Jussie Smollett and Presumptive Guilt

It looks like the Jussie Smollett assault may be a hoax. But everyone already knew this, right? Or did they? There’s an American tendency and major racial dynamic at play in this highly contentious matter and I think it could unify all Americans in the common cause of eliminating it. Black men are all too … [Read more…]

Black Man From the ‘Hood Takes On Racism, Reviewing Colin Flaherty’s Books, “White Girl Bleed a Lot” and “Don’t Make the Black Kids Angry.”

With Starbucks closing for “racial sensitivity training” and the Roseanne cancellation currently in the spotlight, I’d like to emphasize that the media seldom talk to black people from the ‘hood despite speaking on subjects that pertain mainly to them. ‘Hood folks are too busy trying to survive in Trump’s America and media seldom gives them … [Read more…]