The Revolution Is Here.

When Gil-Scott Heron said, “the revolution will not be televised,” though just a metaphor, it is a mantra of sorts that has been taken literally, figuratively, and skewed into different interpretations of the phrase. Some believe that because he said that, perhaps the revolution will be televised, while others take the term and twist it…

Healing America’s wounds

How do we fix a system that was never broken to begin with? Most may disagree with this statement but what is sad is that some feel like the system is doing everything it was designed to do, and in a way that is true. The other night Orlando’s premier gay night club, Pulse, was…

We’re All Useless [a thinkpiece]

The other night my roommate made a subtle but profound statement about life.He said, “There is so much useless information in the world that makes it hard to find the information that’s actually useful.” This quote arose from a brief conversation about the internet, and how it is the greatest invention of man but also…

Stacey Dash, Macklemore, & The Black Ego Theory

These names have been the forefront of racial commentary in the social media sphere. Stacey Dash recently took her questionable comments to camera after being asked about the #OscarsSoWhite movement, suggesting we should get rid of the BET Network as well as Black History Month. And then hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with the…

Where’s Bill Clinton when you need him?

Obama’s term is coming to a close soon and he obviously isn’t coming back, so America needs a new POTUS. Now I, being completely being indifferent to politics whatsoever, shouldn’t have any strong opinions on who the next president will be or not(and I still don’t; matter fact I’m not even registered to vote). I do,…