Category Archives: White Community

#Racism: Why Being Quiet Is Far More Dangerous

  It is a little after 1 a.m. CST, and I feel compelled to write this, even if not one person reads it. It is something that needs to be said and if it has been, bears repeating. Racism is … 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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An Open Letter To #DonaldTrump: Thank You.

Dear Mr. President, You have truly done so much for this country. As a black man and 21-year Army veteran, I, for one, would like to sincerely thank you. There is so much to thank you for that I don’t … Continue reading

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#KavanaughHearings: White Male Privilege Strikes Again

Yep…here we go again. No, I’m not talking about “here we go again” as far as a black man bringing up race. So white fragility has no place here. That means if it annoys you that I’m on this again, … Continue reading

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#Racism: White Folks, Here Is Why You Need To Stop Telling Us You’re Tired of Hearing It

For starters, there are a LOT of white people out there who speak up against racism. I see it just about every day. You’ve had enough of racism against people of color happening, for one, but you’re also sick of … Continue reading

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#BlackLivesMatter: I Once Said I Did Not Support This. I Was Wrong

On September 2, 2015, I wrote a blog post which was titled, “Here Is Why I Don’t Support ‘Black Lives Matter’ and Never Will.” In case you are interested, here is the post: https://pplscrt79.wordpress.com/2015/09/02/here-is-why-i-dont-support-black-lives-matter-and-never-will/ At that time, President Obama was still … Continue reading

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Why White Males Can Plant Bombs, Shoot Up Schools and People, Yet Are Viewed More Favorably Than Anyone Else

Mark Anthony Conditt (not pictured) was the name of the serial bomber who terrorized the nearly 950,000 residents of Austin, Texas, for the past week or so that was responsible for killing two people and injuring four others. Conditt killed … Continue reading

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#DEARBLACKPEOPLE…

First of all, as you can see from the picture, I am a black man. I will be 37 years old next month. A little while ago, I stumbled onto a series of “Dear White People” statements. Here are a … Continue reading

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Black Folks, Yes…We Still Have On Shackles. But White People Didn’t Put Them There

As a 36-year-old black man, whenever I hear someone reference slavery or use it as an analogy, it’s completely embarrassing. For one, because it’s a slap in the face to our ancestors. None of us were alive to have the … Continue reading

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#OscarsSoWhite: As a Black Aspiring Screenwriter, Why I Find This Hashtag Embarrassing

Call me crazy. Call me naïve. I’ve been married for almost 17 years and my wife is white, so I’ve been called much worse, especially from those in the black community when I don’t say something they want to hear … Continue reading

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