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OUR HERO: Lupita Nyong'o Returns To Kenya To Save Elephants

Oscar award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is currently on a missions trip in her native Nairobi, Kenya. She’s joined the animal rights organization, WildAid as a global ambassador to prevent the slaughtering of elephants for their ivory. 214 more words


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I recently graduated from college, and I will miss it for a number of reasons.  But one I did not realize until recently was how much I am going to miss the easy dorm room decor.   444 more words

Random Factoids

003. 12 Years A Slave

Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Kenneth Williams & Michael Fassbender.

Director: Steve McQueen

Genre: Drama

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Film Reviews

"We’re Part Of A Long-Running Story": Racism In The Obama Era: "You're Taking Over Our Country"

It’s hard to believe that just three months ago we were celebrating the 50th anniversary of the march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma. But today I’m thinking of something… 1,380 more words


Should we congratulate or condemn Rachel Dolezal?

In case you were not aware of whom Rachael Dolezal actually is or the scandal that she is currently involved with, allow me to provide you with a brief background. 1,079 more words

Media And Lies

Human Enslavement Was Not Unique to the Nazis

What must it have been like for the Viennese Jews on November 10, 1938, the morning after Kristallnacht? One day earlier, their synagogues stood, their shops were open and their bank accounts existed. 349 more words

Film Review

Beat Breakdown #3: 12 Years a Slave

In this installment of the Beat Breakdown we’ll take a look at the 2013 biographical drama 12 Years a Slave, written by John Ridley and directed by Steve McQueen. 783 more words