Ishena Robinson
irobinson
Writer, speaker, finesser, and a fly dresser. Jamaican-American currently chilling in Chicago.
Aug 8
58

This is why I hate the whole ‘prank’ culture. It’s an excuse for men (mostly white) to do the stupid, mean-spirited, antisocial shit lurking in their evil hearts, then deflect that onlookers have no sense of humor when they’re caught. Read more

Aug 7
6

Existing as a white person in the current ethos requires us to sacrifice some of our own humanity in order to agree to deny the humanity of others. If you point out that something’s wrong you get gaslit to no end. It’s enough to make you a little crazy. My favorite quote: It’s no measure of good mental health to be Read more

Aug 7
32

Here is it: it is an admission that white people cannot handle. It is an anathema. To be taught that you are better, you are special, that you created the world and that your culture is the best and now have to own up to the fact that your way of life and your society has been paid for through the perpetuation of Read more

Aug 7
10

Pay my tuition just to kiss me on this wet ass p*ssy”! LMAO. I’m buying this just for that line.

Aug 6
29

Hennies, let me tell you, I have photographed Ms. James a number of times in and around NY, and she....DOES NOT PLAY. Read more

Aug 6
36

The eternal optimist buried deep within me wants to tell you that there’s still plenty of time for white people to come to their senses, but don’t hold your breath. Read more

Aug 2
63

This is how running mates are chosen. You leak a name and see if the internet tears them up. Whoever comes out of the shredder almost intact gets the job. It will not be Representative Bass.

Aug 1
16

Well that should get some Zoomers to the polls in November.

Aug 1
18

I really don’t give a damn about TikTok, but I will take the opportunity to comment that it’s far past time the government finds some sort of definition for what falls under the heading of “Executive Order”, as it has proven to be a supremely easy way for the President to grant himself practically any outcome he Read more

Aug 1
41

This is all very true, but here is where I point out that no such action was taken by this Administration against the similarly invasive FaceApp, which is Russian-owned and even less opaque about what they do with the selfie you took that makes you look like your parents. I wonder why.

Aug 1
29

Given the fact that he can’t actually cite any of the reasons some people are suggesting the ban (suspicions of information farming and the like) leads me to believe that you are correct in assuming this is purely pettiness and spite. Read more

Jul 28
37

BlackManItis ™ is the fatal disease characterized by some modicum of success in one area making one believe his every random thought is pure, undiscovered genius, every action is righteous, justified and beyond criticism and every utterance should be revered by the general population. Read more

Jul 15
9

PS- Raising children is hard , especially a child with ADHD and mood disorder but for God’s sake, don’t use the police to discipline/ control your child! When you involve the judicial system they are predisposed to incarcerate us, not treating/ helping which is what would happen if Grace wasn’t Black.

Jul 15
10

So many things.  I wonder if she’s actually receiving treatment for the ADHD and Mood Disorder aside from being told to self-control/ pray it away.  Sigh.. no one should be in jail because of missed homework.