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When Advertising "Misses the Mark"

By: Cali Magdaleno

Editor: Divya Thirunagari

At this point in time, it’s pretty hard to deny that the media we consume can potentially affect our viewpoints and the culture we live in.   357 more words

The Importance of Human Life

Darryl A. Chamberlain is one of my most politically vocal Facebook friends. In light of the latest reprioritization of resources and quality of life by the Trump administration, he shared this simple, yet moving post: 111 more words


Elephants don't forget

Yesterday, the Trump administration reversed the decision prohibiting The importation of African elephant trophy products( heads, tusks, feet, skin, etc….). The move was hailed by hunting groups and protested by animal rights groups. 207 more words


The Power of Being Black

I just want black people to understand the power that they possess in their hands. A power to change the way that human beings perceive themselves and others. 249 more words

Social Issues

DJ Lady Luck Presents... Nneka

Goooooooooooooooood Wednesday and start of October to all my peeps and hipsters out there!

It’s your favorite ethnomusicologist, DJ Lady Luck, bringing you fresh tunes from right here and around the globe – all with the purpose of inspiring your mid-week workday, as well as those in the month ahead! 501 more words


Adopting a Cause~Fighting Hunger in our Midst

People need to become more connected to where they live…It’s good to make a difference locally. -Poet, memoirist, and fellow blogger Luanne Castle

Luanne is absolutely right. 504 more words


A good example

If you’re lucky, you have people around you that are good spirits, good Americans, good human beings.

We are all fortunate to have such a person in our lives in Jimmy Carter, the 92-year-old former president of the United States. 103 more words