In a world of evident injustice it’s sad when you wake up early to see so many people of color who look just like you constantly and consistently brutally murdered for just being caught at the wrong place at the wrong time… or shall I be honest being caught in the wrong place while being the wrong COLOR.
I turned on the news this morning to this story and I just had to give my commentary. The gist of it is this apparently at West Point Military Academy when you are getting ready to graduate you pose for a class photo. Like previous cadets before them these young African American female cadets got together for their photo and this was the result.
You may remember Amandla Stenberg from her role as “Rue” in The Hunger Games. This beautiful Black actress is more than just a pretty face. She is 16 now and she has stuff to say. When it comes to breaking down her thoughts on how she perceives race, culture & society there is really no … Read moreAmandla Stenberg: Don’t Cash Crop My Cornrows
The 3rd Annual Women Entrepreneurs Rock Conference (#WeRock2014) is coming up soon and the co founders Melisa Alaba and Edeline Francois want you to see who they are and what this conference is all about! There will be a Google Hangout on Tuesday, October 7th at 7pm EST. I will be your host and I … Read moreThe Ladies of Women Entrepreneurs Rock Conference(#WERock2014) – Google Hangout!