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A Legendary Hussle

“I’m prolific, so gifted. I’m the type that’s gon’ go get it, no kidding.” March 31st, 2019 is a day that will be immortalized in the hip-hop community. And until the end of time, it will be a day of great mourning. Ermias Ashgedom known by his stage name ‘Nipsey Hussle’ was a fast-growing pillar […]

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Ja Morant is the next NBA Supernova

A blindingly bright star bursts into view in the corner of the night sky — it wasn’t there just a few hours ago, but now it burns like a beacon. That bright star isn’t actually a star, at least not anymore. The brilliant point of light is the explosion of a star that has reached […]

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Can athletes be viewed as human beings?

As documented numerous times, Russell Westbrook is an emotional player. Also well documented, Utah Jazz fans are notoriously an issue and that coming from numerous sources. On Monday night, those two well-known facts collided in near-epic fashion as Westbrook fired back at a fan at the peak of a verbal altercation. The issue: While sitting […]

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The Wealth of MENtal Health

Gentlemen, I wanna start by saying this as clear as I possibly can: THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH SHARING YOUR EMOTIONS.  As men, one of the most looked down upon things is our emotional state of mind. So many of us are far too prideful to admit that mentally, we struggle. We get down, we’re […]

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Jackie Robinson, the legend, the inspiration

For those that saw the movie 42, staring journeyman actor Chadwick Boseman, you know that as a baseball movie it was geared exclusively towards Jackie Robinson’s journey to his first start for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. That marked the end of racial segregation in professional baseball that held Black players to the […]

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Meet the Dorsey’s

Jalen and Shelby Dorsey are not your average couple. They are, however, one of the most unique couples that I have ever had the pleasure of interacting with. Jalen, aka DJ LiTEBRiTE, has become a popular DJ in the south-central region and Shelby is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. One of the most unique things […]

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History of blackface and why many University of Oklahoma students are fed up

Students at the University of Oklahoma marched for justice after two blackface incidents on the college’s campus. The #BetterTogether march led and organized by junior political science major Aurelius Miles Francisco, Destinee Dickson and fellow members of OU’s Black Student Association was carried out to put further pressure on the campus’ leaders, specifically the newly […]

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