The day that 45 got elected, my heart dropped into my stomach like a stone, because I knew that the Black community was about to get zapped back to the 1960's, when leaders like Dr. King rallied us together as a people to change how the nation saw us. I knew that we were going … Continue reading MLK Day 2019
I was at the Post Office when I heard that Serena Williams lost her match. It took a couple more hours for me to catch up to all the kerfuffle involved with the match. Now that I'm caught up (thank you social media and ESPN On Demand!), all that I can say is, "Aww, … Continue reading Aww, Serena!
I love Kamala Harris. I'm glad that I get to know more about her than the hundreds of emails that pop up in my feed every day. Thanks to these ridiculous confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, I got to see what kind of Senator--and what kind of woman--Kamala Harris is. I'm sure that Kavanaugh thought … Continue reading Golden Moment.
Trump initiates an order that sends children—babies—into concentration camps. The nation has the nerve to be divided on this issue. And Republican bigwigs actually use the Bible to condone this inhumanity. Trump has regular twitter rants and holds self-serving rallies where he routinely takes shots at whoever dares to disagree with him. The same people … Continue reading Reclaiming “Civility”
Yes, I am jumping on this bandwagon. Friday night, Jenise and I went to see Black Panther. I left the theatre feeling like I'd just been to church. Seriously. Let me get this out of the way, first. I saw on my Facebook feed that some people (Black people, because I TRULY don't care how … Continue reading Black Panther: Fan-womaning!