A cool cat from my great childhood years in Gary, Indiana reminded […]

Long Distant Loving – Plain Truth 23

It is me or is Marvin Gaye singing his heart out. He even got on his classic skullcap. Touching the hands of so many women in the crowd, you knew they all wanted to be “chosen”. Yet, there are […]

Jay Z, Tim Allen, and Living In The Past

By |December 14th, 2014|

 

I was always taught that people remind you of your past because they don’t want to see the greatness you have become today. Others try to make it into a “humbling experience”. Yet, it […]

Dear America: Black People Want A Divorce

By |December 8th, 2014|

Dear America,

I must admit: lately, our relationship has been pretty awful.

These past few years have been tumultuous at best. What the world has seen is the utmost disdain for anyone claiming to be African […]