I Could Say More

I have been trying to put together my thoughts on Trump’s presidency.  So far, he has not let me down.  Let me explain: The Trump presidency has stirred the pot, causing mayhem and confusion everywhere.  It is ironic and a little amusing that Trump is being called fake, when he is living up to the … More I Could Say More

You See …

I don’t get it.  Hillary stole the presidential nomination from Bernie the same way Trump stole the election from Hillary.  You reap what you sew!  It is past time that the Hillary camp own up to her fraudulent nomination and admit that the DNC did nobody any favors by continuing to nominate Hillary, despite voters’ … More You See …

Race Works

White privilege. What is that? The concept that because of my skin color I’m predisposed to preferential treatment? Preferential treatment from who? Other whites? Blacks? Well, let’s just answer to the idea that I’m not white, even though for all intents and purposes my looks say otherwise. Since I’m not white, but look white, do … More Race Works

The Truth about Science

I am resting Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, and am picking back up The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge by Jean-Francois Lyotard. The following thoughts are inspired by Lyotard, pages 23-41, sections 7-11. Is scientific knowledge the metanarrative of narrative knowledge? Or is narrative knowledge the metanarrative of scientific knowledge? Because while explicitly stating the … More The Truth about Science

Racism and Capitalism in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man

I am inspired by a turn of events to rest Lyotard and reopen Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man. I have read this book about three or four times cover to cover. I also did a presentation on this book in a Junior Seminar class while I was attending Clark Atlanta University. So I am going to … More Racism and Capitalism in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man