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muddled free verse no. 1

i am so, so, so, so, so tired. not sleepy, almost passing out tired but tired in the way that makes you feel heavy in the heart and soul as well as the body. 29 more words


Black Faced Nina Simone

There are well over 50 African American actresses on the big screen and fed into your television via Netflix, Hulu, and a host of other streaming services. 932 more words


Isaiah Thomas Is Not Our Guy

With January 2017 slowly becoming a memory we inch closer to one of the best times in NBA season, the NBA All- Star festivities. This year promises to be full of new faces dominating the score board and gobbling up rebounds with Karl Anthony Towns still looking like a legend in a young mans body, Joel Embiid making us all believe in “The Process”, and Giannis Antetokounmpo changing what everyone thinks a point guard looks like. 706 more words


Sunday Salutations | [OP]: Spell

Good Afternoon everyone! I hope everyone had another great week.  It was a bit of a warm week for us here in the Bay Area this weekend. 756 more words


​New Nigeria Needs New Nigerians By Simon Kolawole 

New Nigeria Needs New Nigerians

By Simon Kolawole

In a “side bar” article I wrote years ago, I noted that the then central bank governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, was still signing the naira as “Charles Soludo” and joked that I would not spend the Nigerian currency again until he did the needful. 1,915 more words

black. woman. muslim.

my skin will not be scandalized

the revolution will be televised

to showcase the displacement of a million lives

and broadcast the deaths of a million minds… 289 more words