Tag Archives: race

Did a NY cabbie skip Al Roker to pick up a white guy?

Read the linked story and you decide is Al Roker justified or is he overreacting?

Does the word sassy bother you?

Last night while watching Being Mary Jane I was struck by a single word used repeatedly. That word was “sassy”. Mary Jane’s boss was expressing his disappointment at her behavior and he said that she had been sassy two different times during that week. Why did they use that word in the script? it just seems that particular word is used more often to describe the behavior of black women. Share your thoughts.

University of Missouri President resigns, but says this is not how change should happen

The University Of Missouri football team refused to take the field this weekend. That act cast the school 1 million dollars, and today after weeks of protest the president stepped down. In his resignation speech he said this is not how change should happen, but radical acts help facilitate change and when a university starts losing money that too can be a catalyst for change. Share your thoughts.

Ben Carson’s Urban Rap?

Do they really think this will get black votes?

Celebrating Jenean Hampton’s Historic Victory

Didn’t hear a lot about this but it is noteworthy. Jenean Hampton is the first black person to win a statewide office in Kentucky. This is history and it should be acknowleged and celebrated.

Student threatens teacher with a desk…is this what is going on in the classroom?

Last week the nation was in shock when we watched a resource officer drag a South Carolina girl across the room. This morning a friend of mine sent me this clip. This is equally appalling. Share your thoughts.

Context..What context could explain a cop dragging a student across the room?

Student refuses to leave room. So officer decides to remove her. This is simply wrong. Nothing this girl could have said would justify this action. Share your thoughts.

Black Mother Peggy Hubbard goes off on Black Lives Matter…is she right or rachet?

Share your thoughts.

How does James Manning get away with this racist rant?

James Manning is the head of the ATLAH World Missionary Church in New York. He is know for his unhinged rants and this qualifies as one. Watch the clip and share your thoughts.

James Harrison was right…participation trophies are bogus

We live in the age where every child gets a trophy for just showing up. Former Pittsburg Steelers Jame Harrison returned his sons participation trophies. He wants his children to earn accolades. Read the linked story and share your thoughts.


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