Monthly Archives: June 2020

Aunt Jemima A’int Yo Mammy: The Real Reason She’s Gone

Quaker Oats announced this week that it was retiring the Aunt Jemima brand to end it’s ever-persistent racial undertones forever! The far-left danced in the puddles of the far right’s tears and so continued but also heightened the racist arguments on social media. But little did any of us know, Quaker is lying to ALL […]

What I Didn’t Learn About Black History in 28 Days: Part 3

Posted on February 11, 2013by The Myrtle Beach Diva So now that we’ve had a brief history of African Americans in politics, let’s take a closer look at the progression of the black race as a whole.  In the early 1900’s Jim Crowe laws or Democratic color codes had taken almost all of the wind out the […]

What I Didn’t Learn About Black History in 28 Days: Part 2

Posted on February 11, 2013by The Myrtle Beach Diva Before the discovery of the historical marker pictured in my previous post , I had no clue that there were black politicians before Jim Clyburn.  After taking a closer look into the history I also noticed the trend that the Republican Party had started by manipulating the black […]