Elon James White | This Week in Blackness
  • @TWIBprime #536 | Daddy Doesn’t Care About Sports

    Not Even If You’re Good At Them. [BECOME A SUBSCRIBER OF #TWIBNATION AND LISTEN TO THIS EPISODE PLUS THE ENTIRE ARCHIVES] #TeamBlackness discusses the effects WOC-owned businesses are having on the economy, how difficult it is to maintain funding in ANY space, and why Elon won’t watch his child play baseball. Featuring: Elon James White…

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    @TWIBprime #535 |Your Face Looks Punchable…

    Behold the David Brat Era! [BECOME A SUBSCRIBER OF #TWIBNATION AND LISTEN TO THIS EPISODE PLUS THE ENTIRE ARCHIVES] #TeamBlackness doesn’t spend an hour laughing at Eric Cantor. Honest. There is a show. Featuring: Elon James White @elonjames Imani Gandy @angryblacklady and Aaron Rand Freeman @ansfreeman Want to support TWiB? Shop at Amazon using this…

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    GOP Condemn A Black Woman Over A Tweet: A Timeline | #StandWithJamilah

    The morning of Thursday March 27, 2014, Jamilah Lemieux was tweeting about Kobe Bryant’s latest comments in the New Yorker Magazine. In the middle of that discussion, she tweeted: About 15 minutes later, @BETpolitichick responded to Lemieux and included @orlandowatson @Raffiwilliams @hugheynewsome on the tweet. Lemieux responded: At this point, Raffi Williams joined the conversation…

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    NY Times Explains Downside of Inciting Envy While Missing The Point

    I’m not sure what I’m expecting from the New York Times nowadays. When a newspaper asks whether they should point out lying politicians you probably shouldn’t really be surprised by anything after that. Some of the writing from the Times makes me wonder if the newsprint ink they’re using is actually liquified privilege. But let’s…

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  • A quick note on Melissa Harris-Perry

    I didn’t want to really weigh in too much about the idiotic controversy that sprung up around Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry because she’s a friend and I didn’t want to come off as if I’m just defending her because “I like her!” But in the last week I’ve seen more flat-out insane comments and reactions to…

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  • #TWiBradio #488 | Screen Test

    #TeamBlackness starts testing out the skeleton of TWiB! Studios by discussing the fake sign language fellow at the Nelson Mandela funeral (22:00). Indiana University tackles Black Santa Claus (38:22), and a lady knitting a scarf in an exotic fashion (5…

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