“Kaepernick Sat Down So That We Could Stand Up…”

“No refuge could save the hireling and slave, From the terror of flight or the gloom of the grave.  And the star-spangled banner in triumph doth...

Before I Lay It Down: “Silver Medal Thug…”

                                                     “I didn’t choose the thug life; the thug life chose me…” I’m a southern boy; born and bred in this great state called “Texas”. ...

“Dear Gabby, Please Forgive Us…”

“I am not my hair; I am not this skin.  I am not your expectations, no no. I am not my hair, I am...

“Could Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Be Responsible for The Deaths of OUR Police...

I’m not an authority on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, therefore, I have done extensive research over its causes and treatments prior to pinning this...

Before I lay it down: “The Great Disconnect: Black Democrats vs. Black Republicans”.

“Yea, it makes me wanna holler and throw up both my hands. Crime is increasing, trigger-happy policing, panic is spreading, God know where we’re...

Before I Lay It Down: “Rudy Giuliani: The 21st Century Version of “Festus Haggen”.

Many of us “Baby Boomers”, (people born between the years 1946 and 1964), grew up watching “Westerns” on television.  Some of you younger folk...

Before I lay it down: “That moment when “Open Carry” will get you killed…”

Amidst the chaos occurring in Dallas a few weeks back was the probability that even more innocent people would be killed.  While a deranged...

“Some people think like Martin; some people think like Malcolm…”

"There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe nor politic nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience...

You Gotta See This: Prairie View A&M University’s new $61 million Stadium Complex

The first time I stepped foot onto Prairie View A&M’s Blackshear Field was after the Homecoming football game in 1985. The Panthers defeated Bishop...

Before I lay it down: Self Evident Truths ~ “Sally Hemings Tamed a President...

“We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable...