Tag: al sharpton

It’s ‘White People’

Advertisement For instance, almost every media outlet in America has reported on the protests and antipathy against mask mandates. It is one of the biggest stories in the news. However, if objective journalism existed, wouldn’t it be more accurate for outlets to point out that the anti-mask movement is composed almost entirely of white people? While […]

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The Obama Cinematic Universe Continues With New HBO Docuseries and Book

President Barack Obama as he returns to the White House following a trip to the Arctic Circle on September 3, 2015 in Washington, DC.Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) I’m pretty sure if you looked up the phrase “booked and busy” in the dictionary, you’d see a picture of Barack and Michelle Obama. Advertisement Okay, so […]

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Civil Rights Leaders Meet With Sen. Joe Manchin In Hopes That He’ll Be Less Racist

Photo: Michael Swensen (Getty Images) It’s one thing to uphold white supremacy and another to pen a whole ass op-ed as to why you won’t be voting for a bill that ensures that Black folks have access to voting. Advertisement See, white supremacy is the spoiled kid who has all the toys, and if white […]

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Rally Held in Minneapolis to Mark the One-Year Anniversary of George Floyd’s Death

People carry a symbolic casket at a rally and march for the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s death on Sunday, May 23 in Minneapolis, Minn. Photo: Christian Monterrosa (AP) To mark the one-year anniversary of his death, activists, citizens, and members of Floyd’s family gathered to celebrate his life and continue the fight for reform. […]

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White House to Host George Floyd’s Family on Anniversary of His Death, but Will Miss Floyd Police Reform Bill Deadline

Photo: Chandan Khanna (Getty Images) This Tuesday will mark the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s death. Two things were supposed to happen on or by that date: Floyd’s family was to be hosted at the White House, and a federal police reform bill named for Floyd was supposed to be on President Joe Biden’s desk. […]

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