City Council Candidate: Wants to keep town as white as possible


    (CNN)A woman running for a city council in Michigan said she wants a “white community as much as possible.” Jean Cramer’s racist answer came at a forum Thursday to a question about bringing more diversity to Marysville, which is 95% white. Other candidates gasped at her words, as heard in a recording posted on the website … More City Council Candidate: Wants to keep town as white as possible

AFRAID in the USA


I don’t have a clear memory of images on TV of police attacking young black children with dogs and fire hoses to prevent them from marching. When I was a child, the news was something grown folks watched. Television for me was Captain Satellite, The Flintstones, I love Lucy and Bugs Bunny. I clearly remember … More AFRAID in the USA

Is this thing on? “He’s Asian trapped in an White Body”


    The majority of the population in Hawaii is Asian.   For a brief moment,  Congressman Ed Case of Hawaii lost his mind when he said he was an “Asian trapped in a white body.”  to the Asian and Pacific Islander members of the new Congress.  These tibets are not uncommon when some individuals are … More Is this thing on? “He’s Asian trapped in an White Body”

How you gonna keep ’em down on the farm after seeing Paris,Texas


How ya gonna keep ’em down on the farm After they‘ve seen Paree was a popular song after World War 1. With a many of the soldiers living in rural areas there was a concern that some wouldn’t want to return to life on the farm after seeing Paris. One hundred miles northeast of Dallas … More How you gonna keep ’em down on the farm after seeing Paris,Texas

White women like me, we need to talk (about not calling the police)


(CNN)   Did you hear about the white woman who called police in Memphis earlier this month because a black man who wanted to buy a house was trying to take a look at it first? What about the white people who called the police on black people simply for sleeping in their own dorm lounge at Yale, barbecuing … More White women like me, we need to talk (about not calling the police)

I have a (blank) friend


If you want to quickly change the temperature of a room. Change the topic to race. Especially if  there people of different races in the room. On Social Media someone recently posted something that said:  Blacks aren’t currently slaves and Whites aren’t slave owners.  My take: He was saying its history, get over it. The … More I have a (blank) friend