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How’s That Postracial Thing Working Out For You?

Jose 12 Comments

O, humans. After Barack Obama was elected, some of you seriously thought that the color barrier had officially collapsed. Some of you were grinning extra hard since you thought all the problems of the world were laid off your shoulders, as if we were only one John Hancock away from true world peace. Evidently, someone didn’t send the memo to …

Jose VilsonHow’s That Postracial Thing Working Out For You?
Backstage at the Democratic National Convention

I Shall Fear No Man (Y’all Don’t Hear Me Though)

Jose 3 Comments

My favorite speech from the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King has been called “I’ve Been To The Mountaintop” and it ends something like this: And then I got into Memphis. And some began to say the threats, or talk about the threats that were out. What would happen to me from some of our sick white brothers? Well, I …

Jose VilsonI Shall Fear No Man (Y’all Don’t Hear Me Though)