Month: March 2018

APRIL: A MONTH OF ENTERTAINMENT

“What we watch; what we listen to; what we enjoy.” what’s to come In the month of April coming up, I will be giving you all an insight into my take on entertainment. This will range from the business’s sustainability in this ever changing…

THE NEW W IS AN L: WHY AMERICA IS NOT BUILT ON WINNING ANYMORE

“Victory-less!” a nation of winners America used to be a nation that pride ourselves on winning. Now, if you look at life with this winning mentality it’s treated like some sort of punishment. Maybe because someone else may not be as good as you,…

HOLDING THEM CLOSE: WHY WE THINK LYING PROTECTS CHILDREN IN LIFE WHEN IT DOESN’T

“We think it helps but it does more damage.” parenting When raising children, parents do everything in their power to make sure that child/children is taken care of; if they’re responsible. And sometimes this goes overboard to the extent of not showing and preparing…

WHEN SYMBOLS CHANGE: HOW DO WE DECIDE WHAT SYMBOLS BECOME WHAT

“What they mean today may be different tomorrow.” meanings Man throughout history have always used symbols as a means to get a message across. A lot of these symbols have been images and not words because the power of the imagery last longer. But…

ART AND THE WORLD AROUND US: HOW OUR CREATIONS SAY A LOT ABOUT OUR SOCIETY

“It’s what takes place in the moment of conception.” the arts We as people have always used art as a means to convey an image we see in our minds. It doesn’t matter if its a cave painting from thousands of years ago, or…

COURTING: HOW RELATIONSHIP UNIONS HAVE CHANGED OVER TIME

“Where have we gone wrong?” dating norms In life, we all want to meet that right person. But in a society where so much has changed, how do you go about meeting that right one? Because dating is not what it used to be…

SELECTIVE BELIEF: WHY DO SOME IGNORE CERTAIN PRINCIPLES AND ACCEPT OTHERS

“Passages: omit some, accept others.” beliefs We as people have beliefs that carry us through life. It is that thing in our lives that makes us thankful for waking up each and every morning. But what happens when that belief starts to cross over…

BLENDED FAMILIES: HOW THE FACE OF FAMILY HAS CHANGED

“We are one.” the blend What is a blended family? A blended family is a married couple or dating couple that brings together the two sides of a family that was in progress before meeting the other person. And that has always involved the…

STREET LIFE: WHY GANGS ARE SO APPEALING TO YOUNG PEOPLE

“The need to belong.” ganglands Gangs have been a problem in society for hundreds of years. And questions have always arisen as to why so many young males and females join gangs. Of course we point to the need to belong, but is it…

ROCK N’ ROLL MCMEALS: THE AMERICAN ADDICTION TO FOOD

“A match made in heaven.” food! food! food! Americans love our fast food restaurants. We love them so much that we have developed food related illnesses due to the fact that we eat out so much. We have such a love for fast food,…

WEAKENING OF A GENERATION: IS THE SOFTENING OF SOCIETY A GOOD THING

“We made them this way.” GEN Z The generation born in the mid 1990’s through the mid 2000’s. They are the generation where putting everything on video and uploading to the internet is the norm. There is really no such thing as oversharing, and…

IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

“A name, a religion, an identity.” ┬áso so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on a ethnic level mean to you? Because I can speak for my myself coming…