The Brothers Have Spoken: Between The World & Me and The Fire Next Time

by Shardae Jobson I immediately stopped drafting my original review of Ta-Nehisi Coates‘ Between the World and Me after I had skimmed reviews online and read more than once, that he was directly influenced by a specific piece of non-fiction work: James Baldwin‘s The Fire Next Time. Having just completed Between The World and Me, I was eagerContinue reading “The Brothers Have Spoken: Between The World & Me and The Fire Next Time”

This Is Exactly How Rudolph Giuliani Made Himself Look Like The Bad Guy

(This post is the extended free-write of the article originally posted on HelloBeautiful.com on February 20, 2014 as Is Rudy Giuliani A Modern Day Racist Who Doesn’t Know It?) Rudolph Giuliani’s hot off the press comments about President Barack Obama proved the politician to be a delusional racist. While speaking in front of a New York fundraising crowd, heContinue reading “This Is Exactly How Rudolph Giuliani Made Himself Look Like The Bad Guy”