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Yesterday, a former high school classmate of mine (Who is very active in the movement of social injustices) wrote a status on Facebook. The question was: "How are y'all feeling this morning?"
I knew why he was asking. Yesterday we all woke up to more news of an unarmed black man being killed. His name was Terence Crutcher. He was a loving father, student, brother, and God-fearing man. He didn't deserve to die.
When I clicked on the simple but powerful…
In today's hip hop culture we hear a lot about drug use. You won't be surprised to hear lyrics about someone sipping on lean or taking molly, Xanax, or even cocaine to stay high all the time. Have you ever wondered why some hip-hop songs with drug influenced lyrics are so popular? Or, why do so many people in this younger generation relate and do many drugs themselves?
One of my favorite hip-hop songs to date "03 Adolescence" by J. Cole has a verse that really…
Everyone wants to look and feel their best. If there was something you could always carry with you that not only made you feel incredible but, made your clothes fit better, relieves stress helped with your creative process would you take it? What if I told you it was stretching? Strotherpt is going to show you 5 moves that will make you feel amazing everyday! The first move is the standing hamstring stretch. Its one of those simple moves that a lot of people know but kind…Continue
The views of mental illness in the church are something that drastically needs to change. I've seen first hand how churches don't take mental illness very seriously at all. Something I've always noticed is how prayer for the different areas of healing are treated.
By Jasmin Pierre*, AFROPUNK Contributor
For example: "Sister Tasha is going in for chemo therapy. Let's pray for the…Continue