The sun was set high from June 23rd to June 26th as the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival kicked off. Featuring a musical lineup for the young and old, the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival filled the hills and pathways of Mooney’s Bay Beach, … Continue reading The Festival With Everything That Costs Nothing | The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival.
Gif from Google search. It has been a growing trend in social media but has now entered the realm of public discourse. The topic began very long ago, stretching back to the 1800s and 1960s. ‘Ho’ and ‘hoe’ have been … Continue reading The Era Of The Ho.
Black History Month traces back to September 1915. Harvard graduate and historian, Carter G. Woodson (pictured left), and minister Jesse E. Moorland, (pictured right), founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) – a prominent organization that … Continue reading Who Started #BlackHistoryMonth ?
Leading up to his new album, This Unruly Mess I’ve Made, Macklemore released White Privilege II today and there are some mixed feelings towards it. Calling out the likes of Miley Cyrus and Iggy Azalea, Macklemore addresses exactly what white … Continue reading Black People, Macklemore’s New Song Is Not For You.
Featured in this piece are screenshots of Kylie Jenner’s photoshoot with Steven Klein for Interview Magazine. The full interview with Kylie Jenner, conducted by Interview Magazine‘s Senior Editor, Chris Wallace, is available here. ALLEN JONES Allen Jones, 79, is a … Continue reading Kylie Jenner Can Walk But Chose To Sit.
I was approached by SlutWalk Ottawa and asked to speak on diversity. On August 25th 2015, I was honoured to speak to a group of remarkable, courageous, and warm individuals, unified to fight for change. Below are the words I … Continue reading How To Include More Diversity Into Slutwalk Ottawa?
Born and raised in our nation’s capital, he’s 27 years old and has been through the brightest and darkest paths in life, leading him to the haven he is at now. Only weeks following his prodigious performance on the same stage as … Continue reading Chit Chat With Cap City’s Eddie Quotez. We Talk Bluesfest, His Music, His Love For Anime, and His Life Post Depression/Attempted Suicide.