Just Don’t Understand

My Facebook feed filled up pretty quick with white people lamenting the Ferguson situation.  Except, it was not the kind of lamenting you would hope.  It was white people expressing how they cannot understand how black people cannot get it through their heads how destroying their own community solves nothing. … Continue Reading Just Don’t Understand

For the Colorblind

I have been thinking about Supreme Court Judge Antonin Scalia recent commentary regarding the Voting Rights Act.  A reminder: And this last enactment, not a single vote in the Senate against it. And the House is pretty much the same. Now, I don’t think that’s attributable to the fact that … Continue Reading For the Colorblind

How Do You Know?

So, for years in conversations with conservatives, when discussing the topic of race…conservatives have asked how you know someone is racist.  Accusations of racism are the most heinous of accusations one can make in the eyes of many conservatives.  But what always fascinates me is the demand for proof…mainly, because … Continue Reading How Do You Know?