Regarding Don Lemon’s Comments on Black Humanity

Don Lemon is the latest black public figure to articulate racial “insight” incongruent to the actions that engendered his relevance. I use the term “insight” loosely, as Lemon merely uses his popular platform to state unpopular views that predate his existence. The views I reference are Lemon’s recent comments that white people still do not…

Why Don Lemon is Still A Lemon

I remember a few months ago when pop star Rihanna made a speech lauded by many because of the pop-star-turned-business woman’s public proclamation of blackness and call for “allies” to remain accountable. If black tajectory in the United States has taught the black anything, its that we have no allies. This speech, in referencing “Allies,”…