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Being Black v. Being A Woman

When I was in college, a friend and myself were educators of relationship and sexual violence prevention (RSVP) for our university.  As you can imagine, a group of educators for RSVP issues are full of activist and young people motivated by what I call ist-isms (think all things political and justice related).  742 more words

Growing Soul

Another 'I hate New York' rant, by Yours Truly

Looks serene up there in that pic, huh? Boy, are you gullible.

New Yorkers are supposed to be assholes. So goes the common mythos. Being a Long Islander, I’ve very often been on the receiving end of this asshattery…long ago the founding fathers of ratchetdome decided Long Island wasn’t the ‘real’ New York. 1,585 more words

Pop Culture

Jetsetting With the Queen. 

Back in early 2013 my then girlfriend and I went to Puerto Rico for our birthdays, which happened to be 7 days apart. The trip was fun and nice, but it had potential to be AMAZING. 1,004 more words

Lifestyle

What Are We Going To Do With The N-Word?

Conversations about the N-word can be tiresome. Should we say it? Can White people say it? Will it always have hurtful connotations attached to it? Is it… 727 more words

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What Are We Going To Do With The N-Word?

Conversations about the N-word can be tiresome. Should we say it? Can White people say it? Will it always have hurtful connotations attached to it? Is it… 760 more words

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What Are We Going To Do With The N-Word?

Conversations about the N-word can be tiresome. Should we say it? Can White people say it? Will it always have hurtful connotations attached to it? Is it… 760 more words

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What Are We Going To Do With The N-Word?

Conversations about the N-word can be tiresome. Should we say it? Can White people say it? Will it always have hurtful connotations attached to it? Is it… 760 more words

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