More Life & More Lessons to Apply to Your 4th Quarter

Earlier this year, Drake dropped the playlist More Life to keep our headphones and day parties bumpin’ all summer while he puts in work. As fall rolls in many of us are still vibing out to some of those hits. Each time he creates, he steps back to reflect, inspire and birth new genius. Some people begged … More More Life & More Lessons to Apply to Your 4th Quarter

Pulse Check on Healthcare: The Breakdown of All Your Healthcare Concerns

Trump’s campaign and victory in the 2016 presidential election highlighted deep divisions in our “united” states. One such division is over our country’s healthcare system. Should we follow the examples of countries like the UK, France, Canada, and Switzerland and push for a universal healthcare system? Or should we return to the “good old days” … More Pulse Check on Healthcare: The Breakdown of All Your Healthcare Concerns

The America We Know

“Not the America I know.” Because the America you know was founded on the basis of “religious” freedom? Because the America that you know is the land of the free and the home of the brave? Because you read somewhere, “Give me your tired, your poor…”? “Nations are not communities and never have been. The … More The America We Know

Dear Colin Kaepernick: All You Had To Do Was Play The Game, Boy

All you had to do was throw the ball, boy. We concealed this auction block well, didn’t we, boy? You didn’t know you were on sale, boy? Didn’t we tell you to just run, boy? Entertain us, boy. Win championships for us, boy. Stay in your place, boy. Don’t you dare get these other slaves, Black … More Dear Colin Kaepernick: All You Had To Do Was Play The Game, Boy

Say Their Names OUTLOUD: Media Silence on Police Brutality 2017

Last summer it felt as though every week the media was covering another story about an unarmed black person being killed by the police. Many of us wondered why the media was paying so much attention to this historic issue now, but found some sense of solace in seeing these tragedies get the coverage they … More Say Their Names OUTLOUD: Media Silence on Police Brutality 2017

A Blind Eye Toward Change: Confronting Teacher Brutality Inside the Classroom

I’m going to get to the point and be real: I’m struggling. I’m struggling with the fact that there are people who can justify police pulling a drive by on 12-year-old Tamir Rice, with absolutely no consequences. I’m struggling with the fact that we can send people to the moon, but we can’t get police … More A Blind Eye Toward Change: Confronting Teacher Brutality Inside the Classroom