Admin Note: This piece uses strong language, and is frank with its candor concerning activism. It is important such pieces be written as it makes plain the frustration which sometimes … Continue reading Not Today…
Music has been ingrained in our communities since the beginning of time. Believe it or not, before social media, there was something called 8-track tapes and CD’s. In this time … Continue reading The Revolution Must Be Televised For All To See!
Bruh. I can’t even name 3 Killer Mike songs. I won’t lie to you, and he’s won a Grammy. Like, that makes me feel closer to my almost 40 years. … Continue reading ‘Trigger Warnings’ And The Wisdom Of Killer Mike
The thing about cancelling problematic celebrities is it doesn’t solve anything. It is the equivalent of putting a child in time out. You give a consequences to child for behavior … Continue reading ‘Both/And Culture’: Why Cancelling Doesn’t Help The Movement
These two don’t know it yet, but I am their official little sister. I love their power, knowledge and commitment to the uplifting of Black women. bThat fact is, the … Continue reading What A Revolutionary Should Look Like: Young. Intersected. And Black.
Jackie Robinson Day is Monday, April 15. This year marks 72 years since integration of Major League Baseball after the ‘Gentleman’s Agreement’ with the former commissioner of the MLB Kennesaw … Continue reading Why #42 Is More Than Just A Number: Let Me Tell You About Jack Robinson
There is something to be said for being authentic and having the opportunity to grow. In the space crafted this month for revolutionaries, I had to put a spotlight on … Continue reading ‘This Is Not Your Daddy’s Civil Rights Movement’: Why Tef Poe Feels Like The Best Kept Secret