The Sentence

Articulate is a word reserved to describe African-Americans who speak English using sentences their white counterparts can easily comprehend when they don’t feel threatened. Advertisements

Overkill Bill

They’re standing on the corner and they can’t speak English. I can’t even talk the way these people talk: Why you ain’t, … Where you is, What he drive, Where he stay, Where he work, Who you be… And I blamed the kid until I heard the mother talk. And then I heard the father … Continue reading

Skin Job

An angry rant is sometimes unavoidable. Here’s one. 08:00. Finishing breakfast, with the Washington Post – routine.  First appointment is 10:00. I have time. Then I read this: ‘Black Brunch Protests Disrupts ‘White’ NYC Breakfast Spots.’ It made my blood boil. I hate racism, oppression and injustice towards all men, and there is no disagreement about … Continue reading

Mirage on Asphalt

The American Dream every man with a hand to reach what Lincoln had in mind as he laid dying on the balcony of a theatre history bleeding one nation under God has his favourites to protect and serve Different folks shot dead in Walmart by van Gogh no takers The Artist stretching a new canvas … Continue reading

Doctor King Schultz

Django Unchained. This movie has given Americans a small dose of discomfort and the blogosphere a greater dose of caution. Spike Lee found the excessive use of the word nigger offensive (in an age of niggas), and felt himself obliged to disrespect the man who made it – his ‘civic duty’ as a black man. The … Continue reading

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