Living While Black: We Need The Black Panther Party !

When I woke up today, I woke up to Dylann Roof was safely taken into custody after shooting up the historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. He was arrested in North Carolina about 245 miles from the scene after someone called saying they noticed the car in pictures that police blasted to the public asking for help to catch this man. It’s really sad that we, black people, can’t catch a break. We have all odds against us. We can’t go swimming or go to church without being killed or harassed. To be completely honest, we are living…

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My Texas Black Expo Experience !

So I was able to experience the Texas Black Expo this past weekend for the first time! The expo is one of Texas’ largest African-American trade show that happens every year. I’m not sure why I never heard of this but it was definitely a cool networking opportunity. I went there for the workshops that they offered that really helped me! The events I went to were “Building a Career in Entertainment” that was hosted by The Breakfast Club’s, DJ Envy, an entertainment lawyer, and Bo Money the program director of Houston’s 93.7 The Beat and Diva Dialogues with Devi…

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#APieceOfBurger: Another News Fool

#APieceofBurger hit the internet last week afternoon after Courtney Barnes was interviewed by news stations about a car accident in Mississippi. His green hair, nails to match, and great story telling imagery landed him to go viral in a short amount of time. Being extra, having the most going on with his outer appearance, and of course being super dramatic caused his fame all over social media. This isn’t the first time when we’ve had people negatively exploited on the news and it becomes a joke to the masses. Remember Antione Dodson ‘Hide Ya Kids Hide Ya Wive”, Sweet Georgia Brown ‘Ain’t…

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