The Lovefest Between Republican Senators and Jeff Sessions During His Confirmation Hearing Is Sickening

If there was any lesson to glean about the state of racism in America on Tuesday, it did not come from the farewell address by our nation’s first black president. Many of us might have believed in Barack Hussein Obama but never placed much faith in the country he described on the Democratic National Convention stage…

Protests Erupt During Attorney General Confirmation Hearing for Jeff Sessions

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) could barely get through the opening lines of his speech during his confirmation hearing Tuesday before protests erupted. Two men dressed as Ku Klux Klan members greeted Sessions before the confirmation began, the Daily News reports. The two fake Klansmen were quickly escorted out as one of…

Black Folks Who Advertise That They’re Voting for Trump Are Just Trolls Looking for a Come-Up

This week, Vice published an essay from Jay Stephens titled, “I'm a Young Black Woman and I Support Trump.” A month prior, Time published a piece penned by C.J. Pearson named, “I’m a Young Black Man and I Support Donald Trump.” This is the part where you’re supposed to pretend to be shocked that there are black…