Why is Black History Month Focused on Slavery?

So about a week ago, I wrote a post about Nick Cannon and his outrage over Google using a Harriet Tubman doodle as their homepage. I was flummoxed about his … Continue Reading →


Is Nicki Minaj Wrong For Using Malcolm X Image?

Yesterday Nicki Minaj premiered her new video for a single off her upcoming album, The Pink Print. Nicki looked amazing in the video; she resurrected the 2007 Nicki that we all love. … Continue Reading →


Did Marcus Smart Push Fan for Racial Slur?

19 year old Oklahoma State basketball player Marcus Smart was involved in an altercation during Saturday’s game against Texas Tech, which caused him to push a fan from the crowd … Continue Reading →


Google is NOT Racist for their Harriet Tubman Doodle

So on February 1st, Google kicked off Black History Month with a doodle of Harriet Tubman plastered on the homepage. I personally don’t see anything wrong with the doodle but … Continue Reading →


Russell Wilson Reminds Us of NFL’s Lack of Diversity

Last night Russell Wilson become the second black quarterback EVER to win a Superbowl. This was excited news to see him make history on the second day of black history … Continue Reading →


Superbowl Coke Commercial Brought All the Racists Out

Last night during the Superbowl, Coke debuted a commercial I thought was cleverly genius. A commercial where young people were singing “America the Beautiful.” Not surprisingly the commercial incited a … Continue Reading →


Beyonce Course Being Offered At Rutgers University

Jezebel has reported that students at Rutgers University will be able to take a course on Beyonce. Now, before you start to judge, Kevin Allred [the professor]  says the course will … Continue Reading →


Are You From ‘The Ghetto?’

Thoughts on the word ‘ghetto’ and where the word came from.

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White Skin is the Right Skin

So by now, I’m sure you all have heard about the Cameroonian-Nigerian pop singer Dencia and her new product called Whitenicious. Apparently the product is supposed to turn your skin … Continue Reading →


Martin Lu “Da King”

As many of you already know, Martin Luther King Jr. day is near…and every single year people complain about the same thing: Dr.King’s images being used on flyers for several … Continue Reading →