Artist Spotlight

I’ve been vibing to some new music lately, and I want to start highlighting some of these talented artists. So Honest Media would like to shine a light on Kwoat. Kwoat is a Hip Hop artist, songwriter, and entrepreneur from Brooklyn, New York. He self-identifies as an “outer-world hybrid rapper” whose sound is a fusion…

Senegal Renames Slave Post

Greetings All, There’s some interesting news coming out of Senegal that I had to share. The following information is from Africa News. Goree, a Senegal island that’s closely linked to the slave trade, is renaming one of its main squares in response to the racial violence happening throughout the world. Europe Square will now be…

Book Review

Greetings Folks, I just finished reading The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, and I wanted to share my thoughts. In 1924, two years after the advisory committee had published its first manual and model zoning ordinance, the association followed up by adopting a code of ethics that included this warning:…

Africa for the Africans

In a previous post, I highlighted The Black Star Repatriation & Pan-African Community that’s being built in Gyaahadze, Ghana. The founder, Bomani Tyehimba, recently did a Livestream explaining how to invest in the project. So it’s only right that I share this update with you all. If you’d like to discuss any of the following…

Debate to Rename “Bloody Sunday” Bridge Sparks Criticism

Discourse surrounding the renaming of Selma, Alabama’s “Bloody Sunday” bridge, has started a kerfuffle amongst many. The following information comes from AP News. Named after a Confederate general and alleged Ku Klux Klan leader, the Edmund Pettus Bridge has become a landmark symbol for the Civil Rights Movement. With the nationwide protests and discussions on…

Protect Your Dream!

This scene from the 2006 film The Pursuit of Happyness spoke volumes then and resonates with me now more than ever. Some of the biggest naysayers are the people who don’t have the motivation or discipline to pursue their own dreams, so they spend their days discouraging others from pursuing theirs. Even though they’re there…

Zula Essentials

Greetings Everyone, I was introduced to a wellness brand for women that I had to spotlight. Zula Essentials Zula Essentials is a wellness brand that helps women live a more harmonious lifestyle. Using hemp-based CBD (cannabidiol), Zula Essential’s oil and gummies can help with anxiety and inflammatory issues. Carla Joseph, founder and certified nurse practitioner,…

COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Begin in South Africa and Brazil

I’m going to keep my personal views on the coronavirus vaccine to myself, at least until I’ve done more research. In the meantime, here’s a news update that I found interesting. The following information comes from Clinical Trials Arena. Clinical trials to assess the COVID-19 vaccine candidate, ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 (AZD1222), has begun in South Africa…

#WCW

It’s Wednesday, and what better way to kick off the day than with a beautiful woman. Today’s WCW (Woman Crush Wednesday) goes to Tracey Cherelle Jones. Tracey Cherelle Jones is an actress, writer, designer, and TV personality who’s best known for her role in Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice…

Stolen African Artifacts Put Up For Sale

It’s no secret that Africa has tried to get all of her looted artifacts back for years. Well, some recent news has made things even more problematic. The following information comes from Quartz Africa. Thousands of stolen African artifacts currently reside in European and British museums and institutions. And Christie’s, a British auction house, recently…

The Aboriginals of Australia

Greetings All, I was browsing the Elders and Ancestors’ Instagram page, when I came across the following photo. Those are some of the Aboriginal Australians, at Wyndham prison, in the early 1900s. As disturbing as this image is it prompted me to do further research on the indigenous inhabitants of Australia who are often hidden….

Words From The Wise: Joshua Maponga

“Believing is worth nothing. Believing is just a bucket of dogma; it does not change the price of bread. Show me what you do with your beliefs, then I’ll tell you if it is practical or not. Believing in the trinity does not add to your days, does not put bread on your neighbor’s table,…