Why We Still Need to Tell the Stories of Our Enslaved Ancestors No Matter How Difficult They Ar

So the Oscars aired last night and they were the whitest Oscars since 1998. This of course caused a lot of anger as the amazing film Selma was almost completely shut out was it not for the Best Original Song and the Best Picture Nominations. It would have been funny if Ava DurVernay’s look into the […]

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Why Aren’t More People Celebrating Alfre Woodard for her Portrayal as a Black Woman President?

So I know I have been doing a lot of TV show centered posts lately but TV has a major influence over how blackness is perceived in America. As a black man in America, TV is responsible for the stereotypes that have been created about me. TV narratives that have dehumanized black people over the […]

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