Tag Archives: American

You’re Not That Special- Economic Inequality (Not Race) Is The Real Issue

By adulthood, most people have come to the realization that the majority of things that were told during their childhood were convenient lies. Santa. The tooth fairy. Birthday money taken on your behalf by parents to be put in a “college fund”. Most of these lies are relatively innocuous, ludicrous even, however there’s a particular […]

Black People Stay Losing- Serena Williams Stays Winning

Gabriel Douglas, 16, won the two golds in gymnastics making her the 1st black woman or “woman of color” (whatever that term means) to become the individual all-round champion in olympic history. Damn. That was more my 1st reaction upon hearing the news. I thought it was incredibly inspirational of her to complete that feat at […]