Category: life

Hip Hop Never Dies | Darrin Marion

Hip Hop Never Dies | Darrin Marion

  Hip Hop Will Live Forever This is how I know we will always love hip hop no matter how old we get. Check out the video below. Where did Hip Hop Come From? The roots of hip hop are found in African-American music and ultimately African music. The griots of West Africa are a…

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Human Trafficking in Indiana and R. Kelly

Human Trafficking in Indiana and R. Kelly

R&B Singer R Kelly has been implicated in another sex scandal. What’s most important is the this brings attention to human trafficking in our society. In recent UN estimates it’s believed that there are more slaves in the world today than ever before. As a black man in America, most likely the child of a slave, that fact bothers me. And it should bother you too.

Patience. Temperance. Mercy.

Patience. Temperance. Mercy.

This is Memorial Day Weekend. I suppose that I’m beginning this piece with that bit of a statement for a number of reasons. It’s the “un”-official start of summer. The weekend of the Indy 500. And of course Memorial Day is what he remember on Monday, for those that made the ultimate sacrifice for a…

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Your life with purpose. It’s about our needs.

Your life with purpose. It’s about our needs.

It’s about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Abraham Harold Maslow was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization. Why should that mean something so important in finding your life’s purpose? We are normally stuck…

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