bigotry

[Hungry for History] Chick-Fil-A Didn’t Create the Fried Chicken Sandwich

Chick-Fil-A vs. Popeye’s? The Internet will decide. In the meantime, we are revisiting this “Hungry for History” article about the “humble” chicken sandwich.

Why the Worst Week in the Donald Trump Campaign Could Kill the GOP

This week proves it. Donald Trump is, quite possibly, the worst type of human being…

Criminalized for Candy Swiping? How Society Silences, Scars Our Black Girls

After tech executive turned feminist activist and author Sheryl Sandberg published her bestselling book Lean…

Vanessa Beecroft, Kanye West Cannot Offer Racial Amnesty

A true friend can lovingly tell another, “You sound like a damn fool.” If you…

Veterans Day Google Doodle Raises Racial Ire

Wait, what?  Apparently lacking in things to do, some folk are taking the Veterans Day…

Halloween Things: When Is It Appropriate to Wear Blackface?

Halloween is right around the corner, which means we’re also dead in the middle of…

Michael Sam, Jackie Robinson, and Why the Bigots Always Lose

Bigotry Will Always Lose

Michael Sam had a very good year meting out violence to his opponents. The 6-3,…

DEAR WHITE FOLKS: Yes, Black People Are “Sensitive” About Race

I recently had a Facebook conversation with a White friend in which she suggested that I,…

Islamophobia: Conservatives Say ‘Young Muslim Men’ Are ‘Our Enemy’

As soon as it was made clear to conservatives that the alleged Boston Marathon bombers…

Dear White Folks: Black People are Sensitive to Race

I recently had a Facebook conversation with a White friend in which she suggested that…