Month: June 2015

The Influence Of Negativity On Your Body

negativityDid you know that 24% of actively disengaged employees spread their negativity to other employees?  Humans experience an array of emotions, anything from happiness, to sadness to extreme joy and depression. Each one of these emotions creates a different feeling within the body.  Read on to learn how negativity influences your body. (more…)

According to Rachel Dolezal Cultural Identity Is Just a State of Mind

Embattled former NAACP president Rachel Dolezal sat with Matt Lauer of the Today Show to discuss racial identity.  Rachel said the saga began for her in North Idaho when she was identified by a local newspaper as trans-racial.  Another publication later identified her as bi-racial and said she never bothered to correct them because she felt it was too complex a matter.      (more…)

‘Dope’ Review: Geeks Meet Street In Fresh & Original Summer Movie

A sensation at the Sundance Film Festival where it was picked up by Open Road, writer-director Rick Famuyiwa’s Dope might seem on the surface to be another knockoff of a typical urban-themed teen movie infused with drugs, rap, gangs, etc. Even though those elements are present here, you would be sooooooooo wrong. Dazzling, smart, fresh and original like no one’s business, this unique coming-of-age comedy pops off the screen and bursts with energy. It left me hoping it wouldn’t end because as I say in my video review above, I really liked spending time with these kids. They aren’t stereotypes, and that alone is a triumph.  (more…)

How To Identify Genetically Modified Food In The Shops And Markets?

How-To-Identify-Genetically-Modified-Food-In-The-Shops-And-Markets

Studies show more than half of America’s processed grocery products contain genetically altered ingredients.  That is soft drinks, cereals, granola bars, chips and the list goes on and on have some form of GMO as an added ingredient.  These ingredients pose inherent health risks so now’s the time we educate ourselves on what to look for when shopping.  (more…)

Rachel Dolezal Steps-Down From NAACP

Rachel DolezalPeople misrepresent themselves all the time and though there are consequences in doing so; Rachel Dolezal saw fit to step-down after controversy ensued over her race  The HU as in Howard University graduate has left many perplexed over her motives, but I say; her work ethic and job well-done should not be discounted.  (more…)