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#BLM: White Folks, Here Is Why the Mentioning of the Inner City Crime Rate Exposes YOU More Than It Does Us

A police officer shoots an unarmed black man. We speak up about it. Right away, some of you white folks come along and mention the crime rate in Chicago. Baltimore. Pretty much any inner city. Which translates to “black-on-black” crime. … 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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#BillMaher: Black People Who Use The “N” Word, We Have Ourselves To Thank For Him Using It

Often, when I post something on Facebook in which I’m speaking of “What’s On My Mind?” as it asks, there’s often someone who comes on to try and “school” me on my thoughts and/or opinions. Not simply to share their … Continue reading

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Why I Feel #BlackLivesMatter, #BlueLivesMatter and #AllLivesMatter Does Not Help ANYONE

I am a very intelligent man. I know exactly what each of these means and their intent. I don’t need for anyone to explain them to me. “Black Lives Matter” is meant to accentuate what happens between law enforcement (mainly … 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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#OldNavy: Mad About the Interracial Couple In Ad? Here Is Why Nobody Cares

  Many, many years ago, I saw someone on television take a set of toothpicks and place them on a table. He picked up one toothpick and snapped it in half with the greatest of ease. Then, he took 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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