Tag: #LGBT

BLM: THE MAKING OF A MOVEMENT

Since the death of Mike Brown in Missouri, the Black Lives Matter movement went from a saying to an actual political push. Now, with an opportunity to make a real change in the community, where can we take this from here? Because there are… Continue Reading “BLM: THE MAKING OF A MOVEMENT”

SEXUALITY ORIENTATION: THE NEW BUZZ WORDS

“My life, my choice.” give me an L, give me a G, give me a B, give me a T In the United States, there has always been some group of people who are marginalized. Whether it’s concerning race, gender, or religion. In today’s… Continue Reading “SEXUALITY ORIENTATION: THE NEW BUZZ WORDS”

GAY IN THE COMMUNITY: HARDSHIPS OF BEING GAY IN A TRADITIONAL BLACK COMMUNITY

“Out ain’t easy.” gay under conservatism¬† In the Black community, we have long been so governed under the Christian faith that anything that goes against the grain has been ostracized. ¬†And the issue that falls under this topic would have to be gay relationships.… Continue Reading “GAY IN THE COMMUNITY: HARDSHIPS OF BEING GAY IN A TRADITIONAL BLACK COMMUNITY”

CHANGE THE LANGUAGE, BUT NOT THE CONDITION: HOW AMERICA PUTS YOU BACK INTO SITUATIONS

“We change the language, but not the condition.” – George Carlin Diversity, diversity, diversity!! That’s all we hear into today’s society. We must be impartial and open to different ethnic groups and cultures. But are we really as diverse as we think we are… Continue Reading “CHANGE THE LANGUAGE, BUT NOT THE CONDITION: HOW AMERICA PUTS YOU BACK INTO SITUATIONS”

TRANS IDENTITY: WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

“How does one know they are in the wrong body?” Growing up in my household, my sisters and I were in a privileged position. Why because our house was a lot more liberal than most. Whatever we felt we knew that our mother was… Continue Reading “TRANS IDENTITY: WHAT DOES IT MEAN?”