Rodney King – Dead At Age 47

Rodney King’s historic statement, and the tragic events that preceded them, were one of the central inspirations for the most popular post I’ve ever written for this blog: Black On The Right Side. They were also present, in my mind, all during the writing of Tolerance… Not! Race, where I recounted many of my own…

Dissing Barack

When Barack Obama was elected president, those who were so tired of the same old Washington song and dance eagerly looked forward to an new age of reason, transparency, and compassion in the way the people and their government work together. I think that even the most conservative amongst us, if they were willing to…

Black On The Right Side

I was made painfully aware of how dangerous racism can be when I was just a boy. I was also made aware of how silly, sick, and pointless it is by the efforts of people like these: And if that wasn’t enough, I would’ve thought that images like these would have driven the point home:…