So happy for them but there is no amount of money that could make up for 40 years lost. Can you imagine if they had had the chance to become doctors, lawyers, or teachers how many lives they could have impacted? However, it can be argued they now have the opportunity to shed light on […]Read more "2 Innocent Men Exonerated After 40 Years in Prison"
Most people who complain about black on black crime are not in tune to the black news agencies that report on it but are outraged when black people criticize the police for their racial profiling and police brutality. The fact remains, Fergusons are all across the US with police departments that do not reflect the […]Read more "Rudy Giuliani shows White Supremacist Ideology discussing Black on Black Crime instead of the Lack of Diversity in Police Departments"
I have been doing this blogging thing for a little over two years now and I have learned a lot along the way. For one, I never knew I would like this so much but this blog has given me a platform to think about race in a critical but non-academic way. This blog has […]Read more "New Look, Same Mission"
Saw a black man wearing a Vietnam Veteran hat in the PATH station today and went up to him and shook his hand and thanked him for his service. Though I would have probably been one of the people protesting the war, the man put his life on the line for the US and when […]Read more "A Veterans Day Thank You"
“…the hopelessness takes hold when one realizes that there is no amount of acting right or doing right, no amount of parental wisdom or personal resilience that can completely guarantee survival, let alone success.” http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/14/opinion/charles-blow-michael-brown-and-black-men.html?referrer=Read more "Michael Brown and Black Men"