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Jamila’s Joints
February 7, 2012, 2 Comments

Check out our new segment "Jamila's Joints", and read a review on something intriguing around the city!

The Ascendancy of Black America (Part Four of Four)
September 26, 2011, Comments Off

The finale in a four-part series.

Fellas, Lets Talk.
August 25, 2010, 10 Comments

Fellas, we need to talk. Although we live in a time where women believe in equality by no means does that imply you can ...

Black Is
There’s Always a Victim
August 7, 2010, Comments Off

The other day I was in my Spanish class and my teacher told us a story of something that happened to her when she was in ...

Black Is
It Still Takes A Village to Raise A Child
July 25, 2010, Comments Off

Recently I was going through my timeline on Twitter and a friend retweeted this tweet: “We as men are quick to call wo ...

Drake is… a fraud?!
July 17, 2010, 1 Comment

Watch this video: Now ponder this question: Does Drake lose credibility as an artist because he’s unable to freest ...

Black Is
Black is Undefeated.
July 4, 2010, Comments Off

It is important to understand while we have to dig the image of being black from under the pile of dog shit it’s burie ...

Black Is
Interests vs. Enhancements (Part I)
June 28, 2010, Comments Off

With so many people, places and things vying for our attention, we’ve got to make calculated choices.  “How shoul ...

A Fight at the Beach
June 15, 2010, Comments Off

I recently turned 19 and in celebration I had a bonfire at Dockweiler beach. About 15 of my closest friends came to cele ...

Black Is… What I Say it Is.
June 13, 2010, 1 Comment

Black is a part of my culture. I am multiracial; both my parents are mixed with black. Mom is black, white and hispanic. ...