Why I’m Tired of White Evil

I just...I'm so tired of white evil. Its brilliance, its calculation, its inadequate, inconsiderate reasoning. I'm tired of it all. To oppress and criminalize people of color and consistently get away with it is so frustrating. They've controlled the narrative and controlled the pattern of the way in which we live. They hide their hands after …

Single Solace: For The Queens

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The day winds down. You watch the sun set. All of your responsibilities are taken care of. You finish your fav show on #Netflix. You're brewing your favorite tea and preparing for a peaceful sleep. Then, it hits you...you're single. You start having the hate-sleeping-alone feeling and begin entertaining thoughts like, "Why don't I have a man? If …

Spiritual Conformists?

Whenever something becomes hype and "poppin" many people think that they have to either imitate it, buy in to it or hop on the bandwagon. Listen, don't always believe the hype. The new wave of fascination with spirituality is no exception to this rule. Many people are using spirituality as the new religion; defining boundaries, …

LimitlessQUEENS: Trailblazer in Education

What is your name, where are you from and how has your background shaped the way you pursue your goals? My name is Vanessa Pierre. I’m from North Miami, Florida. My background has shaped the way I pursue my goals. My parents have always instilled in their children, all my brothers and sisters, that we …

Hidden Agenda Behind Police Brutality?

At this point, most of you have noticed the wave of police brutality has become a part of our reality. You're carrying on in your regular, fast-paced, daily grind. Trying to be a successful person in a rigged and oppressive system. Buying black. Drinking water and eating yo greens. Maintaining your spirituality. Trying your best …

Self-Development Part 3: Acknowledgement and Application

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BEFORE you read any of this it is imperative that you read Part 1 and 2 of the Self-Development series. You cannot start at acknowledgement if you haven't considered how your mindset and environment are affecting your life experiences. Take this time to check out both articles. Self-Development Part 1: Mindset Self-Development Part 2: Environment …

AFROPUNK 2016

I was free to do, say and feel how the fuck I wanted! #AFROPUNK2016 was LIT! Shid, lit is an understatement. There was so much diversity in culture, style, music and just BEING. It was literally, a VISUAL ORGASM. I saw so much amazing people and was immersed in a subculture that defied norms, boxes, …