Forgotten Chapters

Never devote precious seconds of your life to being a forgotten chapter in someone else’s book. I say that because I am that forgotten,...

An Interview with Andre Owens...

From comic books to movies to shooting music videos, it is safe to say Andre Owens has done more than his fair share in the industry....

An Interview with Shad Gaspard...

Shad Gaspard is a professional wrestler and actor best known for being apart of the Tag-Team duo Cryme Tyme. Outside of the WWE, Shad has...

Under My Skin

For me, it feels like I do not need anyone to tell me or teach me about racism. There are those can do it, but not anyone. For me, a...

Israel Conflicts

The tragedy of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict is that both sides are not heard equally. The United States has been one of the biggest...

Stories That Need To Be Told

Stories of successful black people prove that they can rise even with the odds against them. An image of a successful minority is...

Reflection on Poverty

Poverty is something most people can't beat alone. Playspent.org is designed to give people a perspective about poverty that they can't...

A Case for Black Separatism...

I write this not only as an African American male, but as someone different as well. The experience hitherto described is one many...

Perceptions of Fair Portrayals

Perceptions of how racial issues are discussed in the news vary. Some institutions like The Guardian report that minority media...

Issues with Segregation...

Writing in journalism isn’t hard for everyone. It isn’t hard to write without biases, and it is not hard to diversify your writing staff....

Watching Serial...

Injustice in America is popular topic to focus on. Citizens suffer through indignities often enough that the failures of the judicial...

Bad Because I'm Black

White privilege is an interesting concept. Peggy McIntosh wrote an essay on white privilege that shows how white people perceive it....

Perspectives on Iran

Tehran Times vs. New York Times​ There are two sides to every story. The same can be said for the news, too. Iran and the United States...

Who Lives Here?

The United States is more divided than ever. The people divide themselves and maintain levels of concern about whether their culture is...