Tagged “black people”

The Limitlessness Of Blackness

There's enough space within Blackness to be Black and be however and whoever you want to be

Vote Republican? Nah…I’m Good (Sorry, Stephen A)

There is no law that states that we must have only two major parties. Multiple parties would bring more ideas to the fore.

How It Feels To Get Your Ass Kicked In Spades

Bad spades hands carry a cruel inevitability. You know you are going to lose badly. And worse, your opponent knows. But you can't exactly quit. Which means you have to sit there and take all the shit-talking and faux self-deprecation until the hand is done.

In Defense Of Too Many Of The “Wrong” Type Of Black People On TV

There's never been -- not in the 80s, not in the 90s -- more Black people on TV every week than there are now.

Kendrick Lamar, And The Beauty Of Black Rage

King Kendrick came through

Dear Black People: Black History Month Is No Excuse To Make Shit Up

There's enough real Black history that we don't need to invent it

Yes, Black People Can Be Privileged. Because Blackness Is Fucking Awesome.

It's fucking awesome that Blackness is so pervasive and panoptic that Soledad O'Brien and Kevin Garnett check the same race box on the census.

Dressing Vs Stuffing, Decided

Because words mean something

Dear Black People: Please Stop Spreading The Lie That “Bad” Blacks Are Holding “Good” Blacks Back

Because making blanket negative statements about (relatively) powerless and voiceless people is just as bad as what you're accusing these powerless and voiceless people of

On Believing In “Black Love” But Not Really Liking Black People

We (collectively) believe in Black Love. Or, want to believe, rather. But we (collectively) don't seem to like each other very much.

Facts About Blacks: The Concert I Just Attended Edition

Panama attended a concert last night. While there, he managed to make some observations that doubled as facts and he'd like to share them with you. Sharing is caring, after all.