Before Hitler was Anything – He was a Racist

  I read an article in the Baptist New Global online magazine.  It was a dressing down by Miguel De La Torre dated Nov, 13 2017. In his scathing remarks, he addresses what has transpired in America concerning the support of the Evangelical Movement and their support for Donald Trump. You can read his article […]

My thoughts on Donald Trump’s Shithole Statement

  2017 was the year for irony and it looks like 2018 is going to similar in those regards. Donald Trump’s “Shithole” comment about Haiti and other countries that are predominantly brown-skinned is another example. Why is that? Well, here in the United States we’ve had several mass shootings in schools since 1980 with a […]

Trumpettes in my books ( I did Nazi that coming)

Yesterday, for the first time in presidential history, Donald Trump spoke at a ‘value voters’ summit hosted by the nefarious hate group ‘Focus on the Family.’ After promising support for LGBT Americans, he ditched them for his base. Mostly, because his presidency sucks and he needs the support of his base. I really don’t want […]

From a veteran: Grow up, America

Mark Jefferson Paraan I have seen two posts over as many days saying ‘we don’t care about the kneeling’ or ‘you’re a rich NFL player and kneeling is disrespectful to those who served and fought yada yada yada” What’s happened here in America with the rise of racism and would be fascist dictatorships and authoritarianism, […]

Check your words three times (Poem)

  (Photo by Imani Clovis)   check one check two check three sit and ponder – is this me? pick it apart, tear it asunder flip it over and look at it under a microscope, throw it up in the air a telescope, wondering where the words they say stop and where I begin Is […]

The Fundamentalist Inside Me.

  The fundamentalist in my head – that little part of me – that ‘thing’ so wretched and vile, so unmerciful and braggadocious, has been whispering to me all day. In that corner of my consciousness. In the back where I keep the memories of the past so malignant like cancer, that stinks like spoiled […]