Chuck Berry Was Celebrating Life As An Icon in 1986 and 1987

A part of The Lavish Rebellion Journal’s Look Back at 1987 in 2017 series Chuck Berry died at the “life-well-lived” age of 90 years old on Saturday, March 18, 2017. His name evokes idolatry to most people. Arguably, most people know of him because of his legend and not his illustrious rock ‘n roll catalog. A genre in which he was regarded as a father … Continue reading Chuck Berry Was Celebrating Life As An Icon in 1986 and 1987

External link to International Women’s Day 2017 Playlist: Jams For A Feminist AF Jamboree

International Women’s Day 2017 Playlist: Jams For A Feminist AF Jamboree

*featured image courtesy of the artist runs this Tumblr page. Check out more of her work here:  http://arkosicart.tumblr.com/ by Shae March 8, 2017, is International Women’s Day, as well as #DayWithoutAWoman, the latter commissioned by the same team that inspired us to walk in the Women’s March. For #DayWithoutAWoman, there are a few ways to go about supporting the 24 hours in which there is … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2017 Playlist: Jams For A Feminist AF Jamboree

Lauryn Hill, In Real Life

by Shae The day after my birthday was always just the day after my birthday, February 23. The big day is over and I’ve been handed the options to fight or flight in my new age, February 22nd onward. (As I get older, I need both modes to survive). This year’s annual gift was a milestone. It was also bolstered by the nostalgic poignancy of “Where did all … Continue reading Lauryn Hill, In Real Life