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Discrimination or Honest Mistake: An Inside Look into “Riding while Black”

This is the first installment of the four-part series “Thriving While Black.” It was July 4th. BAE and I had attended a pool party where we ate our fair share…

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How to Make an Impact, When Moving to a New City

Last weekend I attended Encore ATX’s live music and poetry showcase in downtown Austin. People came out dressed to impressed. The drinks were flowing, the music was soulful, and the vibes…

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Politics as Usual: All Amerikkkan BadA$$ Review

Joey BadA$$ came hard and relentless with his sophomore album All Amerikkkan BadA$$ (AAB). And yes, you see that right, there are “3Ks 2As in Amerikkka” as he raps in…

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Check Out the Top 5 Podcasts for Urban Millennial Entrepreneurs

Podcasts are becoming the millennial alternative for radio, offering quality dialogue to niches within the market. Of those segmented groups, the urban entrepreneurial portion is in the minority in terms…

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“At What Cost”: Goldlink’s Priceless New Album

  The first time I heard a song by GoldLink, I remember being immediately captivated by the groove that the song elicited. His artistry stood out to me because of…

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