Ice cream sales rising

Ever sinceĀ the death of Freddie Gray in 2015, Baltimore has been under the American spotlight as one of the main examples of socioeconomic inequality in the United States. Freddie Gray’s death was a result of injuries to the neck and spine from police vehicle transportation after being arrested for possessing an illegal switchblade. This is […]

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Nationalism

What’s currently happening in this world??????????? Much like the Brexit and Trump nationalist movements, there is an anti-immigration movement going on in France. Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far right leader Marine Le Pen are facing off in an unexpected final round of the France’s presidential race. Based on how countries have been thinking as […]

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Trump’s Violent Rhetoric

Back in Trump’s presidential nominee days, he held rallies like any presidential nominee does before the presidential election. Unlike most of our brief history’s presidential nominees, Trump created such an outrage in his own supporters’ brains that he more-or-less caused violence during his rallies. During one of these violent instances in Louisville, Kentucky, peaceful protester […]

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Politics and Rap

It was pretty easy to assume that Joey Bada$$’s new album was going to politically charged. His singles that preceded the album were pretty political, and the Brooklyn rapper has always had a bit of a political history, rapping about police brutality and growing up as a young black man in a white world. Speaking […]

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Who’s Right? Jackson vs. Kaluuya

Should British Black people be given film roles representing African Americans? Samuel L. Jackson doesn’t believe so. Recently, Jackson made some comments on Hot 97 radio that turned heads. He feels that African Americans and British Blacks have not experienced the same histories, so it does not make sense to have British Blacks getting roles […]

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Ignorance is NOT Bliss

It’s amazing how ignorant our White House is about the history of the country in which they were born and raised and now represent. The Trump administration is shameful, but they have no shame. TheseĀ are just the tip of the iceberg. Ben Carson is the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. Interesting that he is […]

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