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Stop Buying Their Shit…!

“Jim Crow” was a bad mother “shutcho mouth” back in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s.  That whole institution of racism, intimidation, and often death...

Before I lay it down: “I Never Knew the Declaration of Independence Had an...

By: Mark Spivey, M.Ed. I’ve been gone a while from the editorial landscape; still smoldering from the election results of November 2016.  I must admit...

Before I lay it down: “They Fired the Wrong Damn Coach”.

I’ve been a girl’s head basketball coach for 11 out of my 13 years of teaching. It's not easy coaching girls. You gotta put...

“Strange White Fruit”

It’s not often when you get a chance to sit back and watch white people attempt to destroy each other  publically for nearly an...

Before I lay it down: “My Letter to America”…

Dear America, It puzzles me how the Trump camp wants to “Make America Great Again" when the Republican Party has no unity within its ranks...

“The Square Deal, The New Deal, and a Sniffling Vagina…”

The Progressive Era was a time in United States history when the country was struggling with rapid growth, corporate greed, and societal issues. Investigative...

“When A Woman Whups Yo Ass…” Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned…

  No one hardly remembers the name of Mary Woodson; she was practically an unknown prior to committing a heinous crime that would have people...

“Let’s Stop Kicking Kids out Of School for the Stupid ISH They Do…”

Prairie View A&M student and soccer player, , went to social media and posted a picture of herself in "blackface" accompanied with the caption...

“Tell us, John Swarthmore. How do you REALLY feel about PVAMU?”

“I’ll tell you something else: The Aggies are going to kick the ever living shit out of that other A&M from Prairie View on...

“Should HBCUs Continue To Sing the “Star Spangled Banner”

I pride myself of being a pretty good history teacher since I first set foot in a classroom some 13 years ago. I was...