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All I Do Is Win w/Rapper & Mixtape Cypher Winner Que

“Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.” -Vince Lombardi Like it or not, the world thrives on competition. We all have an inherent desire to be the best in the world at what we do. Our desire to be at the top of our field is the fuel that moves and...

Domestic Violence and Abuse in Black America

Ah, it wasn’t that long ago that MSNBC’s Toure got in some deep muckety-muck for using the words “The power of whiteness,” in response to a transgender “Jewish” female who said that her ancestors survived the Holocaust, came to...

8 Tips for Reducing the Stress of Student Life

No matter whether you’re learning in a traditional or online classroom, there are ways to combat the stress of being a student. With that being said, here are eight tips for reducing the stress of student life. Sleep So You Can Study You need a restful seven and a...

9 Year Old Children Smoking Weed is Part of Black Culture

Interesting that Steven A. Smith found himself in hot water for poor word choice while basically articulating something that most of us agree with (it’s not okay for women to hit or antagonize men just like it’s not okay for men to EVER hit or antagonize...

Black Violin: Dynamic Duo on Strings Finds Salvation in Music

Wil (Wilner) Baptiste said that he and his partner, Kevin Sylvester, came into their career as violinists in different ways. “Kevin used to get in trouble in school and his mother forced him to take a Saturday music class, which is where he learned to play, but...

Where do the ‘Monolithic’ We Go from Here?

It’s been interesting. To say the least. In the past few months, many of us Black folk throughout America have proudly managed to go on to mainstream social media, like Facebook and others, and shut down quite a few white racist operative “Tea...

“More Than A Mother” Emotional Incest In Black Culture

  Hello UI. Again the spirit of Tooth is upon me and I feel the need to speak to the UI world. This post is more informational and anything else. However, it’s an awareness that needs to be in our realm of thought. He see and indulge in the ratchet pictures of...

Black Men & The Rape Culture: You Set the Face of the Future

“No longer will it be said in Jerusalem that the parents eat the sour grapes and the children’s teeth are set on edge.” (Jeremiah 31:29) Generational curses are prevalent in the Black community and have been since nearly the beginning of time. Rape...

PTSS: 10 Keys to Understanding Black Mental Health

Definition: Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing (P.T.S.S.) is a 2005 book by Joy DeGruy which describes a set of historical and transgenerational behaviors, beliefs and actions associated with or, related to...

Success By Any Means Necessary w /Author Michelle Roberts

“We declare our right on this earth…to be a human being, to be respected as a human being, to be given the rights of a human being in this society, on this earth, in this day, which we intend to bring into existence by any means necessary.” -Malcolm X “Limiting...

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