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Donald Trump Is American As It Gets

The reason many hate Donald Trump is not because he’s a bigot, racist or alleged sexual predator, it’s because he doesn’t go about it in the right way. Donald Trump didn’t just become the president on November 9th 2016, he became the President long before, when Americans all over the country decided he was a […]

Monkey See, Monkey Do

How much do I really care? Monday 5:42 am: my Amtrak train from Maryland departs on its way to New York Penn Station. 7:30 am: I wake up from sleeping on the train to find myself somewhere between Philadelphia and new Jersey I believe. I go back to sleep 8:47 am: my train is delayed, […]

Are Yall Not Tired Of Being Lied To?

One of my favorite rappers and the urban philosopher, Jay Wayne Jenkins aka Jeezy once stated, “if a nigga lie to your face, how you respect him.” That bar has always stuck with me for because it speaks to some of the most basic truths of life. One being respect and another integrity. While these […]

What A Time

Getting to know the artist these days is very important for the consumer, or fan if you will. That’s why you see so many publications & platforms are able to report on the culture, or feel they can. Too many times are artist trash at expressing themselves or don’t want to give too much away. […]

The Marathon Continues

Good day, good people. Mellow here with the latest & greatest. Nipsey Hussle has been on a journey, a grand one. Five to six years ago, he was set to release Victory Lap. Here we are, tentatively releasing in February ’18, so much was accomplished & has come to fruition. Continuously pushing himself & those […]

Liar Liar Pants On Fire

Donald Trump is a liar. He lied when he was a citizen and spewed birther truths about former President Barack Obama. He lied during his campaign when he said that he would lock up Hillary Clinton for her emails and a bunch of other things. Since coming into the Oval office he’s lied about the […]

Death Would Be Too Easy For Dylann Roof

On Tuesday it was announced that Dylann Roof, 22 would be sentenced to death for the June  2015 killings of nine black church goers at Emmanuel African Methodist Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Twelve jurors deliberated for three hours and came to an unanimous decision to impose the death penalty. If there was any case […]

Consider The Double Standard

Last night four suspects in Chicago were arrested for allegedly kidnapping and torturing a white man with mental challenges. The kidnapping was posted to one of the alleged suspects Facebook live feeds before going viral. The man whose name hasn’t been released yet was said to be held hostage from 24-48 hours. This is a […]

Selective Humanity

I promised myself a while back that I would stop writing about the deaths of black men in the United States by law enforcement. It was no reason to beat a dead horse in my mind. I’m 24-years-old and I’m ok with the fact that this is life in the United States of America, it’s […]

We Didn’t Forget About the DNC Leaks

So Wikileaks is at it again, this time the journalist organization released 20,000 emails from the stolen servers of the Democratic National Committee . Now here’s the thing, while the wikileaks did at least expose some of the corruption in the Democratic Party (not a surprise) there wasn’t anything specific linked to Hillary Clinton’s campaign […]

Malcolm X Would Have Turned 91 Today

Today would have been the 91st birthday for the honorable el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz also known to many as Malcolm X. There’s so much to say about the impact Malcolm X has had on Civil Rights and the black community, and today on his birth date we remember the life of one of the great Americans […]