Tyler Perry’s Billionaire Status and Broken Clock Syndrome

Tyler Perry’s Billionaire Status and Broken Clock Syndrome

Amidst the scorching flames of white nationalism in America, writer, director, and actor Tyler Perry became a billionaire. This timing is, of course, not a coincidence. This news surfaced to reduce the fanned flames for those beaten, shot, and repeatedly failed by the system of laws cultivated when their ancestors were in bondage. Perry’s billionaire [...]

How the ‘Ayo’ Video epitomizes the Pollution of Popular Culture

How the ‘Ayo’ Video epitomizes the Pollution of Popular Culture

As heartthrobs, the male celebrity has an unstated ability to shape the self esteem of the females who adore him. This is an elevated ability silently extended to the black male celebrity and an opportunity that is often taken to uplift the "light skinned," "mixed" or non black "exotic" woman.  With this being said, Chris [...]