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The Sound and the Fury

With all the talk of the murder of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old Black male from Ferguson, MO who was shot 11 times by yet another police officer claiming "self-defense" (though Brown himself was unarmed), I guess it only makes sense the situation managed to work its way into my subconscious.  Recently I dreamt I got into a confrontation with a crazy, NRA-loving, … [Read More...]

Culture & History

Politics & Current Events

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Your Check’s In the Mail

Reading Atlantic Monthly columnist Ta-Nehisi Coates' excellent take on making the case for reparations reminded me that any debate involving the award of punitive, … [Read More...]

Racism & Pan-Africanism

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Little Blue Pill

In the sci-fi thriller “The Matrix”, a movie that’s essentially a metaphor for Spiritual Awakening, (as intended by Sophia Stewart, the franchise’s true creator) Morpheus tells Neo: “…You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake up in your bed and … [Read More...]

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The Trojan Horse

It’s already been established Asis Chronicle doesn’t do "politically correct", so it should surprise no one to hear us say this: We are SO not down with the latest so-called trend in “men’s fashion” that says Black males wearing skirts in public is an … [Read More...]