Author Archives: pplscrt79

#SendHerBack: A 21-Year Veteran’s Open Letter To Those Who Want Brown People “Sent Back”

Dear Conservatives, I am a recently retired 21-year Army veteran. I am also a black man. “GO BACK TO AFRICA!” is not a new thing. People have been saying this for years. When “nigger” stopped bothering us or got so played out … Continue reading

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#NotMyAriel: Here Is Why This Further Demonstrates “White Privilege”

Actress Halle Bailey (NOT “Berry”) will be playing Ariel in Disney’s live action The Little Mermaid. As you have likely heard by now, or can see from the pic, Bailey is black. For those of you familiar with The Little Mermaid, that CARTOON … Continue reading

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#Ageism Toward Women: Why Do YOU Do It?

Jennifer Lopez will be 50 years old next month. While not necessarily a hardcore one, I’ve been a fan of hers since she began singing. I would say maybe since “Selena.” One person posted on Twitter a short video of … Continue reading

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10 Things I Need More Than #Reparations

1. I need to walk out of my house and not have to worry about the very ones charged with protecting me being the ones who do the shooting. 2. I need for white folks to stop calling the police on us … Continue reading

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BLOG POST: Stop Asking If You’re “The Only One.” You Know You’re Not

“AM I THE ONLY ONE WHO HAS NEVER SEEN ‘GAME OF THRONES’?” “AM I THE ONLY ONE WHO DOESN’T CARE ABOUT ‘THE WALKING DEAD’?” “AM I THE ONLY ONE NOT WATCHING FOOTBALL SEASON?” It never fails. Something popular is trending … Continue reading

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#Exercise Apps and Devices: Cheating – Who Really “Loses” There?

It is good to sometimes not know everything. Some people like to call that being “naïve,” but there’s something to be said about not knowing all the bad or unpleasant, shady stuff out there. When I was in the Army, I learned of some … Continue reading

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#Trump: Dear Democrats, You Want Him Out? Then Stop Arguing About Nominees

Dear Democrats, This really should go without saying. Watching some of you argue and badmouth other Democratic candidates is disheartening, and exactly what Republicans want. Especially Donald Trump. Anyone with a functioning brain realizes that Trump absolutely cannot win in 2020. We’ve reached … Continue reading

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