It’s our job to make white people uncomfortable in order to help them evolve to empathy.
If 2016 has left you nearly devoid of hope for our country (and definitely depleted of fucks), remember that this is also the place that produced Michelle Obama
If You’re An American, And You Don’t Give A Damn About Black Americans, Your “Patriotism” Is Bullshit
Patriotism isn't standing for the flag, it's fighting for what the flag is supposed to stand for.
From Mike Brown To Simone Biles: How Yesterday Exemplified Black America’s Complicated Relationship With America
It's a perpetual state of ambiguity and ambivalence. Of dual consciousness and cognitive dissonance. Of cursing it and cheering for it within the same breath.
It's been a rough two weeks, but some things are still okay 'round here.
It's never been more obvious
This is a win-win, America. A slam dunk. Now let me go finish my Black-ass butter pecan in peace while you make this happen.
No one embodies our current racial zeitgeist better than Don Lemon, the human version of Clickhole
This is fucking exhausting
This is not a happy story.
I know America doesn't care. America keeps telling me it doesn't and I keep hoping it does. But I know the truth. I thought I was Malcolm X. It turns out that I am Hazel E.
Trayvon Martin yesterday. Michael Brown today
Living in Panama taught me a great deal about what I require to be okay. Chicken, lube, a flat pillow, and wi-fi will keep me jolly. A hot shower, surprisingly, isn’t a deal breaker.