I’ve Pondered Wokeness For Almost 20 Years, Here Are My Thoughts

Wokeness is not new to me. In the early 2000s, I was a liberal arts student at the University of Florida. I was trained in a Woke belief system (if you could call it a belief system). All of my Sociology professors were far-far-left and held what I would call a “proto-woke” ideology. So during … Continue reading I’ve Pondered Wokeness For Almost 20 Years, Here Are My Thoughts

Black Lives Matter But “Wokeness” is Madness

Black lives matter! I've always considered myself more of a moderate liberal, BUT I refuse to align myself with this modern "Black Lives Matters" movement. The 2017 video below (excuse the language), and the controversy surrounding it, epitomizes why I cannot align myself with such a group.Yes, I want to see police reform and better … Continue reading Black Lives Matter But “Wokeness” is Madness

Do Yourself Good By Doing Good

{Adapted from a Facebook post] Can I suggest something? If possible, do your soul some good today and give a little something to The Mordecai Project, an international organization run by my friend, Lee Grady​. The Mordecai Project's purpose is to protect, empower, and mobilize women and the oppressed all around the world. We all … Continue reading Do Yourself Good By Doing Good

Joe Biden, Ahmaud Arbery, Fake News, and Blind Lady Justice

For the last several weeks, I've been dangerously close to making political posts on social media. Although I actually don't mean for them to be political, my online friends might think I've taken to "Facebook ranting". I truly hope this is not the case. Because here's the truth: just because I am addressing a "political" … Continue reading Joe Biden, Ahmaud Arbery, Fake News, and Blind Lady Justice

Thanksgiving Post w/ Exclusive Song by LAROUTE

unsplash-logoJunior Moran The Holidays are coming up, and for many of us things slow down during this time. With that being said, Thanksgiving is a great time to put into practice just that: thanksgiving! To me, thanksgiving breaks down into two parts: remember and vocalize. It’s that simple. 1. Remember: thanksgiving is actively, purposely thinking about and … Continue reading Thanksgiving Post w/ Exclusive Song by LAROUTE

Popeyes vs. Chick-fil-A: A Lesson Hidden In The Recent Craze

By now, I am sure you are aware of the whole "Popeyes Chicken Sandwich" craze. But if you recently woke up from a coma, or just got back from a strict social media fast, then let me give you a quick recap. After 47 years in business, Popeyes fast-food restaurants released their first chicken sandwich. … Continue reading Popeyes vs. Chick-fil-A: A Lesson Hidden In The Recent Craze