Why did Rayshard Brooks run?


When I started this blog, the goal was to be light, not too political and fun. Something changed when Treyvon Martin was killed, a teenager being hunted down by a neighborhood vigilante. Freed by a law I didn’t know existed . ” Stand your ground” which allows people to be able to kill if theyContinue reading “Why did Rayshard Brooks run?”

Another day, another black man


Empathy : the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. There are millions of people across the world who are outraged after watching the video of the brutal murder of George Floyd by four members of the Minneapolis Police Department.  There are protests in cities that do not have a large black populationContinue reading “Another day, another black man”

White America, the ball is in your court. What are you going to do?


. In light of police relations with black men, things could have gone horribly wrong for birdwatcher and Harvard Alum, Christian Cooper. Perhaps, she was angry because someone told her to leave.  Perhaps she was outraged because he filmed her with his cell.  Perhaps she didn’t like his tone.  All of these might have irritatedContinue reading “White America, the ball is in your court. What are you going to do?”

Minneapolis mayor calls fo police officer to be charged in George Floyd’s death


Brendan O’Brien/Reuters.com Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called on prosecutors to file criminal charges against a white police officer caught on a bystander’s video pressing his knee into the neck of African-American man who later died at a hospital. The officer along with three others involved in the apprehension of George Floyd, 46, wereContinue reading “Minneapolis mayor calls fo police officer to be charged in George Floyd’s death”

Imagination Unleashed: Donald Trump in North Korea


Come on to my house( I’m gonna give you candy)……….. Donald Trump crossing the border into North Korea? 45 isn’t the sharpest tool in the shed or the sharpest tool ANYWHERE! Kim has played you several time? “Is it LOVE? Da Donald is the FIRST sitting US President to enter North Korea For a moment,Continue reading “Imagination Unleashed: Donald Trump in North Korea”

Policing: Its not just Black and White


Tone a musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality, and strength. “the piano tone appears monochrome or lacking in warmth” synonyms: timbre,sound,sound quality, voice, voice quality,color tonality “tone             of the tuba” the general character or attitude of a place, piece of writing, situation,etc. “trust    Continue reading “Policing: Its not just Black and White”

The Real Housewives of Atlanta S9 Ep5 Saving Chocolate Boys


Cynthia cakes and houses. Kenya cake, Atv’s and crazy boyfriends. Kandi and Todd, Mama Joyce, honey and handcuffs.  Phaedra Democrats and Grenades. Porsha clothes and hair. Sheree, police drugs and chocolate boys.  Its all about episode 5 Single Ladies got to hang by themselves  Its Kenya and Cynthia in a cake store designing a cakeContinue reading “The Real Housewives of Atlanta S9 Ep5 Saving Chocolate Boys”

FRESH NOT FROZEN: North Carolina Congressmen Robert Pettinger Says Protesters Hate White People


    U.S Congressman Robert Pittenger whose district includes parts of Charlotte. Told BBC News earlier today the violence in Charlotte stems from protesters who “hate white people because white people are successful and they’re not.” The Congressman who is seeking re-election this fall issued an apology for the comments saying he was simply quoting protestersContinue reading “FRESH NOT FROZEN: North Carolina Congressmen Robert Pettinger Says Protesters Hate White People”

Terence Crutcher shooting reminds us that blacks are treated worse than dogs


By: David A. Love/The Grio Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man, was shot to death like a dog by the Tulsa police last Friday. But in America, not even dogs are treated the way black people are these days. On Sept. 16, Crutcher, 40, was on the road with his stranded SUV. After police respondedContinue reading “Terence Crutcher shooting reminds us that blacks are treated worse than dogs”

AM I Next? Will I die this weekend?


All the lights in my car are operational. My registration will be current this afternoon.  Easily accessible copies of my vehicle registration will be placed in white envelopes throughout my car.  My wallet with my identification will be in the cup holder of my car. I plan to  visit a commercial property a friend recentlyContinue reading “AM I Next? Will I die this weekend?”