Monthly Archives: July 2014

Meanwhile, In Racism: Illinois Police List Black Suspect As “Dark Negro,” Asks Facebook If The Slur Is Offensive (DETAILS)

Originally posted on Global Grind:
A news report by Illinois station WGRZ 2 On Your Side is shedding light on the use of an offensive racial epithet used by Lockport Police to describe a black suspect. Problem is, the department isn’t sure if the slur “negro” is offensive or not. Go figure. It all began when 2…

I need some joy in my life so I played this #hiphop…@common @fatbellybella

 

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@msjwilly Takes A Jab At The Army’s Hair Regulations On “The Daily Show” (VIDEO)

Originally posted on Global Grind:
[ione_embed src=http://media.mtvnservices.com/embed/mgid:arc:video:thedailyshow.com:8a329bdb-e417-4cd2-a385-d54e76fe597a service=mtv width=600 height=335 type=iframe] Remember that one U.S. Army regulation regarding African-American women and their hair? The rule AR670-1 prohibits women from wearing their hair in dreadlocks, twists larger than a quarter of an inch in diameter, and other natural hairstyles that are deemed “unkempt.” The perceived racist regulations…

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Lipstick: Wet n Wild “Sugar Plum Fairy” Glasses: Rayban Clubmaster Folding Polarized Sunglasses (changed the lenses and made them reading glasses)

I….AM…IN… LOVE with this 2 year old! @FEROmedia #hiphop #uk

 

23 Quotes That Perfectly Explain Racism (To People Who Don’t “See Color”)

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
Cameron Russell If the first words out of your mouth are to cry ‘political correctness!’, … chances are very, very high that you are in fact part of the problem. N.K. Jemisin White people don’t like to believe that they practice identity politics. The defining part of being white in…