It is a hellified thing to go to work everyday knowing your managers think your existence is an issue! At my current day job, I have actually heard the following … Continue reading #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge-Week 5 (2021)
Being ‘woke’ is one of those things that is on going. There is always something to learn, something to be mad about, and something to be informed or reinformed of! … Continue reading #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge-Week 3(2021)
It has been a year ago this week since the murder of Breonna Taylor in Louisville, KY. It has been a year since she was murdered in her house, after … Continue reading We Keep Saying Her Name: Breonna Taylor
Simone Biles hasn’t competed in any event in over a year. Yet, there is one thing that grates on me. Knowing how good that Simone is at this sport, how … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: Twice As Hard, Twice As High…
Shameless plug: follow me on TikTok (@whatjayesaid)! We have been talking about Tessica Brown of Louisiana all of Black History Month. In the age of Beyoncé, VP Kamala Harris, the … Continue reading Talk About It Tuesday-02/23/2021
I got introduced to YouTube from my English 3100 class in 2010. I had been in a vacuum of children’s programs and cable that I couldn’t be broken out of. … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: Remembering SUGARFREETV On YouTube!
In my history, I dreamt of being a heart surgeon. I so badly thought I would be good at it, and thought that I would be amazing at it. The … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: Black Girls Saving World With COVID-19 Vaccines & Cancer Cures! (The Value Of Black Girls In STEM/STEAM.
Shameless plug: Follow @iamkenzaashley and @antiblackfishingclub on TikTok. I need you all to understand how dynamic Blackness is and how those whom are not Black, want to BE it. Before … Continue reading 28 Days Of Blackness: Blackfishing & Commodifying The Black Body
This is my favorite time of year, dear Torches. The month of February, this February, feels different, is different. For that reason, I approach this particular Black History Month with … Continue reading Black History Is Here. We Make It Daily…
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of icon and legend, Cicely Tyson. With the yearly theme of 28 DAYS OF BLACKNESS to begin in a matter of … Continue reading Before We Remember: For Cicely