“Are the lives of the nation’s kids less valuable than that of a pet?” A month ago I saw a video on my Facebook from CNN. In this video Louisiana Senator John Kennedy proposed introducing a bill that would ban pets from being placed in overhead bins on airplanes. The Senator thought this move was necessary following the tragic loss of […]Read More Who Matters More?
A few months ago I did an interview with Jiri Mills, the creative force behind the character, Warupan. (See interview here) While talking with Jiri, I could see the passion and enthusiasm he has for Warupan. As a lover of pandas, I was happy with what I heard. The question of when he’d have merchandise available for sale arose. As promised, Warupan sweatshirts and caps […]Read More In Love With Warupan
Christmas has always been my favourite holiday of the year. I get to see family members I wouldn’t normally see throughout the year, catch up with friends of old and new and most importantly (for me at least) I take the time to appreciate the joys of life. This Christmas will be the second time […]Read More Thought I’d Make A Christmas Ad
Haha! I paused. Laughing before writing this piece. I didn’t think I needed to but in light of recent events, I decided to go for it. A few days ago a Facebook user shared a video which spoke to how Asian men are represented in Hollywood. The video showed clippings from an interview where women shared their […]Read More Asians Are Unsexy Nerds, Blacks Are Brutes
It is indeed a sad day. It is with no happy announcement that anyone can talk about this whole BREXIT mess. War is coming, if not already on our doorsteps. The Pound is already sliding, which may eventually lead to unrest within Britain, its former colonies that still depend on it (Jamaica included) and the […]Read More Of BREXIT and Of War and all these things
I’m just another angry black man. Or that’s what Piers Morgan would want me or any other person of colour to think if I dare challenge him. According to an article published April 25, 2016 by MailOnline, Mr. Morgan wrote re Beyoncé most recent visual album, LEMONADE, he prefers the old Beyoncé, “the less inflammatory, agitating […]Read More How Dare You, Piers Morgan?!
Sorry You’re Not Black Enough Time and time again I see posts all over social media about black vs whites, light skinned vs dark skinned, among a slew of other issues surrounding race. However, black people don’t think they can be racist towards their own kind and in doing so, a term such as colorism […]Read More Sorry You’re Not Black Enough