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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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#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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So, I’m Simply “Trying To Get In Good With White People”? No. I’m Speaking The Truth About Our Community. It’s Not My Fault You Can’t Accept It

It never fails. On many occasions, I’ve shared my thoughts about the black community and how we have many shortfalls that we need to work on. Now any intelligent person could easily understand that what I say never applies to everyone. I’m … Continue reading

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