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Miami shooting of Charles Kinsey "shooting gun" for BLM Movement?

The video of Charles Kinsey before he was shot by a Miami officer is pretty telling. You can hear Kinsey, sprawled on the ground with his hands up telling police that he was unarmed and in the middle of the street to help his autistic patient. 435 more words

Charles Kinsey

drivetime discussions: Miss Girl meets Queen Bey

mkay. so that thing i was writing about Melania last night? yeah, i’m completely done talking about that for right now. let’s talk about Beyoncé! 307 more words


Pizza Delivery, iPhone Recovery; or, Race & Privilege in America

Yesterday was a personal object lesson in racism and white privilege in America. In the early afternoon, I ordered a pizza for delivery; I would be tutoring a student that evening and my wife would be getting home late from a conference in DC, so I thought we would both appreciate the leftovers.  393 more words

Good Is Not Always Good; Police Killings and Race Relations

By Arelya J. Mitchell, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief
The Mid-South Tribune and the Black Information Highway

Good is not always good. When passiveness, apathy, and excuses masquerade as Good, it can be a killer. 1,768 more words

Black Information Highway

Black Lives Matter, Past, Present, & Future…

It took a great deal for me to finally sit down and write this article, because there a lot of personal feelings associated with this subject.  1,296 more words

Alton Sterling

North Point Community Church on Race Relations in America

Sometimes it seems like we’ve gone back to the 1960s. The state of the relationship between black and white seems to be at a low that the present generations have not witnessed since the race riots of the ’50s and ’60s. 273 more words


if it clucks like a chicken . . .

no joke, this just happened: a colleague i’ve never met was organizing a meeting at a client’s office and was asked by someone on our side what we were doing for lunch, since the meeting would run from 11:00-3:00. 1,098 more words