Are You Black Enough?

Are You Black Enough?

Every so often I hear, or read a comment, or see a YouTube video where a person is deriding a particular style of dress, music, activity, or thought process as a “white people thing.” I want to know when did it become necessary to place people or their actions on a sliding scale of blackness? … Continue reading

We Are Atheism…

We Are Atheism…

There is a website titled We Are Atheism where they are attempting to show the world what non-believers are really like and to make it easier for closeted atheists to speak up about their non-belief. Here is what the site founders, Amanda and Adam Brown, say about the site’s purpose: “This is your chance to finally … Continue reading

Love is Love, but Hate is Shameful

Love is Love, but Hate is Shameful

Civil Rights: Equality before the law. In 1958, Richard and Mildred Loving were sleeping in their home, in their bed, when police officers burst into their bedroom and placed them under arrest. Were the Lovings guilty of murder, robbery, or fraud? No. They were guilty of falling in love with one another and having the … Continue reading