Home-grown Series: How a “bring it home” message sent to a NFL Franchise may affect the city’s landscape and it’s future

"Old Faithful" If you are a resident of Washington, DC and have been prior to the departure of Washington's Professional Football team, then you’ll probably remember how things were in the District during the 90s and at Robert F. Kennedy's Stadium, also known as RFK. Located on East Capitol Street in Southeast, DC, RFK was …

Quick Thought: Where do “we” come from?

"Those moments of clarity..." For some odd reason, I've been going through these crystallizing moments as of late. Things seem so much clearer and I've been learning new things consistently over the last couple of weeks. As random as my thoughts can get, I felt the need to check out YouTube the other day and …

Opinion: Mental Health and what that means in the Black Community (at least in my family)

"Personal Bit" I remember when I was first diagnosed with depression and anxiety. It was 2010, a couple of months after my grandmother passed and a few months after the break up of me and my long-term girlfriend (at the time). I was in this state of confusion, almost "trance" like behavior and I couldn't …

Opinion: We all want Happiness and Success, but at what cost?

"Happiness and Success" "Happiness" and "Success" are supposed to go hand in hand. We do know that there is a correlation between being happy and being successful, but at what cost? One begs the question, "Is happiness the key to success" or "Is success achieved by being happy"? (See what I did there?) The questions …