At some point, while watching Red Tails yesterday, it occurred to me that while George Lucas said in all the interviews that he was trying to portray unambiguous black heroes (as opposed to victims), he was also, in releasing the flick, trying to get a sizable American movie-going audience to: Get amped over black men killing white dudes. Okay, so the’re Nazis. Still, let that sink in. ...
Rid-All: A Green Movement
Yesterday I peeped a community theater production at Karamu House called “Rid-All: A Green Movement”: a science fiction adventure which explores the value of environmental stewardship while educating urban youth and the general community about environmental sustainability. The experience is interactive and fun with a hip-hop twist to encourage taking care of the planet through...
New Blog: Happy MLK Day!
When in the course of one’s life’s events, it becomes necessary for one amateur blogger to dissolve the digital bands which have connected them to their first attempt at saying something profound on the internet, and to assume among the cyber-community a more natural and representative station reflective of their outlook on life (and including also occasionally liberty and the pursuit...