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Why March for Trayvon Martin? (As seen on CNN iReport)

I march with my feet for Trayvon Martin because people must see that violence like what happened to Trayvon Martin will not be accepted in our communities. I march with my words as I write letters to Sanford authorities like … Continue reading

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Don’t Fly Off the Handel Mad, Just Fly Away

  Today, finally, after much pressure, Karen Handel, Sr. Vice President of Public Policy for the Susan G. Komen Foundation resigned. In a letter to the CEO, Handel details how she is in fact not the reason that the Susan G. Komen … Continue reading

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Giving Obama the Finger

I figured I’d wait until a little of the emotion died down surrounding this now famous photo of Arizona Governor Jan Brewer and President Obama: I chose not to jump to conclusions when I saw this photo, as lots of … Continue reading

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“Curing” a Culture of Hazing: We are FAMU

“These are the times that try men’s souls.” This simple quotation from Founding Father Thomas Paine’s The Crisis was the response that my own father gave when I called him to ask what he thought about the current situation going on at … Continue reading

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Dark Girls: The Movie

Warning: this may get long and this may get deep. And this is really a film review to which I will follow-up with a personal piece (maybe). Because it surrounds an issue that has permeated my life and the lives of … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson died before Conrad Murray Killed Him

So the verdict is in and the jury has found Conrad Murray guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of Michael Joseph Jackson. Surprise, surprise (in my Casey Anthony voice).  I don’t think anyone is  surprised at the decision made by those … Continue reading

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Casey Anthony Fatigue

Now I know its hard to hear coming from me, the ultimate Casey Anthony trial fan (can you be a fan of a psychotic defendant, IDK), but I am a bit tired of the Casey Anthony phenomenon.  First, she gets … Continue reading

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Let Me Whisper Something In Your Ear….

Come close. Closer. Now Closer. There that’s it. Well hello there! It’s been a long time coming but finally the day has arrived. The day I ask you to let me whisper Sweet Nothings from the Sidebar, in your ear. … Continue reading

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