The things we create/do are not “magic” They are from our intelligence. Our physical strength. Our mental endurance. Our experiences. Our street smarts. Our book smarts. Our will. Our ambition. Our ability to thrive in fucked up circumstances. (not a reason to do it tho) Our kindness. Our empathy for others. Even our “weaknesses” […]Read More I am Not Magic
I just stumbled across this jewel. I love my brothas, therefore we all need to be in the know how white supremacy impacts all of us and start caring… The Black Male Privileges Checklist Leadership & Politics 1. I don’t have to choose my race over my sex in political matters. 2. When I read […]Read More A Black Male Privileges Checklist
I fucks wit Black men So when you see me, I will be making sure that the formerly and currently incarcerated, the targeted, the hanging out, the pants saggin, the gold teeth, the dreads with blonde tips, the “they wont hire me,” the “down for whatever,” the under school-educated and underinvested in, the underestimated, the […]Read More Black Men Tho
The other day I made a post on facebook, it said: “I dont like when folks celebratize me (new word). I really really dont like it. I am goofy. I am clumsy. I make mistakes. I go hard but cry harder. Just love on me. Support me. Be an honest friend with me. I am […]Read More I Am Not Here For It
Why do you always make it about race? Because when you are a Black human being living in an anti-Black world, everything you do is always about race. Just existing is a political statement. Having moments of happiness is revolutionary and we have to actually be intentional to have them. From being a child to […]Read More Why You Always Gotta Make it About Race?
Capitalism is the social system which now exists in all countries of the world. Under this system, the means for producing and distributing goods (the land, factories, technology, transport system etc) are owned by a small minority of people. We refer to this group of people as the capitalist class. The majority of people […]Read More Black Capitalism
Dear Friends and Foes, Matter of the fact is, some of us are more impacted by white supremacy than others. This isn’t an opinion. Simple and facts. Matter of the fact is, anti-Blackness is so deeply embedded in our society that it is alive and well not only in other groups of color toward Black […]Read More Dear Friends and Foes
Folks sittin in their chairs, couches, and thrones. Laying in their blankets. Always in their PJs and thick robes, SLEEPING … Telling you how to fight in these streets. Telling you how to sleep on these sidewalks. Telling you the rain can be less wet if you do it how they tell you. And never […]Read More Not About That Life!
In the beginning. Europeans captured us, put us on several boats. Gave us illnesses that our bodies weren’t used to, and as a result many of us died. Those of us that survived were landed on various continents to be free labor. While they picked the strongest of us, they were also intimidated by our […]Read More Anti-Blackness in the Movement
“A riot is the language of the unheard. -Martin Luther King, Jr.” Hmmph! By now you know about Trayvon Martin, and how his murderer George Zimmerman, was found to be “not guilty.” It gets pretty redundant, typing out all of the reasons he should have been found guilty. Discussing how dumb and/or racist the jurors […]Read More How Come I Can’t Act Mad?