Black Women and Equal Pay

Black Women and Equal Pay Written by: J. Stokes – April 3, 2018 Last Wednesday, the K3mistry Productions YouTube channel featured a video entitled “Black Panther’s Impact on Mental Health,” which began by highlighting the infighting between Black groups in America. Black women receiving lower pay than their White and Asian counterparts was mentioned as…

The media shift concerning Terrorism

The media shift concerning Terrorism Written by: J. Stokes – April 2, 2018 There have been a series of domestic tragedies on American soil in the past few years. Many of them have involved mass shootings, either at schools or in open areas. Most recently, bombs were sent to various residents of Austin, Texas via…

Killer Mike’s killer Gripe

Killer Mike’s killer Gripe Written by: J. Stokes – March 28, 2018 Americans have been in constant debate, especially within the past couple of months, over gun control. Just four days ago students, staff, and members from Parkland, Florida, which experienced a deadly mass school shooting this past Valentine’s Day, organized March For Our Lives,…

A brief lesson about the “N-word.”

A brief lesson about the “N-word.” Written by: J Stokes – March 21, 2018 **Warning – What you are about to read contains racial and derogatory slurs** Recently, an admirer sent us a worthwhile article about a disturbance involving a group of Victoria’s Secret models. You know, those scantily clad ladies seen every year walking…

Watch Out!

Watch Out! Written by: J. Stokes – February 7, 2017 If there’s one thing people wanted to see during Super Bowl 51, it was the commercials. For years, the Super Bowl has been filled with entertaining advertisements meant to draw in customers. Companies have spent millions of dollars just to grab an audience’s attention in…

Sistas n’ the Hood

Sistas n’ the Hood Written by: J. Stokes – February 7, 2017 Super Bowl 51 was quite a show. The New England Patriots managed a historic comeback against the Atlanta Falcons, with Tom Brady, New England’s quarterback, winning his fifth Super Bowl ring, the most of any quarterback in NFL history. Lady Gaga’s halftime performance…

No Homo

No Homo Written by: J. Stokes –January 31, 2017 The U.S. is constantly changing with each new year. As of January 20th this country has concluded a historic presidency, with Barack Hussein Obama being the first Black individual to ever occupy the White House. Moreover, marijuana, deemed a Schedule I drug, has been legalized in…

Mob against the Hijab

Mob against the Hijab Written by: J. Stokes – January 31, 2017 If you’ve been following news reports lately, whether through television, the internet, or social media, chances are you’ve come across images of people gathered in large groups at airports around the U.S. protesting what some consider President Donald J. Trump’s “Muslim Ban.” Last…

We’ve got Good News!

We’ve got Good News! Written by: J. Stokes – January 24, 2017 We’d like to begin today’s post with a blast from the past. If you can remember, last year the music world lost Prince Rogers Nelson, an iconic artist known for making hit songs such as “Purple Rain” and “1999.” Some have even considered…

Are you playing, or being Played?

Are you playing, or being Played? Written by: J. Stokes – January 17, 2017 For years there has been talk of the negative impacts that certain video games can have on gamers. Of course there’s the whole “video games cause violent behaviors” debate, in which some strongly assert there is a link between violent video…

New Year? Let’s See…

New Year? Let’s See… Written by: J. Stokes – January 10, 2017 Welcome to the new year, everyone! It’s now 2017 and the American drama hasn’t changed one bit. From Meryl Streep firing shots at president-elect Donald Trump to the beef between Soulja Boy and Chris Brown, we’re in for quite a show. Seems many…

Do you wanna’ build a Snowman?

Do you wanna’ build a Snowman? Written by: J. Stokes – December 20, 2016 This morning, we happened upon a humorous news report concerning President Barak Obama and his fear of the snowmen staffers have been placing on the White House yard. President Obama has been quoted saying, “There’s a whole kind of Chucky element…