Why I Think The “#Racist” Label Will Stick with #Trump (from January 23, 2018 – for The Daily Nerv)

Donald Trump By Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America (Donald Trump) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons Here is a bold prediction for 2018: President Donald J. Trump will continue to be called a racist. Yes, the prediction is not all that surprising. It is not that dramatic of a projectionContinue reading “Why I Think The “#Racist” Label Will Stick with #Trump (from January 23, 2018 – for The Daily Nerv)”

Kellogg’s Corn Pops Illustration Brings a Charge of Racism (from October 27, 2017 – for The Daily Nerv)

(Photo via Saladin Ahmed) There are times when we all have the ability to be overly sensitive. We can let our emotions run away from us, while leaving the actual logic that it takes to operate in reality and move forward with expressing asinine conjecture like it is a revealing truth. Furthermore, social media has itsContinue reading “Kellogg’s Corn Pops Illustration Brings a Charge of Racism (from October 27, 2017 – for The Daily Nerv)”

New Jersey Teacher Blunder Causes Premature Protest

(Photo via Mike Curley, Jr. (Twitter)) Schools should be places where the attainment of knowledge and the love for it is nurtured unto no end.  Students should be seen as sponges that can soak up all that they hear and see within a classroom.  Now, one must not be naive about the difficulty of any teacher’sContinue reading “New Jersey Teacher Blunder Causes Premature Protest”

Monday, October 9, 2017 – I Read My Piece – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a Class of College Students

Today, I had the pleasure of reading my piece (that was published on The Federalist website) – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a class of college students.  The professor is a friend of mine and it just so happens that his class was touching onContinue reading “Monday, October 9, 2017 – I Read My Piece – “Piers Morgan Makes Some Valid Points About The Confusing Politics Of The N-Word” – to a Class of College Students”

Episode 50 – @tacollin (Thomas Collings) & @eduneret (Eduardo Neret) on #Bannon’s Exit, Charlottesville, & Trump’s Comments

Next on Thinking It Through:  I talk Charlottesville, Trump’s statements about the events that took place, and Steve Bannon’s exit from the White House with my guests, Pastor Thomas Collings and (in the last segment) Eduardo Neret.  This is the 50th episode and it includes the 1st “commercial” for the podcast ever.  Check it out!  (EXCUSEContinue reading “Episode 50 – @tacollin (Thomas Collings) & @eduneret (Eduardo Neret) on #Bannon’s Exit, Charlottesville, & Trump’s Comments”

Everyone Does Not See Racism Everyday……

Racism.  Goodness, I am so tired of seeing this word or accusations of it.  I am tired of people inflating issues to make it seem like the issues surrounding race or skin color today is akin to the racism of old.  I believe that it is not. I honestly do try to be patient andContinue reading “Everyone Does Not See Racism Everyday……”

Episode 45 – @DerryckGreen Interview – #Black #Conservatives, Modern-day #Racism, Trump, & Healthcare

Next on Thinking It Through:  I converse with Dr. Derryck Green about NBA star LeBron James’ response (a little while back) to a racial epithet being spray-painted on the security gate in front of his Los Angeles home, modern-day racism vs. historical racism, Black conservatives and Black liberals, and Trump’s tweets and his presidency. 00:00Continue reading “Episode 45 – @DerryckGreen Interview – #Black #Conservatives, Modern-day #Racism, Trump, & Healthcare”

Episode 42 – #Confederate #Flag, Indoctrination, and Carson’s Statement on Mueller

Next on Thinking It Through: I (running solo this time) speak on different topics briefly regarding a question that I received about the Confederate Flag, a blog post by an atheist dealing with indoctrination, and Dr. Ben Carson’s point of view on Trump being investigated. 00:00 – 02:40 = Introduction 02:41 – 13:00 = On the ConfederateContinue reading “Episode 42 – #Confederate #Flag, Indoctrination, and Carson’s Statement on Mueller”

Episode 12 – Talking Racism with Thomas Collings (@tacollin) and a Theology Mix (@theologymix) Post by Chris Linzey (@chrislinzey)

Next on Thinking It Through:  I have a wonderful discussion on racism with Pastor Thomas Collings (my 3rd guest), which was inspired by a Theology Mix post by Chris Linzey.  The post titled – White People, You’re Still Not Listening – gave us plenty to talk about and I hope that we accomplished discussing thisContinue reading “Episode 12 – Talking Racism with Thomas Collings (@tacollin) and a Theology Mix (@theologymix) Post by Chris Linzey (@chrislinzey)”

Episode 11 – All Things President-Elect Donald #Trump (and a Post by @MistyACallahan)

Next on Thinking It Through:  I spend the entire episode discussing President-Elect Donald Trump’s election win over Clinton.  Although this episode touches on things like decency, protests, and people’s feelings and reactions to the election, the main focus is on Donald Trump. 20:00 = Other issues with Clinton’s campaign which may have caused her theContinue reading “Episode 11 – All Things President-Elect Donald #Trump (and a Post by @MistyACallahan)”