Category Archives: Racism

THUG: The Hate U Give

THUG LIFE: “The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everybody” an acronym from 2Pac (or is it Tupac?) Angie Thomas wrote a book, ‘The Hate U Give.’ She was inspired by the death of Oscar Grant in Oakland California. Tupac … Continue reading

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Running the World

With our smartphones, sometimes it seems as if we are running the world. Perhaps we are not ‘running the world’ but feeling as if we are, to make up for our not always reaching goals we may have had. I … Continue reading

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We are damn good at racism

I remember that day in Freshmen English class in college. I wasn’t sure what to expect. The main thrust, back in 1969, was Black Literature and a study of racism. The class was large and pretty much as white as … Continue reading

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Where in the World is Oprah Winfrey?

This has been on my mind for a long time. As the political nightmare awash in this country continues to unfold in its hideous way, celebrities as well as politicians continue to come out of the woodwork for one side … Continue reading

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I am trying…

I know that many people are upset about the continued efforts of people in regards to the current political state of affairs. They feel that we should respect and give a chance. That is all fine and good, but let’s … Continue reading

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