I Get It Now

You thought I dropped it, the news that you feared would finally get out That’s when I lost it, you knew I knew what you were about I was the cover, the evidence to hide what seemed irrelevant The fact that you weren’t into me was certainly okay with me Your secrets, the truth, I […]

Posted at 12:45 am on March 15, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Poetry | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , | Continue reading

Originally posted on Ideas:
All my adult life, I’ve been pretty sure I’m a sentient, even semi-competent human being. I have a job and an apartment; I know how to read and vote; I make regular, mostly autonomous decisions about what to eat for lunch and which cat videos I will watch whilst eating my…

Posted at 2:14 pm on March 10, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

Quotes

"If a white man falls off a chair drunk, it's just a drunk. If a Negro does, it's the whole damn Negro race."
-Bill Cosby

"Lukewarm acceptance is more bewildering than outright rejection.”
-Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Racism, in the first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work.”
-Angela Davis

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