Hidden Gems, Press Releases

Pair of Newcomers Join Cast of Alonge Hawes’s Black On Both Sides

As the second season of Alonge Hawes’s award winning drama series ‘Black On Both Sides’ gears up to premiere on October 12th, news of casting additions have been announced by Seeka.tv. Booked for the second season are Antonio Kanonu (Killer Couples) and Alexander Patterson (Darian Blue) who will join the cast as series regulars. Kanonu… Continue reading Pair of Newcomers Join Cast of Alonge Hawes’s Black On Both Sides

My Life Be Like, poetry

Little Brown Boy

This one time in 2020… I had to tell my son about his chocolate skin in America… How his skin is so dark he might be mistaken for a monkey or a hoodlum. How his big natural curly afro can be offensive to some people with no melanin in their skin. How to keep his… Continue reading Little Brown Boy

Hidden Gems, Press Releases

Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

BAY AREA, CA--  Sacramento artist Rob Woods will release his highly anticipated project, The Black Tape on June 19, 2020. The Black Tape is a collective of feeling, love, anger, happiness, pain, and a complete stand up for our people which Woods represents. This is an Us tape. The motivation behind the project was the… Continue reading Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

My Life Be Like, poetry

The America I See

Riding along on my way Trying to have my best day Look back in my rear view mirror and what do I see Two police officers behind me My mood changes from happy to fear My stomach is in knots as I begin to think About all the things that could happen I just want… Continue reading The America I See

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I Know My Rights, But What Good Is It When The Police Can Violate Them?

  Every day in America the police continue to violate the rights of black and brown people. It’s quite disturbing how they can casually shoot and violate the rights of our community without any consequences. Day after day, more stories come out with obvious wrong-doings by the police but nothing is done and there is… Continue reading I Know My Rights, But What Good Is It When The Police Can Violate Them?

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Welcome To The Table, the Influential Show the Bay Area Needed (@welcometothetable_)

I heard about Welcome To The Table (WTTT) last year when one of the hosts Marquis reached out to me about being involved with season 2. Although I was unable to be involved, I was very impressed with the concept and themes that were being discussed. According to their YouTube Channel, WTTT is: "Striving to… Continue reading Welcome To The Table, the Influential Show the Bay Area Needed (@welcometothetable_)

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Bay Bridge Protest Last Weekend

Hi guys! Saturday I went to San Francisco to participate in the blocking of the Bay Bridge. The Plan was for hundreds of protesters to march on to the Bay Bridge and block traffic while protesting against police brutality. As you can see above, I went to the protest wearing my Zeta Phi Beta paraphernalia… Continue reading Bay Bridge Protest Last Weekend

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The REAL Solution to the Black Lives Matter Movement

Yesterday I went to my first Black Lives Matter protest. I was hesitant at first, but my friends convinced me and I am so glad I was able to be apart of something so big. As a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., I plan on being more involved in what is going on… Continue reading The REAL Solution to the Black Lives Matter Movement

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Another Sad Day #NoJusticeNoPeace

Hey guys! Today was a sad day... Another black man has been murdered. Alton Sterling from Baton Rouge was simply selling CD's (his usual task) outside of a liquor store (he had permission from the owner) and was shot seven times for "having a gun."The disgusting part about this murder is that Sterling's gun was… Continue reading Another Sad Day #NoJusticeNoPeace