Everybody Gets Love

According to Shea Moisture, “Everybody gets love.” However, that wasn’t truly the case in their recent commercial that received a lot of backlash from the African American community. I do understand what the company...

Young Voices Whisper From the Grave, “Stop Killing Me”

Yesterday I was smiling Everything seemed alright But today sun's not shining Seen you in a different light I don't want you now How can I love you now Just keep away from me 'cause you're killing me Stop killing me All the...

Two Years v. Four Years

School is expensive! It would be nice if tuition would decrease and become affordable for everyone, but that’s not the case. Tuition is steadily increasing every year making it harder for people to obtain...

“I Got a P-P!”

                    Yes, you read the title correctly…. I got a P-P! For those who are unaware of what that means, I will enlighten you. It means, I got a problem with preachers and politicians....

Do Millennials Have A Welfare Mentality?

Welfare is defined as “the health, happiness and fortunes of a person or a group.” It is also defined as “financial support given to people in need.” The one word that stand s out in...

“Crossing the Burning Sands at Your Own Risk”… (Part 2)

“We were a   “Charter Line”   back in the 70s; the first one on our campus.  With no local fraternity brothers to teach us what to do, we were hauled all over Texas and hazed by...

Leadership & Accountability

Community, I’ve made it my business to demand accountability from the leaders who represent our community. My goal has always been to shine a light on people and organizations so the public can see...

A Message to the Black Press – WE MUST UNITE!

The late Malcolm X once made reference to a thought that I believe is very true in nature. “What you and I need to is learn to forget our differences. When WE come together,...

Is 17 Old Enough?

Is 17 Old Enough?   I was watching the news when I saw a report regarding a young Black teen who is 17 years old and will face trial as an adult. He has been...

“Throw The Tomatoes and Pull out The Hook!!!”

It appears that the news from Donald Trump White House comes to us daily in the form of a Court Jester - Sean Spicer -the White House Press Secretary. A jester, court jester, or fool,...