Category Archives: Insane Mutterings

Can I Love My Blackness If I’m White?

Thanks to the crap storm created by Rachel Dolezal I have spent a lot of time questioning the legitimacy of the project that I have basically devoted my life to over the past few years. A few years ago I … Continue reading

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Poverty is Violence We Choose to Allow

Our current worldwide population is estimated at around 7 billion. Of that 7 billion, 85 of them possess a share equivalent to 3.5 billion of us. In total, less than 1,000 people control the means by which the other¬†6,999,999,000 are … Continue reading

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The Poverty Pile Up

My family lives paycheck to paycheck. Every week, by about Wednesday, we’re scrambling to make it through the last few days of the week. This happens even though both of us bring in paychecks. It happens even though we both … Continue reading

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You are paying to work

Because I have a lot more time on my hands than most I tend to do a lot of thinking. The other day I realized just how many things in a person’s life are centered around their job. Then I … Continue reading

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Being a cop is one of America’s safest professions

According to the FBI, in 2013,¬†76 police officers lost their lives in the line of duty. Of those, only 27 were the result of felonious acts. In defense of their history of overreaction in petty incidents…see Mike Brown, Eric Garner, … Continue reading

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KILL A BLACK KID AND GET RICH: UNIQUELY AMERICAN

Originally posted on America The NOT SO Beautiful:
December 1, 2014 By Mike Caccioppoli Darren Wilson resigned as a police officer. Why do people think this is some kind of victory? Did you really expect him to go back to…

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Adventures in Grocery Shopping

Just had a really eventful trip to my local Winn-Dixie. Those who know me already know I have a serious problem with people invading my personal space. One particularly annoying practice is people shoving their shopping cart up my ass … Continue reading

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