Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community (Part 2)

Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community ~ Confronting the 10-Ton Elephant in the Room! In this second installment of Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse, we delve deeper into the force and destruction levied against sexual abuse victims and the Black collective, as a whole, when …

Moving Beyond Integration and Acceptance to Build Black

“If you don’t understand white supremacy/racism, everything that you do understand will only confuse you..” ~ Neely Fuller Jr. You see, most people confuse racism with bigotry — leading them to believe that acceptance by the dominant group will alleviate the pressure. However, bigotry and hatred have an emotional center …

Twitter Is Rallying Behind Black Female Journalists After Trump’s ‘Loser’ Comment

MEDIA  11/09/2018 03:15 pm ET Updated 1 day ago | Courtesy of Huffington Post Twitter Is Rallying Behind Black Female Journalists After Trump’s ‘Loser’ Comment “45 is finishing off another week attacking Black women journalists,” wrote New York Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke. “When will it end?” By Kimberley Richards People on social …

Bill Cosby, Kanye, and Candace ~ The Colonizers and the Colonized Mindset

Bill Cosby, Kanye, and Candace ~ The Colonizers and the Colonized Mindset   To say that this past week was filled with distractions would be a gross understatement. First, rapper, Meek Mills, was released from Prison following a much-publicized and highly organized effort supported by deep pockets and big names. …

Tennessee Has Fined Residents Nearly $100,000, Just For Braiding Hair

MAR 13, 2018 @ 09:30 AM 137,279 | Courtesy of Forbes Tennessee Has Fined Residents Nearly $100,000, Just For Braiding Hair   When people ask me why is it so difficult for Blacks to close the wealth gap between the Black collective and Whites, I point first to the obvious. It …

Dr. Umar Johnson – Dr. Boyce Watkins & The Black Drama Demons

Support the Black Men Lead rite of passage program for young Black males at https://www.gofundme.com/black-men-lead Dr. Umar Johnson – Dr. Boyce Watkins & The Black Drama Demons   Ever since the news of Dr. Umar Johnson’s pending hearing before the Pennsylvania State Board of Psychology was made public, the sharks …

Black Friday Madness & Black Economic Impotence

Black Friday Madness & Black Economic Impotence I rarely share videos that depict my people in a negative way; however, there is so much to be learned from what is taking place in this short clip. Allow me to succinctly elucidate my point here. One of the greatest and most …

NFL Pro-Bowler, Michael Bennett, Brutalized and Threatened by Las Vegas Police

NFL Pro-Bowler, Michael Bennett, Brutalized and Threatened by Las Vegas Police   NFL Pro-Bowler, Michael Bennett, Brutalized and Threatened by Las Vegas Police NFL Pro-Bowler, Michael Bennett, Brutalized and Threatened by Las Vegas Police for no justifiable reason. For those who question the reasoning and rationale of Colin Kaepernick for …

Black Group Economics vs White Liberalism as Means of Black Empowerment

Black Group Economics vs White Liberalism as Means of Black Empowerment There is constant talk about what is needed in the Black community to facilitate Black empowerment. Many, including myself, have gone to great lengths to not only identify the ills of the Black collective but to create solutions that …

The Power of Melanin ~ Exploring the Expanse of Black Power at a Molecular Level

The Power of Melanin ~ Exploring the Expanse of Black Power at a Molecular Level     The Power of Melanin   The power of melanin is immensely underrated and completely misunderstood. There has a great deal of discussion surrounding the power and force of melanin and what role it …