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Throwback Thursday: Viral Poetry

The title of this blog almost seems like an oxymoron, right? But I’m not talking about poetry that goes viral like Kristen Stewart’s poem did when she published it Marie Claire… 508 more words


On Acceptance

I just noticed that an annual charge to my debit card to maintain my web address, so I guess i’ve been at this blogging thing for a year now. 313 more words


2am. Can't Sleep.

White people are continuously told that their voices need to be heard, that their demands need to be met, that their feelings matter, that their lives matter, that their experiences are fruitful and eternally valid. 450 more words


   Marginalization as commonly defined is primarily a social phenomenon by which a minority or sub-group of society is excluded, and their needs or desires are unjustly ignored. 1,726 more words


Unlearning lessons of injustice: The conscious decision of spelling AfriKa with a "K"

From birth, my parents wished and bestowed upon me blessings of wealth and prosperity through my name. 

I am Giramata. 

Born and raised in the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda- the heart of the fertile soils of Afrika.  1,851 more words

Opinion Pieces

Women and Public Policy in Minnesota

Government and politics do not necessarily uphold justice and equality. If you have picked up any history book in your lifetime, then you already know that. 1,121 more words


Obasanjo goes off the rails again, says Boko Haram have legitimate cause to kill fellow Nigerians

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo is back in the news and as per usual for the wrong reason. This time he has sparked  another outrage by telling the… 322 more words

Boko Haram