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Bigger Than A Headwrap.

The students and their parents in Durham, North Carolina are standing together in protest for the right to celebrate their culture. Several students who attend Durham’s School of Creative Studies were told by Principle Renee Price that they had to remov ...

Top 5 Greatest Agents in Music.

Ever wondered who has been the best at making deals in the music industry? Some artists have average or even inferior deals with record companies and therefore don’t make the money that could make had they hired better managers, agents, and representati ...

Why Some People Fail and Others Succeed.

I, like most Americans, work. I work hard, I feel. I dedicate 8 hours a day, 5 days a week (at minimum) to my employment, making great efforts towards ensuring projects I complete are exceptional and company goals are achieved. I’ve held a couple of job ...

I Can’t Breathe… For Different Reasons.

In the aftermath of the shooting death of unarmed Mike Brown in Ferguson, MO and the chokehold death of unarmed Eric Garner in New York, NY, many have been enraged that justice was not being served with regard to punishing the individuals who were respons ...

400 Years a Slave.

So I had no intentions on writing an article today. However, I was up late last night watching 12 Years a Slave. If you have ever seen it, you can imagine how enraged I became. Some things are better said than just felt. After watching this movie, I reali ...

The Ubiquity of Racism in Dating.

The Sterling saga continues. Yesterday, Donald Sterling, former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, announced that he intends to sue the NBA for $1 billion. This of course came after the wake of his racist remarks that got him banned from the league in the ...

What’s in a Name?.

The names that parents come up with for their children these days seem to increasingly stranger and stranger.  Jayden, Kayden, and Jaylen seem to be the most popular unusual names; names of unique combinations, interesting origin, and profound meaning se ...