Posts tagged "obama"

10 things my White friends BETTER NOT discuss during Black History Month

10 things my White friends BETTER NOT discuss during Black History Month
Every year, I do a post about Black History Month. A lot of people have loved it, and a lot of other people have gotten mad as hell and told me to stick to making music. Last year’s post entitled 10 things my White Friends should do for me during Black History Month became so... Read more »

The Presidential Election: Why your vote didn't count

The Presidential Election: Why your vote didn't count
When I was little, I thought that the president was chosen by everyone casting a vote, sort of like the way the winner’s of American Idol are chosen today. My elementary school social studies class soon taught me that I was so, so wrong. Your vote last night did not earn President Obama four more... Read more »

Binders full of women: Should all chicks be voting for Mitt Romney?

Binders full of women: Should all chicks be voting for Mitt Romney?
Last night, during the second presidential debate, Mitt Romney said something that really hit home with many of the debate’s viewers. When asked if he supports equal pay for women, he sort of threw a curve ball. He stated that when he was first assembling his cabinet in 2002, he had been so upset by... Read more »
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Obama Drama: The real reason why Lupe Fiasco is dumb

Lupe Fiasco is super outspoken about his views on politics, spirituality, and pretty much anything else that could possibly piss people off. Lupe recently went on record as saying that he is not going to vote in the 2012 Presidential election. He has his reasons. DL Hughley caught feelings over Lupe’s statement, and during an... Read more »

What nobody wants you to know about the violence in Chicago

I have been in New York on business for the past couple weeks. Every time someone finds out I’m from Chicago, the reply is always something like “Yo… Chicago is going crazy right now.” Then they quote something to me about the latest death toll in my hometown. Honestly, I don’t wanna hear that shit.... Read more »

What does Bin Laden's death mean to those of us who have family in the military?

No matter what, my "little brother" will always be little to me.
A few hours ago, I was on Facebook looking at pictures that my little brother’s girlfriend had tagged me on. They were pictures of my brother and his fellow infantrymen. This was my first time seeing pictures of him with other soldiers. Out of the blue, I got a text from a friend of mine... Read more »
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