So for one of my courses I did a blog post about code switching. According to Google Dictionary code switching is the practice of alternating between two or more languages or varieties of language in conversation. I discussed how for me, code switching has always had a deeper definition. Code switching for me means changing the way I speak or act… Continue reading If it aint white, it aint right. At least that’s what they trying to tell us.
So unless you've been (cliche saying coming up) living under a rock, you've probably heard of the movie 'The Green Book', which is about a African-American pianist who goes on tour in the south and has a White driver/protector to get him around. Like most movies, (I haven't seen it but can guess the outcome)… Continue reading My History.
Say It Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud! Goodness and Mercy- Where do I begin? Like James Brown said, "I'm black and I'm Proud!" I love the skin I'm in and wouldn't trade it for any other. First, can we take a moment, if you haven't already and observe the iconic photo above. I… Continue reading My Black.