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Roxane! Roxane! Hunger Book Review

Hunger! I couldn’t wait to read this book. Ever since I read “Bad Feminist” I’ve been waiting. I was hoping to read how or what lead 12-year-old Roxane into a bad situation. Ever since she mentioned that she was raped by a ‘congress’ of baboon she called boys. In “Hunger,” […]


“Bootsy” Collins and Basquiat, young black geniuses.

“Bootsy” Collins Vs. Jean-Michele Basquiat DEVELOPMENT Robert Hughes Insightful commentary on Basquiat had me thinking a lot. I especially liked what he said, “For the very nature of Basquiat’s success forced him to repeat himself without a chance of development.” And that rings true; Basquiat works’ are brilliant, although they […]


My First Trip to West Africa: Sierra Leone, Freetown, Kono

AFRICA I always wanted to go to Africa. Like most Afro-Americans, I grew up in an environment idolizing everything, Africa. Once I got there, I realize I Knew nothing about Africa. My maternal grandmother made it clear that everything Africa is best. Granny did not, however, spend time disparaging the […]

My First Trip to Africa

Poverty, Inc

Poverty, Inc. is an excellent documentary. Directed by Michael Matheson Miller, it explores some of the inner workings of foreign aid, as well as some of the unintended consequences that come from it: A system that creates wealth for a few NGO’s by creating a living from poverty, although unintentionally. […]


KILLING KENNEDY

The crucible Why killing Kennedy is a tried and tested American story of power and obfuscation. The heat is intense. You have to wear a shield to keep it from stinging your face. The red is beautiful, bright, inviting. It’s a sight that ‘s hard to ignore like a sunrise, […]

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bell hooks, whose booty is this?

bell hooks, whose booty is this? from mpalacioart on Vimeo. Who is bell hooks Bell Hooks, if you don’t know who she is you should. Her writings cover topics containing: art, sex, lots of pussy and booty, dicks, abuse, gender, race, patriarchy, capitalism, and all contemporary culture. Especially from the […]


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MICHELE WALLACE THE BLACK MACHO SUPERWOMAN REVOLUTION 3

THE BLACK MAN’S REVOLUTION Looking back with  MICHEL WALLACE’S brilliant book “Black Macho and the Myth of the Superwoman.”   BE YOURSELF Black man designation, what does it means to be yourself? Sounds like an easy thing to do, but in reality, it’s a lot harder than it sounds. It’s […]