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by Black Kos
Comment Count 2524 comments on Tue Apr 16, 2013 at 01:05 PM PDT with 983 Recommends
And then this happened: Join us on the Black Kos front porch to review news and views written from a black pov—everyone is welcome. by Denise Oliver ...
by Will Smith
Comment Count 111 comments on Thu Jul 11, 2013 at 12:08 PM PDT with 259 Recommends
This is part of a series of suggested essays exploring the issues set out in Denise Oliver Velez's diary this ...
by Brit
Comment Count 280 comments on Mon Sep 19, 2011 at 06:34 AM PDT with 136 Recommends
I grew up in a very well-to-do suburb in Marin County, California. Marin is a pretty liberal place now, and was when I was growing up as well. My parents were both transplants from elsewhere. They ...
by Floja Roja
Comment Count 225 comments on Tue Sep 20, 2011 at 07:00 AM PDT with 119 Recommends
An odd thing happened to me the other night.
by WB Reeves
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 07:30 AM PDT with 107 Recommends
I’m feeling a bit overwhelmed and more than a bit ambivalent, as I sit here, trying to begin this diary post. I took part in the boycott last week, in solidarity with a group of folks whose ...
by dakinishir
Comment Count 284 comments on Thu Sep 22, 2011 at 08:15 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
I've often been struck by something that I've ...
by dopper0189
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Jan 16, 2012 at 07:19 AM PST with 51 Recommends
I like TV. I admit it. I always have. As a child, I was sick a lot, and although I was an avid reader, I enjoyed watching TV as a way to forget about shots and nebulizers and medicine and stuff I ...
by Vita Brevis
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Sep 27, 2011 at 02:13 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
During an interview that aired on CNN's "The Situation Room" on Wednesday night, Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain suggested that members of the African American community "...
by aaraujo
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Sep 29, 2011 at 06:36 PM PDT with 16 Recommends