Irma, Irma, Irma: How A Brazos County Commissioner Totally Sold Out Her Black Constituents

Let me be the first to wish you a HAPPY CONFEDERATE HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH In yet another blatant example of racial insensitivity, Brazos County Commissioners have issued a proclamation this past Tuesday declaring April as “Confederate History and Heritage Month.” County Judge Duane Peters, clearly aware of the voluminous issues surrounding such an activity…

Not Again!!!!!: Yet Another Half-Witted Discussion Regarding Black America

It may be due to the fact that I have studied racial matters for the last three decades that I abhor the following issues, topics, and urban legends: light skin vs. dark skin, good hair vs. bad hair, Willie Lynch, the Illuminati, Slavery, Black Father absentia, and single-headed female households being cited as the catalyst…

Dumb It Down: The Triumph of Ignorance

Southern plantation owners greatly feared two things when enslaved Africans were emancipated: (a) financial ruin (b) the obliteration of a Southern culture that their wealth and political interests rested upon. Southern plantation owners understood that money provided power; however, it was their regions cultural priorities that dictated their future. The American historical record indicates that…

Dumb It Down: The Triumph of Ignorance

Southern plantation owners greatly feared two things when enslaved Africans were emancipated: (a) financial ruin (b) the obliteration of a Southern culture that their wealth and political interests rested upon. Southern plantation owners understood that money provided power; however, it was their regions cultural priorities that dictated their future. The American historical record indicates that…