• Is This What Self-Respect Looks Like?

    In #StayWoke

    One of the most debated topics in public high schools and middle schools across the country is the issue of an established dress code. Some schools enforce lenient dress codes, others may have stricter dress codes and some may go so far as to require a mandatory uniform. Northern Guilford High...

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  • HB2: The Discriminatory, Unchristian House Bill

    In #StayWoke

    By this point in time, I am sure that nearly everyone in North Carolina, and many people across the country and the entire world have heard of NC’s new house bill, HB2, or “The Bathroom Bill”. After seeing many opinions on both Facebook and Twitter, ignorant and otherwise, I...

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  • Black History Month

    In #StayWoke

    Happy Black History Month, everyone! I will be sharing facts each day about the wonderful accomplishments black people have made, such as that hair brush you use every day or the A/C unit that you blast cold air from every summer. Make sure you come back to this same page to read about what person...

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August 12, 2016

Is This What Self-Respect Looks Like?

One of the most debated topics in public high schools and middle schools across the country is the issue of an established dress...

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#StayWoke

April 28, 2016

HB2: The Discriminatory, Unchristian House Bill

By this point in time, I am sure that nearly everyone in North Carolina, and many people across the country and the entire world...

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February 2, 2016

Black History Month

Happy Black History Month, everyone! I will be sharing facts each day about the wonderful accomplishments black people have made,...

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January 18, 2016

Leaving a Legacy

Today is the day that we celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. His achievements are innumerable and he is often quoted when...

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December 23, 2015

“You Sound So White”

You talk just like a white person. You don’t talk black. You’re like an inside out Oreo. These are things that I’ve heard...

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December 18, 2015

Daniel Holtzclaw and Mainstream Media

     Prior to the verdict, FOX was almost silent, CNN and NBC had briefly mentioned it. I’m talking about Daniel Holztclaw,...

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November 18, 2015

Welcome to America

     Since the unfortunate attacks on Paris this past weekend, there has been a lot of discussion about ISIS and Syrian...

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October 27, 2015

My Culture is NOT a Costume

  The Halloween season is just around the corner, and I wanted to remind everyone of how to avoid cultural appropriation...

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October 9, 2015

The Right to Bear Arms

On October 1st, 2015, there was another mass shooting in America. This time it was at the Umpqua Community College in Rosenburg,...

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September 28, 2015

Why I’m Tired of #AllLivesMatter

If you’re on Twitter, Facebook, or any form of social media really, then I’m sure you’ve heard of the...

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