Where do I start? Actually, I know where: THIS IS MY BODY! DON'T LIKE IT? OH WELL! Since when was it okay for men to delegate jurisdiction over a womb that doesn't belong to them? With the exception of some Transgender men, cisgender men do not have to endure the mental, physical, and emotional trauma… Continue reading Don’t Like It? Oh Well!
Baby Mama - noun Slang: Often Disparaging and Offensive. ¹the biological mother of a man's child, not married to the child's father and usually not in a relationship with him. The minute someone finds out you have a child the stereotypes start flooding the place. You're no longer looked at as a MOTHER but a Baby Mama; The woman who can't seem to let go of her baby daddy. The woman who's always angry because… Continue reading Bitch, I’m Not Bitter… I’m Frustrated
Birth control has become so widely available for women, and it has been used not only to prevent pregnancy, but as an antidepressant, acne treatment, to help lessen period cramps or bleeding, and probably a ton of other things I don't know about. I've used almost every birth control under the sun: the pill, the… Continue reading How Birth Control Changed My Life
Tekashi69 over the last year or two has been telling grown men to check his gangster and to suck his dick. My grandmother used to always say pay attention to what I say, because I may speak it into existence. But boy oh boy Tekashi, seems like you may be getting that wish. So, let… Continue reading State of Hip-Hop: Tekashi Can’t Sit With Us
Why do some Black men equate masculinity to violence, danger, and lack of emotion? Why is it so important for these men to assert their masculinity in every situation? Unlike other races, Black masculinity is like no other. In defining Black masculinity, you must look at the stereotypical images of the Black man portrayed in… Continue reading How Social Conditioning Created a Culture of Toxic Hyper-Masculinity
This is something that has always bothered me about black people, or at least people in poorer communities. “NO SNITCHING!” I have always thought this was the most ignorant thing you can say. If you see someone getting jumped, you better not say anything. If a girl gets raped, “oh hey that’s fucked up, but… Continue reading Snitching, Police Officers and Taking Back Being Black
Earlier this month, Quavo (1/3 of the Migos) released his debut studio album, Quavo Huncho. There is no denying that this album is garbage. I am a huge Migos fan, so I naturally listened to Quavo's new album to see how it came out. And let's just say it came out exactly how I expected it… Continue reading 5 Reasons Quavo’s Debut Album is Trash
The Boyfriend Series is a new series I have created that was inspired by one of my best friends. I decided to open up and discuss my dating history throughout the last ten years (ages 14 to 24). I haven't always made the smartest decisions, but through each post I want to describe the situations… Continue reading The Boyfriend Series: The Introduction