Slavery Reparations Should Not Be Our Focus at This Point

Slavery Reparations Should Not Be Our Focus at This Point   Slavery Reparations Over the years there have been multitudinous discussions surrounding the idea of reparations for African Americans based on the atrocities associated with slavery. While some have postulated that the idea of reparations is inextricably connected to the…

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Ciara & Russell Wilson ~ Demolishing the Double Standard

Ciara & Russell Wilson ~ Demolishing the Double Standard Ciara & Russell Wilson ~ Demolishing the Double Standard Rick Wallace, Ph.D. | Tuesday, March 15, 2016 – Facebook | 45 Reads Initially published on Facebook. Tiffany Banks, first of all, thank you for sharing this link (http://zazaali.blogspot.com/2016/03…) originally. It is definitely a topic…

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Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone

Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone   Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone For the past several days, I have watched and read more than my share of articles, videos and social media rants about the choice to cast Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone in the upcoming biopic. Honestly, there were some…

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The Failure of Black Men to Protect Black Women

The Failure of Black Men to Protect Black Women   One of the things that I love about being an equal-opportunity accountability specialist (I just made that up) is that I have addressed virtually every sub-group in the African American collective, so I have no reason to become concerned with…

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The Power of an Unchained Mind

  The Power of an Unchained Mind   The Power of an Unchained Mind The Power of an Unchained Mind ~ “When you develop a true sense of purpose as it relates to your design, you will find that there is a certain level of inherent confidence associated with that…

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Father Kills Ex and 2-Year-Old Daughter over Child Support

Maryland Father Confessed to Killing His 2-Year-old Daughter & Her Mother, Court Documents Say Daron Boswell-Johnson had been ordered to pay the mother of his daughter $600 in monthly child support, sources said. Father Kills Ex and 2-Year-Old Daughter over Child Support Murder victim NeShante Davis’ mother, Carolyn Turner, learned…

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The Villainization of Cam Newton

Examining the Villainization of Cam Newton The Villainization of Cam Newton Examining the Villainization of Cam Newton ~ I love these type of articles — the kind that I can simply express myself, without citing sources and references. I get to simply lay it all out and allow the chips to fall where…

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Turning to LeBron James is Not the Answer

Turning to LeBron James is Not the Answer by Dr. Rick Wallace, Ph.D. | Thursday, December 31, 2015 There has been a recent fire storm surrounding a grand jury decision not to indict the police officer who shot and killed Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black male. While the rage of blacks,…

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Officer Not Charged in Tamir Rice Shooting Death

Officer Not Charged in Tamir Rice Shooting Death Cleveland Officer Will Not Face Charges in Tamir Rice Shooting Death By MITCH SMITH | DEC. 28, 2015 | Courtesy of the New York Times Tomiko Shine carried a picture of Tamir Rice, the 12 year-old boy fatally shot by a police…

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  • Born in Captivity: Psychopathology as a Legacy of Slavery

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