Tupac was one of the music world’s most influential artists who inspired many musicians, especially rappers. One could say he was regarded as a “hero” to some of them, but even a hero has heroes of their own. And like everyone else, they go through a lot after learning what happens when their heroes fall. […]Read More When Ure Hero Falls: How Tupac’s Poem Reflects Modern Times More Than Ever
I always say that hatred and fear are not empowering emotions. Though they may motivate people to do what they believe is right, they also influence people to commit heinous acts if they’re embraced. Such has always been the case with hate groups and individuals who breathe fear and hate. In a few days alone, […]Read More A Convicted Neo-Nazi, a Racist EMT, a Travesty of Justice Against An Abused Woman
Dr. Terence Fitzgerald wrote a piece on Racism Review about his thoughts about the Me Too movement. Today, the energy and power derived from the anger and frustration over sexual assault and harassment has generated a long overdue spotlight on a sexist system that creates and supports the injustice women have long endured, on the […]Read More The Racial Issue With “Me Too” and “Believe Her” We Need To Talk About
During the Brett Kavanaugh hearing, a brave woman, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, testified that she was raped by the now-confirmed Supreme Court Justice. She had many supporters, including those who backed her statements and two other women who were victims of Kavanaugh back in the day. On the other hand, Kavanaugh had supporters as well, […]Read More Quick Thoughts: The Thing About Being a Victim
From CNBC: Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in on Saturday as the 114th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, after the Senate voted largely along party lines to confirm his nomination amid an emotional, weeks-long debate characterized by explosive allegations of sexual assault. With one senator voting present, Kavanaugh officially ascended to the nation’s highest court, […]Read More Kavanaugh Sworn In: Your Thoughts
From AJC: Due process. That is what President Donald Trump is calling for as he struggles to get the flailing Brett Kavanaugh appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court despite a chorus of allegations against him for excessive drinking, bullying and sexual assault. “It’s a very scary time for young men in America when you can […]Read More Donald Trump, Brett Kavanaugh & the Central Park Five
The following is based on information from the New York Times: Who is Brett Kavanaugh? He’s a judge of the United States Court of Appeals For the District of Columbia Circuit that was chosen by Donald Trump to have a seat in the Supreme Court replacing Justice Anthony Kennedy. Of course, him being chosen by […]Read More Brett Kavanaugh: Who Is He & Why Is He Under Scrutiny?