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A reflection on the Power Rangers movie. Better late than never!
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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading Lessons from Reasonable Doubt
Words of Advice to the Class of 2017
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 … Continue reading You Can’t Hide Behind Numbers Foreva
The first day of Black History Month usually entails singing, excitement, and the usual stereotypical McDonalds commercial where Black people are singing about some damn food. Schools across the land are preparing students for the Black History Month events, guest speakers, and more to celebrate the excellency that is Blackness. Prior to February 1, 2017, … Continue reading One of the Blackest Starts to #BlackHistoryMonth