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I don't have very many memories of my childhood. One of the few things I seem to remember very vividly are the colors and Afro-pride culture of the early 90's. Black people everywhere were rocking their Afro's and braids unapologetically, symbols of black unity alongside the colors of the African flag were all over clothes, … Continue reading Trending Black

Hollywood’s New Favorite Trope: The “Go High” Black Woman AKA “The Bonnie” — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

Source: Jeff Kravitz / Getty Like many Black people, I’ve learned to turn off my Black brain when I watch white shows. I usually fail, but I’ve trained myself to try. Like when I watch Ozark, I know not to expect any Black people whatsoever. And in the past month when I chose to binge… via … Continue reading Hollywood’s New Favorite Trope: The “Go High” Black Woman AKA “The Bonnie” — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

How did we get there?

I read an article about an episode of gun violence that took place right here in Houston. 4 shot in Southwest Houston during fight over cellphone Photo courtesy of KPRC click2houston.com Looks like one woman took another woman's phone and told her she'd have to fight to get it back. Somehow some men got involved … Continue reading How did we get there?

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Warning: This post will be discussing race. If you are sensitive to the topic or can not handle reading about someone else's experience without feeling personally attacked, this is not for you. I repeat, this is my experience, not an attack on any person. Like so many people, I quit my last job because of … Continue reading Target practice