Here are some of the links for 12-8-2006:
John Ridley at Chickenbones writes about the disturbing trend of some neoconservative Blacks in blaming Blacks and using hate words in order to curry the favor of mainstream conservatives. Click here.
Christopher Rabb writes an excellent essay on society in general tend to view Black life, especially Black men, less than other people. Read the article from AlterNet here.
Another article, Beyond Blaming Kramer, discusses the use of the "N" word in past and present America.
Also, read some of my favorite essays by astute writer, James Lamb Jr.:
The Revenge of C. DeLores Tucker
The Love Below
The Melanin Machine