Ron Paul: a Confederate sympathizer?

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B85TJJyKyKw Dontcha just love the revisionist history Ron Paul is spitting out in this speech!? I also love how he plays up the mantra that the south was attacked by those aggressive Northerners who want to impose an abolitionist lifestyle on unsuspecting good ol’ boys. The message about the south being “right” about the Civil War isn’t […]

Why “Shit White Girls Say To Black Girls” strikes a nerve

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnwqECbNm4Y Franchesca Ramsey released part two of “Sh*t White Girls Say To Black Girls” recently and I can say it’s just as funny as part one. I loved the part about she, imitating a white girl, said she dated a black guy in college and went on about how large he was. It reminded me […]

Pat Buchanan blames “militant gays,” people of color for his demise

One can’t be surprised at Pat Buchanan’s assessment of his situation at MSNBC. He told Sean Hannity about the campaign from marginalized folks to take him off the air. From The Huffington Post: “Look, for a long period of time the hard left, militant gay rights groups, militant — they call themselves civil rights groups, […]

Sh*t white girls say to black girls–or sh8*t black women have to put up with

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylPUzxpIBe0 While many of the Sh*t [insert race and/or gender here] say videos are widely stereotypical and not flattering, this one caught my eye. While the woman, Franchesca Ramsey, portraying the white woman in the video exaggerates the worst stereotypes about young white women, I can’t say the message or the generalized statements in the […]

Robin Thicke, Essence need to apologize to black women

It appears the In Thing to do in the black community–bash black women and our relationship woes–hasn’t been lost on whiteness. In an interview with Essence Magazine, R&B singer Robin Thicke joined in the fury against black women and offered his two cents on dating and relationships. ESSENCE: The media often tells Black women that they’re better […]