What People I Read are Saying About #Oprah2020

https://www.facebook.com/GoldenGlobes/videos/1884721461569863/ Last week, Oprah Winfrey made some undeniably rousing remarks that called on leaders across all industries — but most pointedly, Hollywood — to eradicate the culture of sexual harassment and assault. After Oprah’s speech — in which she accepted the first Cecil B. DeMille award for outstanding achievement in the entertainment industry, ever presented to a black woman at 2018’s … Continue reading What People I Read are Saying About #Oprah2020

The Great Cutoff

"I wish I could see things as black and white as others. Sometimes I wish I could just cut people off when they say stuff that I disagree with. But life has never been that simple for me and I don't think it ever will. I think I'll always try to stay connected to others. And sometimes that means working hard to see the good in people. Even if they did something awful. Even if it means they could burn me again."

So About This Trump Thing

"So I really feel like we are at the point where we all have to start covering our asses here. Like if Donald Trump gets nominated and wins the general we all need to be able to present quantifiable evidence that we did everything that we could to keep it from happening. I don't know if that will be enough though. I don't know what will."

Who Apologizes When a Black Conservative Says Something Dumb?

"So who is supposed to denounce this? Do black people denounce it because a black person said it? Do republicans? Do black republicans have to denounce it? Did anyone write on Allen West's wall? What about that 13 year old punk kid that called out Obama the other day? Is he supposed to denounce it? Man, this is confusing."