“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou So you’re a patriot. You work hard, pax taxes, create jobs, offer people opportunities. You smile often, crack lots of jokes with your black colleagues at work. You sometimes pay your domestic worker a little extra or … More CAN WE STOP TALKING ABOUT RACISM?
We need to start having uncomfortable conversations with our peers. You know, the ones we usually avoid because they’re taboo. The, dare I say, white elephant in the room. … More The White Elephant in the Room
White people need to learn the value of silence; listening rather than reacting. Rachel Dolezal is no different, writes Kim Heller. … More RACHEL DOLEZAL – PLEASE SHUT UP
Since I do not possess equipment nor the skill to produce a video in response to your’s where you weigh in on “THE SPUR INCIDENT” I have opted instead, to write an open letter. Before I start addressing your video, I feel compelled to state that I am normally very careful not to speak for … More Dear Renaldo Gouws, about that Spur video…
Authored by: Terrell Jermaine Starr After a grand jury in Staten Island decided not to indict the NYPD cop who choked Eric Garner to death this week, thousands of people across the nation took to the streets in protest. Many of those angry people were white and I am willing to bet most were genuinely outraged. … More Dear White People: Here Are 5 Reasons Why You Can’t Really Feel Black Pain