Thank God for Armed African Americans!

The Washington Times reports on some Armed African Americans. Black gun-rights activists in Texas protested police brutality Wednesday by exercising their rights to openly carry firearms through the streets of South Dallas. Dozens of members of the newly-formed Huey P. Newton Gun Club, named after the co-founder of the Black Panther Party, marched with rifles, shotguns and AR-15s down MLK Boulevard. They wound up at a restaurant where police officers were eating lunch, Reason magazine reported. Police Read more […]

Yo, Anti-Gun Morons, The NRA Already IS “The Black NRA” (with Postscript)

Black NRA from Sarah Silverman This video may be old news to you. But I just saw it start popping up for the first time in my Facebook feed via Upworthy. I didn’t know who Sarah Silverman was but, given the premise she thinks we all accept, I’m not impressed with her intelligence. Just think about this: The NRA is a gun lobby. It is powerful but it is also powerfully opposed. It never knows when a coalition might grow strong enough to stop it. What would the NRA think if every young Read more […]

Obama and Holder Make Me Nostalgic For Malcolm X

I know there were many problems and evils in the life and legacy of Malcolm X. But I still can’t deny that I find things that he has said to provide more wisdom than anything I hear lately from politicians and journalist and academicians of any race. Today someone reminded me that next month is Black (or African-American) History Month. It made me do some searching and I came across this document. “The Constitution of the United States of America clearly affirms the right of every American Read more […]