A Couple Of Reasons To Applaud Mankind

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There are so many horrendous things that we hear on the news, from the shootings to explosions, you name it, the news has been so awful lately. It almost seems as if the news tries to out do itself every single night. The things that happen today are almost normal—a few decades ago a lot […]

Why the “I’m a Girl” Campaign Rocks

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Mayor Bloomberg recently launched a campaign called “I’m a girl” targeted for girls 7-12 years old that gives positive affirmations of body image and self esteem. The ads are currently all over NYC subways and buses and they primarily boast messages that young girls should love themselves the way they are.   Personally, I wish […]

#PrayForBoston

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It’s hard to believe this foolishness keeps happening. Heavy heart. Heavy mind. I can’t say that I understand how hard marathoners work to get to that place but I admire it tremendously. 26.2 is a long long way to go. It is art, a masterpiece really. Tragedies have no place in such events. Yet, tragedies […]

Shoutout to Beyonce

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  As I watched ms Beyonce enter the inauguration ceremony, I couldn’t help but reflect on how excited and proud I am I her. With so many women out there acting the fool and representing black women in a negative way, Beyonce never has given us a bad day (or a bad performance). It’s obvious […]