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Posted on 25 Jul 2014
Counteracting Crazy: GIRL SCOUT BARBIE – Really?!

DO WE REALLY WANT OUR GIRLS TO EMULATE BARBIE? After all the talk about the new “Girl Scout” Barbie, I thought I would weigh in on the madness! As the first Models Editor of African descent for Seventeen Magazine 3...

Posted on 05 May 2014
2 School 4 Cool: Making Intelligence the Popular Culture (Teacher’s Guide)

As a solution to what is now the growing topic of discussion, Georgia’s State School Report Card, I do hereby publically request that we begin a new initiative for education called “2 School 4 Cool.” Just as simpl...

Posted on 11 Apr 2014
Another Fine Distraction…Paula Deen As an Apology for Trayvon Martin

While I was amazed by all of the hullabaloo surrounding Ms. Dean's admission of using the "N" word, I am not shocked. When I began reading her biography seven years ago, there was something that was not being addressed. ...

Posted on 02 May 2013
The Curse of the Harlem Shake: Dancing Around the Issues

In light of the recent news of a teacher being fired for participating in an internet viral dance craze called the Harlem shake; I have been asked for my opinion on the issue. To me it is an issue of too many unknown var...