A Note to White America

  The crisis in Baltimore is an event that I’ve been trying to avoid as long as possible. It was not that I did not care about the struggle that African-Americans face in this country, nor was it because I felt that we as blacks were powerless to enact he change that we have been […]

Why You Need To Watch “12 Years a Slave”

British director Steve McQueen (not to be confused with the legendary American actor) has only released three feature films, but his latest 12 Years A Slave has all that it takes to become the artist’s magnum opus. McQueen’s films always center around men with big issues. He gave notoriety to the now-famous Michael Fassbender, starring […]

Little Girl Earns $30,000 from Lemonade Stand

8-year-old Vivienne Harr, from California, is a little girl on a mission. Her lemonade stand has earned a staggering amount of $30,000, but don’t come to the conclusion that she’s selling the best lemonade in the world. Harr is raising money for a non-profit organization called Not for Sale, which fights to end human trafficking […]