Black Panther: A Hidden Gem

Is Black Panther really for the culture? Some claim the film to be over-hyped, while others perceive it as a cultural movement. After all the hype and major suspense, leading up to the official premiere day of “Black Panther.” I finally bought my ticket (a few days later because the movie was sold out the…

According to America, not all are created equally 

I woke up this morning with a prayer in my heart and rapid thoughts running through my mind My black People this oppressive society was not made for us This society was not made to love us No matter how good we do and who we strive to be, we are always perceived as the…

Black Identity Crisis in America: How do you identify yourself?

Lately,one of the most controversial topics of discussion that has the black community uneasy is Raven Symone’s undermining of her cultural roots in her televised interview with Oprah Winfrey. The black community reacted in upheaval by expressing their frustration on various social sites. During the interview  Symone identified herself as being solely an American and…