What’s in a Name, N–ger?

I'm always amazed when black people say the N-word is a term of endearment or familiarity -yet the conventional spelling is rarely used to indicate this 'truth'. Same with this painting that hangs in Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. The artist, Barkley Hendricks says he means to be provocative but the... Continue Reading →

AALBC Discussion | Not Your Mule

"Until Negroes address the twisted culture that spawns these violent, hyper-aggressive young males who are toxic by-products of fatherless homes and a celebrated impoverished American Negro "baby mama society" ~ 12, DEAD,Christmas Night,Chicago. Twisted Culture?  Qu'est-ce que c'est "Twisted Culture?" "violent, hyper-aggressive young males who are toxic by-products of fatherless homes" Well this would make... Continue Reading →

#NastyWoman by Nina Mariah

Ashley Judd (Actor, Activist) took to the stage as the Women's March, Washington, DC  and performed the  poem of her  young protégé' Nina Mariah.  Many took to Twitter to rant about what they believed was Judd's speech against the current president.  It was Spoken Word written and performed by a talented teen performance artist at Southern Word.   The words are biting and especially... Continue Reading →

It’s More than Politics

We are currently undergoing a cultural shift. We have mortally wounded the present age - and like any wounded animal it's confused, delirious and very dangerous. Fear not! The pen is still mightier than the sword.   It was stories that ushered in the age marked by murder, slavery and bondage. It's stories that will seal its... Continue Reading →

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