Tag: society

The New America

America. The land of the free and brave. The place other nations look upon with wonder and hope or rage and scorn. There is no other place in the world like it because we take pieces of other civilizations which predate ours and mix them together like a huge pot of gumbo. The University educational systems began in Africa. The… Read more →

Monifah Vs. The Criminal

Monifah Cater, star of TV One’s reality drama R&B Diva’s, recently wed her long-time girlfriend Terez in a beautiful ceremony that took place in Hawaii back in February. However, the pictures are just surfacing now to coincide with the show’s upcoming season finale. Personally, I think the pictures are beautiful because I’m all for love. I hope love comes and… Read more →

The Arrogance of Youth

There is no other time in our lives more special than our youth. It is when we are at our most pure and in some cases our most beautiful. We haven’t been exposed to many of the joys and ills that life has to offer as we are still experiencing the early part of the journey and forming who we… Read more →

You Can’t Escape It

Corporate America is the High School of adulthood. And I will tell you why. You have your jocks that frequent the gym and hit on every piece of pussy that comes their way. You have the mean girls who huddle around and gossip about everyone else, including each other. You have the weirdos who say inappropriate things at just the… Read more →

Things Can Change

On October 3 1995 a jury found OJ Simpson Not Guilty in the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ron Goldman. I went to a racially diverse high school (AKA we were the chocolate chips in the cookie dough) and I remember that classes were canceled due to a pipe bursting in the wee hours before the… Read more →

A Society of Punks

I hated high school. There is no other time in my life where I have felt so out of place and awkward. However, I’m glad I’m not in high school now because we live in a world where one’s social life has to be in tact both within society and online. Could you imagine being the nerdy kid with a… Read more →

Cyclical

“What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun.” Ecclesiastes 9:1 I never realized that these words came from the Bible but you know what, it makes absolute sense. Because a quote so timeless could only come from one of the oldest books in the history of the… Read more →