Sunday, July 22, 2018

Movie Review: The Dark Tower

I waited until it came on TV before watching The Dark Tower. Not because I have anything against the movie. In fact, I’ve never...

Why writers love National Library Week

When DJ Khaled made the lyrical announcement that he wasn’t really checkin for “No New Friends” I happily sang along in agreeance. Deciding my...

26 Things to Learn: Black Privilege.♡

Yay! So today marks the first book I've fully read & finished in 2018. It might sound minor, but this is a major accomplishment for...
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Vogue Magazine Features the Women of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

In celebration of the magazine's 125 year anniversary, Vogue Magazine features the women of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority; the nation's first African-American sorority. ...
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What’s Next for the Obamas? Projects Include The Obama Presidential Center

The Obamas announced one of their first major projects as private citizens after leaving the White House: The Obama Presidential Center. The center will be...
UNION LEAGUE CLUB - HIDDEN FIGURES

How Race, Intent & Other #HiddenFigures Became a Cautionary Tale at Chicago’s Prestigious Union...

There is a painting called Intent off the main lobby of Chicago's Union League Club, which I like a great deal. It's by Rene...

Capture Your Style Book Review

If you follow Song of Style like I do, you know her long awaited book, Capture Your Style is out and many, many, many...

Why You Should Not Leave America If Trump-Dog Billionaire Wins the White House

A few days ago, I found myself in a classroom with a millennial student of intentionally ambiguous gender, who said, “If Donald Trump becomes...

An Adventure In A Caucus State

Yesterday I experienced going through a Caucus election. Now for those of you who don't understand how it works, the best thing that I...

Spring Valley High and the Criminalization of Black Youth

orginal version published at racetowealth.net on 10/28/15 Yet another video of aggressive policing has gone viral, this one capturing a white police officer grabbing a seated, black,...