Tagged “white people”

Jason Whitlock, Greg Howard, And Speaking Around “Company”

Although there’s no worse thing a Black person can be than an Uncle Tom, there’s no worse place to have a conversation about a Black person’s Blackness than in front of a bunch of White people

Why “Black Middle Class” Is The Ultimate Oxymoron

While buppies have taken on the sacred ritual of mimosa toasting during brunch, they also drive to their grandmom annem’s on the south side when it’s time for the whole fam to get together.

I Have No White Friends (And I Think I Know Why)

As our wedding date approaches and the planning becomes more and more likely to drive us insane ...

Circling The Wagons With Marcus Smart

Last summer, I got pulled into a conversation about President Obama, crime, and George Zimmerman...

Macklemore’s Real Problem With Black People

Imagine a world where... 1. Justin Bieber and Beyonce performed together at a major event ...

“White People Crazy” — Funny or Offensive? (Or Neither? Or Both?)

My verdict? Slightly funny and slightly offensive. Basically, it's "Hangover Movie Funny." ("Han...

“Yes, I’m Black (And I Write For EBONY). No, I Don’t Want To Talk To You About Race”

***The Champ's latest at EBONY discusses why he's not always interested in having race-related c...

When It’s Okay For White People To Say “Nigger,” “Nigga,” Or Any Other “Nigger” Derivatives

Between Paula Deen thinking she's Scarlett O'Hara, Accidental Racist, Georgef*ckingZimmerman ("G...

My Truth About The Night Of The Zimmerman Verdict

Those who know me and/or have been long-time fans of VSB know I am a textbook introvert. A promi...

Race-Related Takeaways From The George Zimmerman Verdict

This will likely be the last time I write about this trial. Actually, let me rephrase that. At t...

Why I’ll Never Stop Saying “Nigga”

It's one of our most valued and treasured yearly traditions. A famous White person is caught ...

Sh*t Bougie Black People Love: Free Events Featuring Artists Who Definitely Need Your Money

If you look far enough into a Bougie Black Person's (BBP) past, you’ll likely see that th...

The Post-Racial Tipping Point?

Last week we looked at Herman Cain's place in the Black community...well, now CNN is claiming th...

The White Person’s Guide To Black People, Part 5

If you happened to eavesdrop on a random group of black people having a free-flowing conversat...

Comforter

Once upon at time  not long ago, I stumbled upon a most interesting conversation. This was a conver...