“Gender inequality is not our culture, it is a tradition. Traditions can change. They should change. If traditions never changed then America would still have slavery.”
Maybe you shouldn’t post racist slurs on Snapchat? Or anywhere?
“Make America Great Again,” Donald Trump proclaims. For people who believe that life was better ten, twenty years ago — that is a tempting promise.
What bothers me is that right now is that the political discourse in this election is veering toward a redefinition of what it means to be an American.
There’s a paradox in our society in which we all pine for that special someone who will set our souls on fire but then we decide that that person must be a certain shade, height, age, gender, and have a specific eye color.
Ultimately, I’m all for satire and thoughtful political humor — but #BlackOlivesMatter isn’t a satire. It’s just appropriating a major movement to make cash and get a few laughs.
Growing up a black woman has taught me a lot about the world.
I mean, who wants to believe that A LOT of police officers are cowards and racists? Nobody. Its unfortunate.
If we are going to try to eliminate the lingering disadvantages facing the African American community, it is critical that we not blame those who risk their lives in order to provide it with security.
After being shot, he asked the officer why he discharged his weapon. The office allegedly told him, “I don’t know.”