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Je Suis Charlie. NAACP Bombing. The Power of Voice…and Silence

This may be more of a ramble than a polished post.  The last 48 hours have caused me to be reflective about the state of affairs as it relates to our humanity.  Even while working, the humming of my television … Continue reading

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Dear Janay Rice, You Are Stronger Than Most Credit You

Dear Janay Rice, I am sorry. I am sorry that what you went through is repeated for others to analyze, visualize, and capitalize. I am sorry that while you may not have been in a position to speak up for … Continue reading

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You Have the Right to Remain…SILENT!

Earlier this week, the world was overly entertained by the elevator melee between Solange Knowles–alternative recording artist and sister of Beyonce–and Sean “Jay Z” Carter.  The memes were so amazing, I almost checked Craigslist to see if anyone was hiring … Continue reading

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We Shall Overcome? When? The Unpreached Modern Day Slavery

“People sold for sex in this country are American children who are disproportionately black and brown,” she says. “They are between the ages of 12 and 13 — middle school aged. “ That was a statement from Malika Saadar Sar … Continue reading

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