Just Because…

I still have a weakness for Black Beauty. Until Next Time…

11/8/11

On November 8, 2011, the world lost a Hip Hop Icon. Dwight Arrington Myers, better known as Heavy D. My family (my mom especially) was a huge fan of his music. So it’s only right that I pay my respects on this day. Labeled Hip Hop’s original overweight lover, Heavy D’s career began in high…

The Great Andamanese

Greetings Folks, I came across some very interesting information today, and I had to share it on this blog. Do you see the woman in the feature image of this post? Her name was Boa Sr. She was the last member of the Bo Tribe who happened to be the first descendants of early humans…

Words From The Wise: Professor James Small

“One is fully conscious when he or she is the results of having been informed and instructed by the experience of his or her ancestors and use that knowledge to master, understand and become able to create institutions that allow him or her to live in harmony with the rest of nature and the universe.”…

BLEXIT

Greetings All, For the past few months, I’ve been seeing the term BLEXIT trending on social media. Public figures like Kanye West and Candace Owens have helped popularize the word in the political arena, mainly to promote a “Black Exit” from the Democratic Party. But after doing some research, I’ve come to find out that…

Afrikan Insurrektion Muzik (A.I.M.)

In a previous post, I paid my respects to one of my favorite lyricists, Nas. Growing up in an era where commercialized Hip-Hop dominated the airwaves, conscious artists like him (along with a handful of others) really stood out to me. Their messages were necessary and, at times, they didn’t receive the same level of…

The HOOT All Natural

Greetings Everyone, Have you run out of cleaning supplies? You know, the kind that’ll leave your home smelling brand new? Well, I’ve found a company that offers a great product that’s affordable and safe. The HOOT All Natural The HOOT All Natural is a non-toxic, eco-friendly cleaning product that’s free of harmful chemicals, SLS, or…

Local Spotlight

Greetings Good People, Since election season is in full force, I wanted to continue spotlighting politicians who are making a difference throughout the country. There have been a lot of first-time success stories this year, and the one that has caught my attention the most took place in Massachusetts.┬áMeet Ayanna Pressley. Ayanna Pressley is the…

Rising Superstars

Greetings Folks, If you’ve been following this blog then you know that I’m a fan of the WWE. Wrestling tends to get a bad rep at times due to the stereotypes that surround the industry, but anyone who enjoys combat sports can’t deny the athleticism that goes into having a match. And since I’ve been…