Later today, SOME Starbucks stores across the country will host racial bias trainings in hopes of educating Starbies staff to be better equipped to create a diverse, welcoming experience for all. This is a result of the unfathomable treatment of two Black men that were arrested a month ago in Philly. For those that are… Read More What are the statutes of limitations on boycotting companies?
I have a confession to make. Back in high school, I used to think that working at a cellphone store in the mall was one of the top jobs you could get as a teenager. One reason was you could get discounts on phones/bill. The main reason? The real reason? It was a solid way to meet… Read More Sprint Cannot Be Trusted…
Watched Beyonce’s performance? Read this thinkpiece! … Read More The Non-Woke, Hotep,#Beychella ThinkPiece You Need To Read This Week…
Ya’ll Black Panther comes out in tree days. Don’t panic, but this is big for our culture. I can’t remember a movie in recent memory that we were as excited for as Black Panther! What other movie has been able to cause as much controversy and get dollar bills as Black Panther? Despite breaking records, you still have the… Read More 5 things I need our community to do in preparation for Black Panther!
Everyone knows about the “classic” Black movies, but what about the not-so-popular ones?!… Read More 3 Movies that Need to be in the Vault of Black Culture!
Your dreams aren’t going to work for themselves. Get to it!… Read More 3 Things I learned by following my dreams in 12 months
A reflection on the Power Rangers movie. Better late than never!… Read More Guest Post: Why Power Rangers is the Best Show Ever and Billy is a bad ass (no Boosie)
Today is July 16, 2017 and which means we have 168 days left until the new year. It’s the beginning of the third quarter of 2017 and it’s important to review the year before we actually close it out. I have a lot to be grateful for and as I reflect on the year so… Read More So far, 2017 has been pretty LIT!
June 25 is a special day for a number of reasons in the Black community. June 25, 2009 was the day I sat in traffic in New York City when it was revealed over the radio that the King of Pop died. I don’t recall another time in my life where I heard so many… Read More Lessons from Reasonable Doubt
Words of Advice to the Class of 2017… Read More A Word of Advice to the College Grads of 2017
#ThanksWWE… Read More Give Me A Hell Yeah: #ThanksWWE
On Saturday, February 25, 2017, the world stood still for a moment. No, not because Ol’ Boy in the White House did something nice (that’ll be the day). Not because Drake dropped #MoreLife and definitely not because Sally Mae waived everyone’s student loans. I finished class and saw social media on fire because Remy Ma… Read More You Can’t Hide Behind Numbers Foreva