“Adulting” in this cold, crazy world as a newly graduated grown-up is hard.
The thing I, as a shorty, looked forward to the most about transitioning from jailbait-hood to manhood was the right to move out of my parents’ house and “be grown” somewhere, anywhere, on my own.
President Barack Obama made yet another birther joke while giving remarks at the 2015 White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday in Washington. Obama brought up a recent report that said former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) accidentally...Show More Summary
FOR MOST OF YOU - THESE WEIGHT OF THESE TWO IMAGES WILL FLY RIGHT OVER YOUR HEADS I have two choices going forward: Exact VIOLENCE Against The Embedded Colonizing Force Who Are Doing Psychic Damage To The Americanized Negro Make My Own...Show More Summary
BALTIMORE -- Hundreds of people took to the streets here on Saturday to demonstrate against police brutality and call for accountability for the police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old who died April 19Show More Summary
"I don't like Black people" a little girl said to my daughter earlier this week in school. My daughter, who is Black, was stunned to hear these seemingly out-of-nowhere words from her non-Black classmate. She came home that night, upset and hesitant to tell us what happened. Show More Summary
I never knew too much about the transgender community. As much as I wanted to understand the journey and hardship, I avoided asking too many questions in fear of offending anyone. When I learned about Bruce Jenner's two-hour interview...Show More Summary
A Florida sheriff’s deputy in Lee County has been fired after an investigation found that he ignored a 911 call from a woman having a heart attack so that he could finish his pizza, according to television station WZVN.
An internal investigation by the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office appears to have determined in 2009 that training policies were bent in favor of the reserve deputy who killed Eric Harris this month when he mistakenly fired a gun instead of a Taser, according to CNN.
KINLOCH, Mo. -- Just minutes away from Ferguson, its now-famous neighbor, is Kinloch, the first well-established African-American community in St. Louis County. Kinloch was once a flourishing town with some 10,000 residents. Today, the population is less than 300. Show More Summary
When Hugh Price was at the helm of the "National Urban League" I used to donate my money to it, while vowing to NEVER give the NAACP a dime. Today, under Marc Morial NEITHER organization would get a cent from me. I would instead fund...Show More Summary
MATRIX MATHEMATICS When THIS BLACK MAN Utters A Public Message.............. HIS AFFILIATIONS WITH THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE MADE IT CLEAR ABOUT THEIR CONTEMPT FOR BLACK PEOPLE - PROVE HIM TO BE AN ENEMY OF BLACK AMERICA THE MENTION OF ONE...Show More Summary
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Work-life balance? What’s that in your 20s? I didn’t think I needed it. I didn’t even consider it. Not when I was willing to ditch the States to “make it or break it” overseas.
So you’re stuck in a job you hate, staring at the lights above your cubicle and playing a rousing game of left eye-right eye while you wait to clock out. This is not what you imagined doing in your 20s.
I TOLD MY NEGRO POLITICAL ASSOCIATE MINISTERS THAT WE MUST ALL YIELD TO THE 'END GAME' OF 'NEGRO CROWD CONTROL' AND NOT GET CAUGHT ON THE METHODOLOGY VIA WHICH THIS IS ACCOMPLISHED. THEY CAN TAKE DOWN MY EUROCENTRIC PICTURE AND REPLACE...Show More Summary
The cultural phenomenon that is “Bye Felicia” may have reached peak popularity in recent years -- but its ascendance began exactly 20 years ago. Originally coined by Ice Cube’s character “Craig” in the 1995 comedy “Friday,” the dismissive...Show More Summary
I'm a long-time superhero fan. When I was a little girl, I wore my Superman pajamas as many nights as my mother allowed. I still own a Superman action figure I played with during childhood, one where I would squeeze his legs together and his arms would punch furiously. Show More Summary
Sometime in the future, this adorable baby is going to learn how Daddy saved the day for the New England Patriots. Super Bowl hero Malcolm Butler announced on Instagram that he welcomed his first son, Malcolm Terel Butler Jr., on April 16. Show More Summary