One day after Christmas a white Chicago cop shot an 19-year-old Black college student six times – also killing a neighbour – is now suing the boy’s estate for $10 million; with the claim that the shooting caused him trauma. The eyebrow raising lawsuit was filed on Friday by 27-year-old Officer Robert Rialmo, amidst the... Show More Summary
The ice cream truck that comes down my street was playing “White Christmas” today. EVERYONE NOT IN CALIFORNIA hates that guy right now. Read More...
From White House Christmas parties to the Tefillin challenge.
The twinkling magic of Christmas is over, but winter still has some magic up its sleeve -- in the form of fluffy, white snow. As much as ice-covered roads and plowed-in driveways can be big nuisances, don't forget the excitement andShow More Summary
Outside it’s snowing heavily, the garden has been transformed into a collection of coarse contours of what was, and everything is sparkling white, like a light that will never go out, a sky that will never darken, a day that will never...Show More Summary
Every year, phenomenally articulate lady poets congregate in an American city for the Women of the World Poetry Slam (WOWPS), a two-day slam poetry tournament exclusively for female-identified poets. Canadian poet Jillian Christmas performed...Show More Summary
Welcome to Taco Night. Personally I’m going to go ahead and say potluck tacos are my favorite meal these days. I convinced my family to have Christmas Tacos a few years back — complete with festive red shells, green guac, and white sour cream — and this year on my birthday we did it again. Show More Summary
The day before I went back to work after Christmas Break, we woke up to a winter wonderland. It had snowed in the night, and it covered everything like a beautiful white blanket. We had so much fun playing! I think Match and I had more fun than Piglet did. He liked the snow, but […]
Quiet Jaunary. The rain continues to fall, the temperature has dropped. Our house is dark with soft gray light filtered through the shades and draperies. I left the white twinkly lights from Christmas, they make everything feel so cozy.I look forward to crawling in my bed at night, under the quilts, the soft worn sheets are a comfort. Show More Summary
Last week, a video showing two little white girls crying after receiving black dolls as Christmas gifts went viral. Many people questioned the motives behind the mother who was responsible for uploading the video, as well as the aunt and uncle who gave the little girls the dolls.
Troy’s latest anthem for the City gets a new visual. Grab the White Christmas 3 mixtape here now. Previously: DJ E-Feezy ft. Jim Jones, Troy Ave, Trav & Young Lito – Check / Cash Out (Video)
The holiday is past but there’s still room for some Christmas evil, as hypertalented illustrator Marc Schoenbach of Sadist Art Designs has provided a wicked one-sheet for the upcoming feature I’M DREAMING OF A WHITE DOOMSDAY. We’ve got an exclusive first look after the jump! Described as “MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET meets THE ROAD,” WHITE […]
Would my white lab coat be better put to use when I carve the Christmas roast than when seeing patients? After all, we know that these coats can be covered with pathogens, including drug-resistant ones, which may be transmitted to patients. They are cleaned infrequently: In a survey of physicians, nearly 58 percent said they […]
In the run-up to Christmas, a photo circulated on Facebook featuring a white, middle-class family of two girls, one boy, a mom, and a dad posed together in a garden. Mom and daughters had "festive" bright green duct tape over their mouths, their hands and arms bound by Christmas tree lights. Show More Summary
Happy 2016. I spent time with the family in California, wiping out any chance of a white Christmas, although I hear that the probability would have been miniscule even had I stayed. I did come across a graphic that tried...
Tamir Rice’s beyond tragic death has exposed painful assumptions that seem hard-wired into the (white) American psyche about black children. The video sequence of Rice’s killing has been read in a variety of ways. About what could be...Show More Summary
In these Texas communities, Boxing Day 2015 will be remembered not for its white Christmas, but instead for a deadly tornado outbreak.
These parents thought it was hilarious to give their white girls black baby dolls for Christmas so they could post their horrified reactions to YouTube. More » White Girls Brought to Tears When Given Black Dolls in Terrible Christmas ‘Prank’ Video is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
This is what our black children should feel like when they get white dolls for Christmas. Also, mom…glad to see you think it’s “funny” that your gingers got black dolls for gifts…wonder if that has something to do with the
Their reaction shows how much a doll can tell us about race