The Media’s Role in Civil Rights with Touré recap

Recently, I attended a lecture put on by the University of Texas at Dallas’ diversity department. Journalist,author, and MSNBC host, Touré came and spoke to students and alumni about the role the media has historically played in the civil rights movements for African Americans, The LGBT community, women, Latinos, Native Americans, and the Arab Spring.  … More The Media’s Role in Civil Rights with Touré recap

When Reality TV Bleeds Out on Reality: A Love and Hip Hop Requiem

I used to spend half of my life in front of a tv screen, but I don’t watch it too much these days. Unfortunately, I needed to kill some time and found myself turning on the tube to Love and Hip Hop Hollywood. The horror. I know a lot of people watch this stuff for … More When Reality TV Bleeds Out on Reality: A Love and Hip Hop Requiem