Where to start this week?! The Biden Administration is is floundering with $15 an hour, CPAC is making a golden god of OrangeThanos, the government is dropping bombs in the … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-02/26/2021
This picture is one of my favorites of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex. I still remember how happy I was to see them get married! I woke … Continue reading 2020 Year In Review: Prince Harry Is Not Playing About Bae!
People out here wildin about Lizzo twerking, forgiving Michael Vick, meanwhile Maximum Suntan out here pretending The Constitution is cheap Charmin toilet paper! MISS UNIVERSE is a Black woman that … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-12/13/2019
Admin Note: This piece uses strong language, and is frank with its candor concerning activism. It is important such pieces be written as it makes plain the frustration which sometimes … Continue reading Not Today…
First, and foremost, before I am writer or woman, I am Black. This story took me to Mama Bear rage. It took 24 hours to calm down enough to focus … Continue reading FIRESTARTER HOTSHEET:#ISaidWhatISaid: It Is Never About The Hair. It’s Always About Ownership, Conformity & Comfort.
James Baldwin said it best: “As long as white Americans take refuge in their whiteness…they will allow millions of people to be slaughtered in their name.” During 72 hours, there … Continue reading Firestarter Hotsheet: If All It Takes For Evil To Prosper Is For Good Men To Sit And Do Nothing, Where Are The Good Men?
I heard of this story last year, and thought it incredible. Stories about passing are always fascinating to me. From Passing by Nella Larson to Devil In A Blue Dress … Continue reading July Book Review: WHITE LIKE HER
#Racism #Fascism #BorderControl #BabyWorkCamp #WhoMansIsThis #SophiesChoice #PayAttention #Resist #DontBeSilent #RachelMaddowCRIED #Holocaust #TheCostOfWhiteness #ThisIsNotRight #TheNarrativeIsBought #ItIsWorseThanThought #LatinxPeopleMatter #Flint #Water #Land #People Y’all. This is America. I wish I could come to ya’ll with … Continue reading RUNITBACK FRIDAY-06/22/18
It is no secret I am unapologetic in my blackness. I have been since I found out there were powerful Queens that ruled ancient Egypt and Queen Nzinga was a real … Continue reading The Day I Told My Daughters They Were Black
I don’t remember ever wanting to be white. I remember wanting to be treated like the white girls in the movies were treated. I remember the darker skinned girls in … Continue reading The Cost To Be White