Category Archives: African American

Colin Kaepernick: What’s Really Going On?

A year ago when Colin Kaepernick decided to take a knee during the San Francisco 49ers preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, I questioned his timing and reasoning. I believe we all have the right to protest and boycott, … Continue reading

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Stop Supporting Your Enemies

“The first black…” “The first black man…” “The first black female…” “The first female…” Barack Obama was the first black president of the United States. Gabby Douglas was the first African American woman to win the all-around gold in the … Continue reading

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If Bill Cosby were a white man

Thirty years ago I was three years old so there is no way I could write a play-by-play about Bill Cosby’s past like millions of people have done on Facebook and Twitter. I don’t know what happened back then and … Continue reading

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Black Women are not Hoes

Look at a black woman, what do you see? Maybe their natural hair, maybe some weave. Dark smooth skin, a caramel complexion, or perhaps a redbone. Pretty brown eyes, a perfectly shaped nose, and kissable lips for sure. Whether she’s … Continue reading

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Why I Hate the “N” Word

You can tell me it’s cool, you can tell me it’s a greeting. But what you can’t tell me is that it’s not a racial slur. The word was created to break down a certain color of people. It was … Continue reading

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You Can’t Fix America

You can march, protest, and boycott all you want but you can’t fix America. Look at the civil rights and suffrage movements. People fought, bled, and died to end all injustices. However, America is still a divided nation. Billions of … Continue reading

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Justice for All

Last night, a black man was murdered in New York City…but most people wouldn’t know that because he was a police officer and he was shot in the head by another black man. I thought black lives mattered? I thought … Continue reading

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