Something has gone wrong in the world and what we have been doing in the aftermath has led us to this place where we are right now.
This whole idea of my blogging came to me after a number of young, Black men died after encounters with law enforcement officers.
Each time I watched as there was the same outcry from the families, the same response from the community, the police, and politicians and so called community leaders. Sides formed, barricades went up and the two sides yelled at each other across the divide. A few weeks later, another young Black man wound up dead.Read More
All this talk about boycotting the Academy Awards and whether there should be NAACP Awards and the Black Entertainment Network got me thinking. First of all, let me say the level of emotion on any side of this argument is a waste of energy. BET isn’t going anywhere no matter how Stacey Dash feels and the Academy Awards will go on no matter how Will Smith feels. If you want to make this a topic of pleasant dinner conversation that’s fine but the attacks on Stacey for having a different opinion and the effort to get people to choose sides over this is ridiculous.Read More
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