Americans Are Not Mature Enough for a Conversation About Race

“We need to have a conversation about race” has become a common cliche in this country in regards to race relations. This phrase is commonly heard when listening to talking heads discuss current events surrounding race in America. America has shown me that a conversation about race is a complete waste of time and energy.Continue reading “Americans Are Not Mature Enough for a Conversation About Race”

Labels: Words and Their Meanings Matter

I’m a black and white person and a linear thinker.  I’ve been told that I’m direct and blunt.  My mother has been described as no nonsense and no frills so I supposed some of it may come from my upbringing.  I’m fairly well organized and I like things to be in order.  I like toContinue reading “Labels: Words and Their Meanings Matter”

I AM A MAN

Here it comes.  Yet another blog posting that has been inspired by my hero and celebrity crush Cam Newton.  Those of you that follow Cam’s career know that he is a controversial figure for reasons that are beyond me.  Much of America dislikes Cameron.  He’s too cocky and loud and confident and flashy I suppose. Continue reading “I AM A MAN”