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Bye Omarosa, Don’t Let Door Hit You

Here is the one statement I want to dive into on the story about Omarosa getting fired/departing the White House. “When I have a chance to tell my story, Michael, quite a story to tell. As the only African-American woman … Continue reading

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Black History Month

Frederick Douglass illustration by John Jennings / Donald Trump photo by Nigel Parry for CNN. Dialog over photo Reginald Mizell

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Reminder that Change is Slow

I read an article today that talked about how a black organization was exploiting the death of a black man, using the incident as “a springboard for an organized hate campaign.” The article talks about how community leaders are trying … Continue reading

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OWS, BLM and the Group-Think Perception

A couple of years ago, before the Black Lives Matter movement, there was the Occupy Wall Street movement. I’m sure a lot of people remember them. The main protesters were in NY and they took over a park. It became … Continue reading

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Ultimately, Facebook Reminds Me How Little Things Have Changed

Honestly, there isn’t a lot that can be said about the recent shootings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the five police officers. I didn’t want to write about the subject because I know how this country works. Once the … Continue reading

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Photo Inspiration

The inspiration for this pair of photos from my recent Commuter set was a strange set of coincidences. As I was heading home, this gentleman sat across from me. I had my headphones on listening to music. I wasn’t paying … Continue reading

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2 Men Shot By Cops. America Yawns.

I don’t have the energy to be mad anymore. No energy to be sad. I mean seriously, before starting work yesterday I hear the news of the shooting in Louisiana by the police of a black man and less than … Continue reading

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The White Devil Works to Oppress with Cake

Racism is everywhere in America. People want to hide racism, think it’s not as bad it seems, but my brothers and sisters, The Man is always trying to put us down in an up front and also in subtle ways. … Continue reading

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My Small Observation on #OscarsSoWhite

I didn’t plan on it but I watched the announcement of the nominees for the Academy Awards this morning. After watching the announcements, I was going to write something about Star Wars and Mad Max, but the PC crowd showed … Continue reading

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Comments about Misty Copeland Remind Me You Can Be Good – For a Black Person

I find comment sections so fascinating. I saw on television that Barbara Walters was doing her annual 10 Most Fascinating People Special on ABC. I wanted to see the list of the people appearing on the show because I figured … Continue reading

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