Archive for 'Social Issues'
Posted on19. Mar, 2013 by Stevie.
In what is being speculated as a pre-emptive move for the 2016 presidential race, Hillary Clinton released a six-minute video endorsing full marriage equality. The former secretary of state recorded the clip with the Human Rights Campaign, one of the leading pro-gay rights organizations. In it, she talks about her work at the State Department [...]
Posted on27. Jul, 2012 by Stevie.
I fully agree. Read each piece of the board and think about it. Something has to change, people. Tweet
Posted on21. May, 2012 by Stevie.
The phrasing on this shirt, sadly, doesn’t surprise me. I won’t bash the Tea Party because I know they didn’t make the shirt. I blame ignorance at this level as the consistent work of a small group of individuals. It does make people think about the “lack of diversity” in NASCAR racing. Hmmm… Tweet
Posted on24. Apr, 2012 by Stevie.
African-American media staple, Essence, had to give the boot to one of its editors, Michael Bullerdick, for some racially and politically-controversial posts he made on his private Facebook page. Bullerdick was launched into the spotlight in 2011 when he took the editorial position at the magazine, much to the chagrin of some in the black community. Observers were confused [...]
Posted on17. Apr, 2012 by Stevie.
This is one of the most disturbing videos I have seen on YouTube for a few reasons. What you’re looking at is a performance artist in black minstrel face at the “head” of a cake shaped like an African woman laid across the table. Every time someone cuts the cake, the head screams as if the [...]