What Im saying is that the black man should not even use the white man as a barometer to compare himself to. Continue reading Black Skin, White Masks
“Verses on tombstones
are but idly spent
the living character
is the monument.” Continue reading Character is Fate
As Iraqi and coalition forces invade Mosul, the last ISIS stronghold in Iraq, the grim details of the extremist group’s rule come to light. Continue reading Surviving the Fall of ISIS
I hear the halting footsteps of a lass
In Negro Harlem when the night lets fall Its veil. Continue reading Harlem Shadow
If we must die, let it not be like hogs
Hunted and penned in an inglorious spot, Continue reading If We Must Die
I AM NOT A NIGGER, or a nigga, or a nigguh. I am not your nigger or anyone else’s nigger, either. Nor do I belong to some specialized society that contains within its boundaries niggers, or niggas, or niggaz4life. No— Continue reading Will Racism Ever End, Will I Ever Stop Being a Nigger?
Frederick Douglass and Harriet Ross Tubman were both born into slavery around the same time on Maryland’s Eastern Shore and became two of the best-known African Americans of the Civil War era. Continue reading A Letter From Frederick Douglass to Harriet Tubman
by: Percy Bysshe Shelley I met a traveller from an antique land, Who said—“Two vast and trunkless legs of … Continue reading Ozymandias
Before you come asking Mr. Muhammad does he teach hate, you should ask yourself who taught you to hate being what God made you. Continue reading Who Taught You To Hate Yourself?
Britain, I believe, had the best of all possible deals with the European Union, being a member of the common market without belonging to the euro and having secured a number of other opt-outs from EU rules. And yet that was not enough to stop the United Kingdom’s electorate from voting to leave. Why? Continue reading Brexit and The Future of Europe