In African American News ,A Mary Stevens continued her crusade to keep the name of a Confederate General on a Georgia park by informing her county commission that erasing the rebel soldier’s name is the same thing Islamic State terrorists did in the Middle East. Continue reading “Mary Stevens Says ‘Minority’ Who Doesn’t Like Confederate Monuments is Like ISIS”
A Maryland priest told a black family to “get the hell out” of his church mid-funeral. He didn’t just instruct them to leave; he said to take their deceased loved one with them. Continue reading “White Priest Tells Grieving Black Family To ‘Get The Hell Out’ During Funeral, Threatens To Call Police”
We are living in a time in which the media has brought the appropriation, consumption and annihilation of Black and brown culture front and center. We are flooded as adults with such triggering imagery and conversation, but one thing we continuously fail to address is how it’s affecting the most vulnerable and inquisitive audience: our children. Continue reading “A YOUNG BLACK GIRL BREAKS DOWN RACISM AND GENTRIFICATION IN MUCH-NEEDED NEW SERIES”
Have you ever referred to someone or something as racist?
While many people shy away from using the word because of its incendiary nature, I use it a lot. A whole lot. My predilection for using the term is not because I think everything and everyone is racist. It’s that I want to normalize the word. Continue reading “10 Euphemisms For ‘Racist’ That Won’t Hurt White People’s Feelings”
Cracker Barrel has a long history of racism against employees and customers.
The internet’s list of receipts about racism at Cracker Barrel just got longer. A Black man took his complaint about the restaurant to court after he was thrown out of a Cracker Barrel in Cross Lanes, West Virginia. Continue reading “Man Was Thrown Out Of A Cracker Barrel For Just Sitting Down”