Trump: “US is full” no more Browns, Blacks….

  Obviously President Donald Trump has run out of excuses for denying immigrants and asylum seekers access to the US. His attempts to label them as criminals and rapists and even jihadists,has not been as effective as he and the conservative wing of the US ruling class had hoped. So they have fallen back on…

On “Pickin” Cotton: Can we talk

“You may be picking cotton, but I am picking you ,”is the strange way a White male student at Burnsville High in Minnesota invited a Black girl friend to the prom. The incident (which is not unique since it was also done as a joke by some high school students in Florida last year), is…

“Hidden Figures” almost obscures its most painful truths

  Anger was my initial reaction to hearing the stories of Kathrine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn and Mary Jackson. And I was still ticked after I viewed the screen adaptation of their valiant stories. Why wasn’t this ground breaking and important work by these Black women popular knowledge? The fact that this was hidden is proof…