Race and Terror.

This is NOT my America

  Race and Terror.   Watching the aftermath of Charlottesville has been rough. Hell, reliving that initial neo-Nazi rally through video segments, photos, and first-hand accounts is just as debilitating. Because no one ever wants to think that their country… their home… bore entitled racists […]

Let's Talk About Race.

Loud and Clear

  Photo Series: Let’s Talk About Race.     It’s true: a picture is worth a thousand words. And this recent photo series featured in O Magazine says quite a lot about the everyday instances in which we assign roles to particular racial groups in […]

Pulitzer Prize

Black Writers Matter

Pulitzer Prize. We need to acknowledge and applaud our nation’s creatives now more than ever. Because who knows what the state of the arts will be should Donald Trump’s ridiculous budget pass. The 2017 Pulitzer Prize winners, announced in New York City, April 10, recognized […]

Ashton Sanders Reflects.

Under the Moonlight

Ashton Sanders Reflects. Now that Moonlight has officially been declared this year’s Best Picture, I have all the more reason to continue hyping it up to those whose lives have yet to be touched by Barry Jenkins’s masterful drama. And that feeling is in no […]