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Another Final Elegy

Sweep this under your PC rug:

Talk like a thug
Dress like a thug
Act like a thug
Steal like a thug
Live like a thug… 10 more words

My Shameful Addiction - To Poetry

Grab Some Tissues Because Michael Brown's Mom On 'The Steve Harvey Show' Will Bring You To Tears

Each time I’ve seen Lesley McSpadden on TV, her eyes always appear heavy, almost as if the weight of the world and all the grief in it rests on her eyelids. 235 more words


The see-saw, existential experience of being Black in America continues to throw me up and down, to and fro…..like I am on a little tug boat on a stormy sea.   192 more words

Cultural Essays

Prophetic tweets from Texas predict crisis in Ferguson protest movement

Saturday was a chaotic day in the Ferguson protest movement, marked by internal conflict and run-ins with citizens including at least two run-ins with citizens’ cars – at Ferguson Market. 705 more words

National News

Chicago cop fired after Facebook posts on Ferguson shooting

A member of the Elgin Police department in suburban Chicago was fired Monday because of Facebook posts he allegedly made regarding the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. 114 more words