Category Archives: student

Lifesize Obama cutout hanged from a tree at University

Racism is alive and well…and a factor in this election (just in case you didn’t know). Sept. 25 (UPI) – Custodians at George Fox University in Oregon found a lifesize cardboard figure of Barack Obama hanging from a tree on … Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under african american, black man, hate, news, obama, politics, race, racism, society, student, youth

Friday Question: What should be done about black youth and education?

Black youth are not getting a quality education in many of the major centers of black life in this country (NYC, ATL, DC, Baltimore, Cleveland, St. Louis, Chicago, etc.) Not to mention all across the south. Nationally, the graduation rate … Continue reading

2 Comments

Filed under african american, black, black men, children, community, culture, injustice, news, opinion, race, society, student, youth

Yearbook’s fake names make fun of black students

Officials at a California high school say they are trying to find out why students were allowed to have false names for black students put in the yearbook. Clint Harwick, superintendent of Charter Oak High School in Covina, Calif., said … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under academic, african american, angry, black, black men, black women, children, ghetto, injustice, media, news, opinion, race, slang, society, stereotype, student, white folks, why

Morehouse’s first white valedictorian

I had to share this article because the guy is from my hometown, Kansas City. He’s a cutie too. One of those Spelman girls needs to try “Something New”. LOL  Oh reverse racism…you’ll see it in the article.  Sad, but…I’m … Continue reading

3 Comments

Filed under academic, african american, black history, black men, community, culture, interracial, news, race, racism, student, white folks

So Racist: From Piglet to “Niglet”

I was looking for information on racist comic act “Shirley Q. Liquor” and ran across this info. Oh my! It’s interesting how young white people these days are so comfortable with racist imagery and blackface, to the point where they … Continue reading

4 Comments

Filed under african american, angry, black, blackface, culture, opinion, race, racism, student, white folks

Race and Sex: South Carolina Teacher Student Scandal

Again…I have to say it.  I don’t want to say it, but I have to.  What the hell is wrong with these White Women who continue to mess with these little boys!!!  Come on!!!  If this was a black man … Continue reading

2 Comments

Filed under african american, angry, black, children, community, crime, drama, injustice, news, opinion, race, rape, sex, student, white folks, women, youth

Susan Jacoby on African American Studies

“Although Jacoby scolds culture warriors like Allan Bloom, author of “The Closing of the American Mind,” for both misunderstanding and misrepresenting the upheavals on American campuses during the 1960s and ’70s, she also deplores many of the leftist remedies for … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under african american, assimulation, black, culture, ghetto, history, opinion, race, student, white folks, youth

Member of Jena 6 up for assault

Why Bryant? Why? The Associated Press is reporting that a “defendant in the Louisiana “Jena Six” case was arrested on suspicion of slamming a student’s head into a bench at his new school in Texas, police said. Bryant R. Purvis, … Continue reading

2 Comments

Filed under african american, black, black man, children, crime, ghetto, news, opinion, student, television, youth

The Great Debaters: Loved it, but they debated USC not Harvard

I loved “The Great Debaters”!  I saw it on Sunday and I think it’s something that the African American community should be excited about.  It’s a must see, especially for young people.  Take your children.  Take your family.  Discuss, discuss, … Continue reading

7 Comments

Filed under academic, activism, african american, black, black man, black women, celebrity, change, children, community, culture, history, hollywood, news, opinion, race, student, youth

Jena 6 seeking pardons

Jena 6 seeking pardons…say that five times fast.  Dare you!  Probably easier to say that five times fast than to find hope that some pardons will happen, huh?? The New York Times is reporting that members of the Congressional Black … Continue reading

Leave a Comment

Filed under activism, african american, black man, crime, drama, government, hate, injustice, jena 6, news, opinion, politics, race, society, student, white folks, youth