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I Was A Middle School Cafeteria Activist

I Was A Middle School Cafeteria Activist

As a middle schooler in the late 90s, I rarely noticed the injustices that littered the world around me. Total Request Live mattered. The rotation of Destiny Child’s members mattered. Political and social strife did not rank very high on my list of cares in the world. Not to say I did not recognize that … Continue reading

Treat Every Black Baby Like Blue Ivy

Treat Every Black Baby Like Blue Ivy

I foresee Blue Ivy Carter’s 1st birthday on January 7, 2013 being recognized as an international holiday by BeyoncĂ© and Jay-Z fans everywhere. Her birth was one of the most anticipated so far in the 21st century. As the daughter of music royalty, Blue Ivy will probably never know what it feels like to want or … Continue reading