Say What? CNN’s Don Lemon: ‘Yesterday, Obama Became the Black President’

by Yvette Carnell Earlier today, I shared how deflating it was to watch a bemused Don Lemon gush over President Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative yesterday on air, while reporting

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Yes, Obama, Black Parents Do Have a Responsibility, But What’s the Responsibility of Black Presidents?

by Yvette Carnell In 2010, my heart sunk as I can across the Business Insider headline, This Was the Worst Day of Obama’s Presidency. It was my first realization that

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Professor Keeps His Job After Writing “Slavery Wasn’t So Bad”

In what the right wing describes as that liberal haven of academia, a white professor has been allowed to keep his job after writing that “slavery wasn’t so bad.” Walter

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Meet the Most Racist Pastor in America

The evidence keeps piling up that any notion of a post-racial America is a total falsehood propagated by people who want us to believe that electing a black president signals

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Michael Dunn: “There’s No Way a Jury Will Convict Me”

Even though Michael Dunn escaped punishment for causing the death of 17 year old Jordan Davis, he was convicted of the other four counts. No one could’ve been more surprised

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Is Obama a President Without a Purpose?

by Yvette Carnell If you’ve tried to follow President Obama’s moral compass over the past few years, then by now, you’ve surely lost your way. Since the beginning, Obama has

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Obama’s Planned Cuts to Social Security Put on Hold for Midterms

President Obama had planned to cut Social Security by reducing cost of living increases, but those plans have been put on hold, presumably at least until the Congressional midterms are

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Obama Acorn Hats and Welfare Dogs: Racist Emails From Gov. Scott Walker’s Staff

At some point, elected officials will catch on and learn that using a private email as opposed to a .gov address does not protect one’s emails during a criminal federal

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It Has Been 8 Years Since Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Asked a Question During Oral Arguments

by Yvette Carnell One of the few times I’ve ever agreed with Barack Obama was when he, as a candidate, observed that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas didn’t have the

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Jordan Davis’ Father Explains Why He Cannot Forgive His Son’s Killer

by Yvette Carnell Teenager Jordan Davis was gunned down by a racist named Michael Dunn after Davis refused to submit to to Dunn, who wore his white privilege as a

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