Kanye West and the Illusion of Free Thought

Kanye has been on a tear this year. The rapper, once heralded for his wokeness, has aligned with Pres Trump in order to spark a conversation. At least that’s what he says. In the past 6 months, Ye has dropped some bombs on a black community that seemingly loves him. Loved him. However, he’s quickly falling…

100 Days War

President Trump has been in office for the first 100 days of his four-year term. Are we better off than when we started? No. Not yet anyway. I’m trying to give President Trump the benefit of the doubt. Not because I, in any way, agree with what he’s saying, but because the success of my…

The Legacy of President Barack Obama

The final chapter of the presidency of Barack H. Obama has been written. President Obama delivered his farwell address in his hometown of Chicago this past Tuesday night. He spoke with power, grace, and class. He was poised and articulate. The choked up as he praised his wife, Michelle. He was gushing as he spoke…

Campaign Season

The gong show that is the 2016 Presidential Election is almost over, and I couldn’t be happier. Unfortunately, the damage has been done. And it’s ugly. I have never seen as much vitriol in the American people as I’ve seen within the past year. Let me rephrase. I have never seen this much hate with my…

Why I am Going to Vote

If you’ve been paying any attention to the news, then you’ll know this is a presidential election year. Although nominees for the respective parties have not been announced (to my knowledge), candidates have announced their bid and debates are on-going. Truthfully, there is not one person running for President of the United States that has…