Category: Holidays

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

I must confess that over the past few years I have been gravely disappointed with the White moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen’s Counciler or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the White moderate, who is more devoted…

I HATE THE 4TH OF JULY

Hold on! Before y’all start calling me names and accusing me of being unpatriotic, let me explain! I’m actually very proud to be an American, I love this country and never want to live anywhere else. But I do hate the 4th of July, for one reason: Firecrackers! I hate them. The pop! pop! pop!…

MORGAN FREEMAN AND “BLACK HISTORY MONTH”

Well, yesterday, February began, marking the beginning of the 43rd annual official “Black History Month” in America. It also began the the 43rd annual official month where racist White guys complain about there not being a “White History Month.” I’m reminded of a story that my brother told me years ago. At a job he…