To reduce my views to a handful of jokes that didn’t land is not a true reflection of my character, nor my evolution as a comedian. — Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) March 31, 2015 So I was planning on waking up Tuesday morning and congratulating my man Trevor Noah in a post for securing the job […]Read more "What Happens When a Black/Brown Face Takes a White Place"
Eric Garner No Such Thing As Racial Profiling, Jelani Cobb, The New Yorker What the Eric Garner Grand Jury Didn’t See, Amy Davidson, The New Yorker If Eric Garner Were White, Peter Beinart, The Atlantic Gabrielle Union: Lack of Compassion About Eric Garner Makes Me Fear for My Family, Ryan Buxton, The Huffington Post The US Injustice System-or How […]Read more "Weekend Reader 12/7/14"
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Roosevelt It is here again, we are coming to the end of another year, 2012. This year has been filled with a lot from the death of Trayvon Martin to the Olympics to the Election to this Fiscal Cliff I have to […]Read more "New Year and Dreams Unrealized"
Finally worked up the courage to tell my doña that my flight is a week from today, hard to believe this time last year I found out I was able to come here, it’s going to be bittersweet to leave. After having to write a proposal for my school to allow me to come this […]Read more "Homestrech"