Category Archives: America

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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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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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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Talk is Not Cheap…Depending on Who You Are

His pockets have been shaken for thousands of dollars. Six figures according to some sources. During the 2013-14 season, after being slapped with a $50,000 fine for skipping out on the media which was later bumped up to $100K, he … Continue reading

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Seen but not Heard

“No Justice, No Peace!” “Black Lives Matter” “I Can’t Breathe” Do these quotes sound familiar? I’m sure they do if you live in America but what do they actually mean? Over the past few months, the United States has seen … Continue reading

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What Makes Me Different: A note from a young black male school teacher

What Makes Me Different: A Note from a Young Black Male School Teacher He’s a thug, he’s a gangsta, he’s a bully! Often times, these are the labels placed on young black males who’ve been murdered by white men in … Continue reading

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