These 6 Groups Are Stopping Us From Ending Police Brutality

People on both sides were quick to weigh in on the McKinney, Texas police officer who slammed a girl into the ground and pointed his service weapon at two teenagers. Naturally, the usual folks started screaming at each other about who was right and who was wrong, as is the case whenever a viral police […]

The Republican Excuse For Saying Horrible Things? “It’s Just Satire”

Do you struggle with Satiring™? Do you find yourself having to say “It’s a joke” time and time again, because people don’t understand your humor? Have you been punched in the face, or called a word banned by Google Adsense, simply for using a racial epithet, or sharing your beliefs about the LGBT community’s sinister […]

11 Rules for New Anti-Racist Allies

Following in the wake of news of the tragic deaths of a rash of young black lives under the police and then the release of those police from any sense of accountability, the conscience of a nation is starting to arise. Many new people are joining anti-racist marches, are sharing tweets and Facebook posts about […]

The War On Whites: Why The Conservative Media Sells Excuses For Racism

In the wake of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson or the suspicious death of Victor White III while in the back seat of a police car here in Acadiana, the typical response from the Fox News crowd is to deny and deflect the fact that racism is still alive and well in America. […]

Vigilante Law Allows Man to Shoot Friend Ten Times in Back and Not Face Trial

In what seems to be a clear case of a law that has long left the tracks, a man who shot his old friend in the back ten times in a parking lot in front of several witnesses is not being charged. The state is Florida, so two guesses what the relevant law is. If […]

Jordan Davis and the Case of Two Different Sets of Laws

Because we care so much, George “Child Murderer” Zimmerman reminds us that he’s the real victim – as manipulative child abusers are wont to do. But let’s refocus our energies and remember that Zimmerman got off clean under a legislative and judicial system that would have thrown the book at him if he had a […]

George Zimmerman Concocts Ridiculous Conspiracy Theory About President Obama

Most of us know who George Zimmerman is.  He’s the guy who killed Trayvon Martin and got away with it not because he was innocent, but because the prosecution went for a charge that was difficult to prove with the evidence they had. There’s absolutely no doubt that George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin.  When it […]

Florida Jury Hung on Michael Dunn Murder Charge, Finds Him Guilty on Four Other Charges

Most of you have probably heard about the Florida trial concerning Michael Dunn and the killing of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.  Another incident of a white man killing an African-American teenager. As basically everyone knows, Florida is now infamous for its “Stand Your Ground” law after Trayvon Martin was gunned down by George Zimmerman. Though George […]

George Zimmerman Allegedly Threatens Wife and Her Father With Gun

I’ll be honest, I’m sick and tired of all things George Zimmerman.  He’s a pathetic human being, and I feel he wrongfully killed someone who he willfully provoked into attacking him. He did this, then got away with it.  His “not guilty” verdict wasn’t as much a declaration of innocence as it was a decision […]

George Zimmerman Happily Tours Gun Factory as he Asks Taxpayers for More Money

In the “what the hell could he possibly be thinking” news department, George Zimmerman decided that he should tour the Kel-Tec Weapons facility in Cocoa, Florida to inquire about their production of a new lightweight “barely legal” shotgun. The Kel-Tec Shotgun, which can be seen here, is described as being “as compact as legally possible.” […]