Oh For COV’s Sake?!?

The last 36 hours have been dicey in American politics. The news that President Trump, the First Lady, and members of the White House tested positive for COVID-19 has added another layer of uncertainty to an already tenuous election season. But let’s put things in perspective. If America (and the world) woke up Friday morning…

Three ways to Regenerate and Combat Stress and Anxiety

Who out there feels as if they have time for everything? Time to take a vacation, have fun, explore your hobbies, lean new skills, read a book, get all of your work done, meditate, exercise, spend time with friends and family, go shopping, cook a five-star meal, go dancing, go to the museum, enjoy a…

Indoor dining is about to start again in New York City

On September 30 indoor dining is about to start again in every restaurant in New York City. Although there are some restrictions people may now start to feel and think more like this pandemic is going to be over soon if we all are careful and obedient to the meters. The restaurant owners now will…

10 Tips to Enjoy Your Next Beach Getaway Safely

Are you craving a beach getaway? Are the coronavirus statics preventing you from putting a plan into action though? Staying healthy should always be your top priority. Although getting away from the house and getting some vitamin D would be beneficial to your mental and physical health. You can’t deny that all negative emotions quickly…

Good Cause: why isn’t fear of COVID-19 a valid excuse to refuse work?

As of June 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 11.1% of American civilians were unemployed. This is the largest percentage of unemployed Americans since June of 2000. The cause, of course, is the unprecedented global pandemic known as COVID-19. Countless businesses were forced to close their doors in an attempt to slow…

The Problem with The Lincoln Project

Throughout the course of the 2020 presidential election cycle, attacks on President Donald Trump have started to ramp up. As COVID-19 infections continue to spike in the country, Trump’s popularity with a majority of Americans has entered a free fall. At this point, Democratic nominee Joe Biden enjoys a comfortable 10 point lead or more…

Workers walk off job across U.S., including in L.A., as part of ‘Strike for Black Lives’. This is what we need

Hundreds of workers rallied Monday outside the Trump International Hotel in Manhattan and in cities across the U.S. to protest systemic racism and economic inequality, joining a nationwide demonstration demanding improvement of Black Americans’ experiences in the workplace. Organizers hoped the effort would grow into a strike inspiring tens of thousands of people to walk…

Shopping in Sephora and Ulta After Quarantine

Since the mandatory quarentine has ended and now beauty stores like Sephora and Ultra are now opened. No more buying online. Here is my personal experience shopping at both Ultra and Sephora in a now a post COVID-19 World in America.

As the Pandemic Continues, How Has Higher Education Failed Gen-Z?

COVID-19 has touched everyone’s lives around the world for the past 5 or so months. Despite many countries, states and cities opening back up after weeks to months of lockdown, the future is still uncertain for what the end of the infamous 2020 will look like. The United States, a country that has been polarized…

For Your Eyes Only: Does personal style matter in quarantine?

I’ve always wondered whether I dress for myself or for others.  Getting dressed is a personal ritual, and yet the end result is meant for another’s gaze. Tiny nuances that typically escape notice are placed under a magnifying glass so as to avoid critique. The Gucci loafers with the golden horsebit accents can not, under…

The Disc Jockey in 2020

DJ’ing is a part of Black culture that has withstood the test of time. From using old vinyl records to computerizing additional beats, DJs have always and continue to get crowds lit and dancing. Nikalas Graves is a 25 year old Gemini out of Hampton, Virginia known for his interviews, getting parties jumpin, and musical…