• Nerdwatch 2012

    I attended the New York Comic Con this year, and it was such a beautiful experience that it dragged me out of a depression that didn't seem to have a foreseeable end. I hung out with friends, met some of my heroes, sold some art, and bought some art...

  • Witness the Whiteness

    America isn’t so white. But because the collective consciousness moves as fast and elegantly as you do jogging in a hot tub following diazepam and margaritas, whiteness remains understood as this abstract, almost-imaginary but deeply embedded dominant...

  • The Ju-Ju Magic of the Miners of Afosu

    I took a trip out to the Eastern Region of Ghana in 2006 and again in 2009 to paint scenes from a small scale illegal gold and diamond mining complex in a town called New Abriem. It’s a place where 19th century mining methods combine with ancient West...

  • Filibustin' with Willie D - The NYPD Can Stop-and-Frisk These Nuts

    What more proof do we need that this program is basically institutionalized racial profiling?

  • Is Six Flags Racist Against Dreadlocks?

    Do locks really make you too unprofessional to clean up little kid vomit and flip burgers?

  • A Bloody (and Belated) Black History Lesson

    Gather 'round for the story of Nat Turner and his glorious white people massacre of 1831.