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Protecting Children During the Holidays

The holiday season–hopefully–brings cheer, music, fun, parties, and goodwill.  But we’re actually more vulnerable during this time because we tend to let our guards down and presume that others have to. 890 more words

Black Parenting : Agents Of White Supremacy.

Over the course of a few days I watched a conversation revolve around a video(still circulating after a year) of a black child having a melt down in a barber shop.  381 more words

Should North American Blacks be more elitist?

One of the experiences that often makes being “Black” so lonely is the fact that dissention seems to be everywhere. We are at risk of being discriminated against by “White” people  1,902 more words

Living on the Edge

This weekend I finally got to go to Afropunk and… bitch.

The line up was fire.

The melanin was fire.

The atmosphere was on fire – it was hot af but myself and my main man Reuben (@fromthedeskofreuben) kept it fresh and funky and had a blast. 180 more words


Abyssinia Restaurant-Menu 

Habari Gani to all my people in the blogosphere. I will not get chatty patty with you today. Syke, I will, but only for a hot trillisecond. 74 more words

Side Bar 8-16-17 Rochester, N.Y.

Magic City, Club NV, LJ’s Bar & Grill,Venu Resto Lounge, Liquid, Volcano, Ruby Hall, CJ’s Southern Soul, Mingles and the list infinitely persists. Just to name a few. 308 more words