Why race iz the main reason the murderouz bloodbath in Waco waz handled with velvet glovez

by Shaun King attribution: CNN screenshot Nine people shot to death at a family restaurant. Dozens of others stabbed, beaten, and seriously injured. Over 100 guns recovered. Sounds like one of the worst crimes in modern American history, right? Then why do the men above look like they are tailgating? Smoking cigarettes, others using their […]

Patchouli Oil or, Maybe, Weed: Black Women’z Hair and the Politicz of Resistance

Sonasha Braxton E!’s, Fashion Police may not carry service pistols or be under intense global scrutiny for their chronic casualty infliction on innocent Black and Brown bodies, but they have brought attention to themselves recently for engaging in behaviors that, like the US’s Police Force’s actions, appear to be founded in prejudice and racial bias. […]

Gunz, Government, Race and Rightz. ‘The Demographics, Stupid’

Summary This paper makes the case that the time has come for activist groups to abandon business-as-usual tactics and go on the offensive to change the political landscape in Washington, D.C.  The growth of this country’s minority vote over the past 50 years, that has been actively suppressed by the political right following the gutting […]

Ericka Hugginz Openz Up About Race

By Pawan Naidu Ericka Huggins, former Black Panther leader, addressed students, faculty and community members about a variety of topics regarding race on March 17. The discussion included Huggins’ experiences, social activism, ethic identification, issues from the past and today and how to end racial division. Huggins opened the discussion by expressing there is work […]

Malcolm X Was Right About Amerika

Reprinted from Truthdig Malcolm X (image by commons.wikimedia.org) NEW YORK–Malcolm X, unlike Martin Luther King Jr., did not believe America had a conscience. For him there was no great tension between the lofty ideals of the nation — which he said were a sham — and the failure to deliver justice to blacks. He, perhaps […]

Cop Explainz Why Unarmed Black People Get Shot

    By Danny Chung First off, fuck the police for what they did to Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant, and many other young people whose lives were taken from them unjustly and may we never forget their tales. A recent reddit post asked the question, “What is going on with the shootings of young, unarmed […]

Did You Know That Government Documentz Existz That Advocate Putting All Black Amerikanz in Concentration Camps?

For years, there have been certain government documents floating around that suggested the mass interment of Black people in America. Documents such as the King Alfred Plan have  long been dismissed by government officials as works of fiction because it cannot be traced back to a specific author or origin. But recently a new document […]

5 Reasonz People Are So Wrong About ‘Black-on-Black Crime’

The Nation / By Gary Younge We don’t hear much about white-on-white crime or Asian-on-Asian crime Shortly after Michael Brown was shot dead in Ferguson, Missouri, a local pizzeria owner, Jim Marshall, flashed a gun at black protesters after an argument. Some branded Marshall a racist and called for a boycott. A few weeks later, […]

Young Black Malez 21 Times More Likely to Be Shot by Police Than Whitez

The black boys killed can be disturbingly young. Photo Credit: Samuel Borges Photography / Shutterstock.com   Young black males in recent years were at a far greater risk of being shot dead by police than their white counterparts – 21 times greater i, according to a ProPublica analysis of federally collected data on fatal police shootings. […]

Ending hostilitiez means no more violence on the yardz – period!

by Pablo Pina I believe that a lot of racial tension in California prisons comes from this: The end of hostilities is being misinterpreted. It’s not that all these young prisoners are just going into the prison system and running wild. No, I doubt that is the real problem, especially in regards to the Mexican […]