SCOTUS overturning Roe V Wade

This historic move by the Supreme Court of the United States is changing the lives of millions of women. Full opinion here. But how will this disproportionately affect Black women? The NAACP on Friday blasted the Supreme Court’s decision overturning nearly 50 years of precedent that allowed women a constitutional right to abortion, saying it will disproportionately affect Black women. These are the states where abortion rights are still protected after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. A lawyer, who argued against the overturning of Roe V. Wade at…

Roe verzuz Wade, Kind of Explained

“Yoooo!” Wutup!? “You see that verzuz ? What’s that about?” Hell yeah. I think Mario won. Omarion was out of breath like a nigga trying to hoop too hard in front of his ole lady. Honestly, that whole verzuz was like a Groupon ticket come to life. “Tf is you talking about?” The verzuz last night. Ya know, where they were eating watermelons on stage and what not. “Noooo, not THAT verzuz. Talking about Roe verzuz Wade. The old school, Women’s Right to Choose verzuz.” Ooooo, nah, yeah, THAT verzuz.…

The Chair of the Federal Reserve’s name is Jerome Powell and he’s not Black

As inflation, interest rates and gas prices soar, I HAVE to ask. What’s more shocking? That he has so much power and influence over the economy and our pocketbooks, in general? Or that the chair of the Federal Reserve’s name is Jerome Powell and he’s not Black? It’s him not being Black, right? Like, did his parents lose a bet? Both Jerome and Powell are top tier Black names. They’re right up there with Marcus and Williams. Whatever. On to less important issues… If you haven’t heard, Jerome in the…

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court destiny will not be blocked

“You can’t always be the smartest person in the room, but you can promise to be the hardest working.” – Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson The United States Senate is poised to vote later this week to determine whether or not Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson will be confirmed. On Monday night, April 4th, the Senate Judiciary Committee in a deadlock procedural voted to move Judge Jackson’s nomination to a Full Chamber vote. U.S. Senator Schumer [D-NY] will likely schedule the vote to wrap up this confirmation before Congress leaves…

An Open Letter to Gas

Dear Gas, I hope this letter finds you well. All is not well, on my end. Currently, I am jogging more than ever, as I prepare myself for life without a motor vehicle. I would purchase a Tesla thingy, but inflation has made the cost to breath damn near unaffordable, so I haven’t even checked the price of an electric car. I’m losing it, man. Just the other day, I when I was at the pump, the local homeless n*gga asked me for money, and I was like, “Shiiiit, I…