I’ve always felt that an emcee’s lyrics were a reflection of their emotional maturity and critical thinking abilities.
Many of my colleagues who facilitate training and workshops for companies—especially around equity and inclusion—are gearing up for an intense season.
America: we need to have a heart-to-heart. I don’t want to sit here and repeat liberal or conservative talking points; there’s enough blame to go around.
"...when I'm not teaching or writing, I'm...TRAVELING! The ability to travel around Europe is one of the reasons why I moved to Spain."
Black bodies and black neighborhoods have been historically and systematically subjected to a disproportionate level of policing.
In the first few months of launching and running Abernathy, I learned more than I would have in a year of grad school.
"Writing is my therapy. It’s my personal savior. It gives me a platform where my unique ideas and experiences can be expressed, and my fears challenged."
Even with a background in conflict resolution, it takes a concerted effort on my part to re-imagine a society where the "eye for an eye" isn't the norm.
Through speakers, performers and film, we will address gun violence and the police abuse of power with a focus on positive actions that can be taken.