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L.A. Judge Rules Against Donald Sterling, Clippers to be Sold

Dear CCN readers,

Earlier this afternoon in Los Angeles a judge ruled against Donald Sterling in his lawsuit to retain ownership of the L.A. Clippers. As a result of the court ruling, the team may now be officially sold. 159 more words

Love Matters

Smoking as a act of revolt

Most people identify me on campus as the Indian girl with the pixie hair-cut and smoking. Usually smoking, finding a lighter, procuring cigarettes from someone else or looking sullen because I don’t have a smoke in hand (student poverty is a real phenomenon). 671 more words

Gender Parity

Why Being Black In America Is The New Death Sentence?

I kept hearing about a man named Eric Garner, I didn’t know of his story but I knew his name will reign nationally among with those who came before him. 511 more words

Politics

On the Israel-Palestine Conflict and Always Misunderstood

I am a bit flustered with being misunderstood.  This is not a political blog, because in general I would rather keep my politics to myself-ish.  This is especially true when it comes to the Palestinian issue.  949 more words

Personal Reflections

Labels, and why I'm tired of them.

All you have to do is put a label on somebody. And then you don’t have to deal with the physical fact. You don’t have to wonder if they are waiting for the Easter bunny or love Christmas, or, you know, love their parents and hate small kids and are fearful of dogs.

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Gender Parity

Immersion in the pointless

So. Being the reflective person I am (also, I’m scrounging around for pieces to upload to this blog so it looks less sad), I found this gem. 413 more words

Musings + Ramblings

A Woman's Cry, A Brothas Prayer

When a mother raises her son to be all he can should she blame herself for his own mistakes or realize as much as he is her child he is his own man? 526 more words

Random Thoughts