KK Social Network!

October 2016

Amy Schumer’s racist spoof on Formation is peak white feminism, and she doesn’t care.   February 6, 2016 was a holiday. It wasn’t the “Federal government officially closed” kind of holiday and no fancy family meals were had, but it was a holiday nonetheless. That Saturday marked the day millions of Black people got in [...]

“On Friday, speaking right here on ‘First Take’ on the subject of domestic violence, I made what can only amount to the most egregious error of my career.” Two years ago, that sentence began the ingratiating apology of ESPN personality Stephen A. Smith for comments he made during a discussion of domestic violence in the NFL. Smith [...]

I wrote a piece on my internal conflict about seeing Nate Parker’s Birth of a Nation back in August. I decided that despite his acquittal on rape charges, I would not support his movie. After reading a transcript of a call between him and the victim, his own words convinced me that he had in fact committed rape. [...]

Nearly seven years ago after an unprecedented earthquake devastated Haiti, famed evangelical Christian Pat Robertson believed it was God’s retribution. Referring to the Haitian Revolution, a 13-year-long war in which Haitians successfully fought the French for their independence, Robison declared the Haitians “got together and swore a pact to the devil,” promising to serve Satan if he would [...]

I woke up this morning to Kim Kardashian trending. That’s nothing unusual. After all, she is the wife of one of the most controversial public figures of our time and an oft crowned “fashion icon” (insert Black girl side-eye) who is infamous for her ample plastic parts and  famous for her glo up from peddling a tape [...]

MENU