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The Middle

57 year old Darnell Thomas Wicker has been shot to death by the Louisville Metro Police Department. Supposedly he was waving a weapon around. According to the police, they told … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Brute and the Buffoon

If old stereotypes die hard, old racist stereotypes die harder. In this political season we have seen the presumptive GOP nominee call minority groups “rapists” and generally imply the worst … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Theatre for the People?

Another day, another unarmed person of color murdered by police. It is not lost on me that The Wiz live was a ratings smash, garnishing more viewers and social media … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Purple Guy

I am glad I waited. I saw Purple Rain again today. It has been sometime since I’ve seen it. I’ve wanted to write something, write some thing about Prince leaving … Continue reading

April 29, 2016 · Leave a comment


“Leave that blessing to simmer on the stove.” Those words have set up residence in my head and have been banging around since I first heard them on Friday. A … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · 1 Comment

We Are Definitely Not In Kansas Anymore.

If we imagine Kansas as being the place where “it gets better” then current race relations and violence at the Trump rallies, and multiple outbursts of violence at them have … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

What’s Good?

Inspired by sister Nicki Minaj, I’ve got to ask this question of 2015. He’s gone, we’ve all broken up with him and moved on to a better brotha -2016. However, … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · Leave a comment