Barack Obama’s Farewell Address: The best president we have ever had

This evening was filled with emotions as President Barack Obama gave his final speech in his farewell address today in his hometown of Chicago. Barack and his family was so loved by the american people that we hate to see them go. The Obama family gave us realness, sophistication and everything we could ever hope … Continue reading Barack Obama’s Farewell Address: The best president we have ever had

Conversations to Change the Narrative: Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools Q&A w/ Dr. Adrienne Lawson

Click the link https://soundcloud.com/madeinthewest/the-de-criminalization-of/s-CSZHpdjikiV for the Q&A introduction of the topic! The decriminalization of Black girls in schools looks like, restorative justice practices, creating diversion courts, remaking the educational and juvenile justice system and of course advocacy. To change the narrative from the criminalization to the decriminalization, we need to be in these spaces. I … Continue reading Conversations to Change the Narrative: Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools Q&A w/ Dr. Adrienne Lawson

Finding the Truth in Madness: Misconceptions & False Narratives in Media

In a world run by opinions, technology has made it more efficient for the average Joe to have a voice, let alone have a platform. The diffusion of technology and social media has allowed us to have more of an impact or influence on those around us. Though we’ve managed to generate and build platforms … Continue reading Finding the Truth in Madness: Misconceptions & False Narratives in Media

The Need of Benefits in The Music Industry: Mental and Wellness Health

Drug abuse is not a new trend in the music industry, we’ve lost musical icons from Jimi Hendrix to Amy Winehouse to Whitney Houston to Mac Miller, and JuiceWrld. Let me just point out that these artists deaths has been stated as intentional and unintentional accidents and overdoses but that is not to say that … Continue reading The Need of Benefits in The Music Industry: Mental and Wellness Health

#TheFutureoftheIndustry Entertainment Summit: Los Angeles Urban League of Young Professionals

On Saturday October 5th 2019, The Los Angeles Urban League had their Future of the Industry Entertainment Summit. The summit was a two-day event that that helped empower and educate young professionals and college students on the emerging technologies that will impact the future of Film/TV, and Music. This summit was such a great event … Continue reading #TheFutureoftheIndustry Entertainment Summit: Los Angeles Urban League of Young Professionals