Hitler Hated Black People, Too

I know we went over this in history class and shit, but unfortunately, for a select few of us, common knowledge doesn’t seem that, well, common. DeSean Jackson, who plays football for the Philadelphia Eagles, made a post where he quoted Adolf Hitler, who is in everybody’s conversation for the most evil GOAT of all time. Like, if your most evil GOAT list doesn’t contain Adolf Hitler, then you must got some whole planet destroying niggas in your conversation, like the Death Star or some shit. Anyway, in an Instagram…

It’s Happeninggggg! Five-star college basketball recruit Makur Maker commits to HBCU

I’m an HBCU product, through and through (Thee I Love). I love HBCUs. The pros, the cons, the ups, the downs. I love it all. Admittedly, when I first entered an HBCU, coming from a vast majority white high school, I was slightly pessimistic. Even though I grew up around the HBCU experience, with my father being a tenured professor at Jackson State University, for whatever reason, I wasn’t sold. Maybe I was brainwashed by Caucasian education, I don’t know. But that doesn’t matter, now. Because I know wusup. I…

The Holiday Trump Didn’t Make “Very Famous”

With the current climate the world is in, and after Trump’s ridiculous claim, it’s the perfect time to address what Juneteenth is. For the people who have never heard of Juneteenth: don’t feel bad. If there is one thing you should take away from the protests that have grown across the country, it is that being open to learning is the perfect place to start. Juneteenth, also know as Emancipation or Freedom Day, is a holiday that celebrates the official end of slavery. You read that right. For many years,…

Dear Corporate America – Less Words – More Action When it Comes to Black Lives Mattering

We don’t need Platitudes as it relates to the eradication of state sanctioned violence against Black people and the subsequent justification thereafter- We need policies. If you are a company that today has become vocal about black lives mattering-let it be reflected, not in your words, but in your work. Let us see it not via all staff emails but through your willingness to become vocal on the tough issues. Take a firm stance on Black lives mattering when it comes to mass incarceration. Take a stance to Black lives…