Racial Disparities in Marijuana Use

Marijuana legalization is a political issue about which I’m acutely passionate. I haven’t personally come in contact with the drug, but many people I know…

A Shooting on MLK Jr.’s Anniversary

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on 50 years ago on this day. He was shot on the balcony of his motel in Memphis…

For Alton

Alton Sterling was murdered on July 5, 2016, when two Baton Rouge police officers decided that the black man before them was such a threat…

On Trayvon Martin’s Anniversary

Six years ago today, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was murdered in his own neighborhood by a white supremacist. Followed and shot to death while eating candy…

The #NeverAgain Movement

Not even a week after teenage Nikolas Cruz walked in to his former high school, Marjory Stoneman Douglas in Parkland, Fla. and murdered 17 people,…

Colin Kaepernick Completes Million Dollar Pledge

Nearly one year ago, my favorite athlete and social justice hero Colin Kaepernick pledged to donate $1,000,000 over the next 10 months to various charities…

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

I’ve admired Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. since I was a kid, but I’ve learned to respect and study his beliefs even more as I’ve…

Free the People on New Year’s Eve

On the last day of 2017, find peace and justice through Free the People Day. This search for freedom on the 31st aims to bail…

Colin Kaepernick Named GQ Citizen of the Year

Colin Kaepernick- one of my favorite athletes/humans of all time was named GQ Magazine’s Citizen of the Year with the release of their December issue.…