That last one: ‘be quiet and wait to get to a position of power and THEN shut shit down - slowly while cementing your base’... fucking A. How many people died enslaved with that mind set? How many got unjust prison sentences? How many got lynched? How many got shit homes and schools and medical care? Sometimes it’s OK… Read more
Not everyone is brave enough to be black. (but they’ll rap like a motherfucker in the car, implant their asses, tan their skin, blow up their lips oops did I say Kardashian get jungle fever dagger nails twerk like Miley Cyrus Bhad Baby Rachel Dolezal Chet Hanks the list goes on wannabe mofos who think they really can… Read more
That man has never had a real challenge to the comfort of his lifestyle until confronted with doing the right thing. It makes me nauseous. God knows what else he knows is going on in his job but just doesn’t say anything about it.
These responses left me beyond speechless. Holy shit it’s like they are the living embodiment of what Bomani said, Me, Me, Me. The last one was especially interesting. If being a decent human being comes at a personal or dare I say professional cost I assume these same people would be upset if you reported a colleague… Read more
For context, they were house hunting out in the Vancouver islands. There are lots of little island villages there that you need to take a ferry, boat or seaplane to get to. Some of them started as little hippie communes, or small fishing villages, and it’s pretty heavily wooded and very, very chill. Really nice… Read more
I like how Pablo Torres is gently trying to be Respectable while Bomani—as usual because he’s the fucking man—is like “um fuck no whose side you on anyways?”
Children were off limits until Rush Limbaugh came for Chelsea Clinton. Mind you these are the same people that will lecture you civility after saying every ugly thing they could about the Obama girls for years. As for these two, Collins especially, should know how this world treats black girls. What in the ever loving… Read more
A mass grave related to the “Black Wall Street Massacre” of 1921 has just been discovered in Tulsa. I’d say it’s time for the world’s archeologists to start digging in America, and damn the consequences. The UK unearth their history all the time, thus often re-writing it from the historical evidence. We need to start… Read more
The underlying system of institutional racism is partially sustained on the perpetuation of the illusion of white innocence. It’s far from an accident. And most definitely not a “bug in the system”. It’s a requirement.