12 Aug 2014

Strategic, Unified Organization for Mike Brown – Erace The Hate

A message from President Poupon. “We have to understand that our battle is not the same battle we fought during the civil rights movement.  With technology, we can bring awareness and make trends that bring societal change.  Every message, every word, every picture, song, or video will draw a certain

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24 Jun 2014

DAPPER RAPPER –> BON VIVANT

    Artist: Kemet a.k.a. “The Phantom” Hometown: Kansas City Missouri Style: Dapper Occupation: Rapper/Singer/Social Entrepreneur One Word Description: Bon Vivant Bon Vivant (bän vēˈvänt) – A person with refined taste, especially one who enjoys superb food and drink;  A good liver.    The dapper rapper himself releases his sixth solo

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06 May 2014

Candy Rain’s Billy Bang – Getting Introduced To The Music Industry

My first cassette tape was ‘Soul For Real’ by Candy Rain.  This was the jam!!!  Four young guys made a hit record that has proven timeless and is even heard amongst DJs’ club mixes 20 years later. In 2014, Anthony Lewis released a new and improved ‘Candy Rain’ featuring Billy

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14 Apr 2014

Angels in the Center Field – Believe You Are A Champion

Soccer’s not usually my thing, but March 16th, 2014, watching the Kansas City Comets win the National Championship was one of my most exciting sporting event to date.  I just happened to be in the DMV area when Leo Gibson, team captain, text me to about their road to the

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03 Apr 2014

An Extreme Case Of Inspiration

Sometimes it takes a good talk with dad watching the sun set in Bimini. It takes the wind crashing into my shirt while my arms are wide open like I’m waiting for God to carry me home. And I’m standing there with my dad just talking about entrepreneurship. I’m asking

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20 Mar 2014

The Buck Stops Here – Help Stop Child Sexual Assault

I saw this on Facebook and although its spreading on the social site, it was said to be a money scamming hoax. I am outraged to even think that this situation may have seriously occurred. In the most recent years, there has been an excessive amount of stories and instances arising about child

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16 Mar 2014

“Are You Morally Courageous?”

This year, my observation of Black History Month was deeply reflective. Contrary to years gone by, I was unable to simply move past the feelings and passions aroused by reflecting on some of the negative parts of American history. Perhaps it was due, in part, to having more time at

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12 Mar 2014

The Last Black A** – Obama Makes Healthcare A Laughing Matter

There has recently been a slight shift in those in favor of Obamacare, going from 35% in November, to a whopping 39% currently; however, enrollment needs to see a drastic increase to be able to afford the law itself.  In an effort to boost the enrollment of The Affordable Care

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11 Mar 2014

First, Love Yourself – The story behind the ‘Evolution Of Love’

John Harris III newly released book Evolution Of Love: A See You. Be You. Do More Story, has been a motivating work of art, to say the least.  He has traveled the East Coast sharing poetry and educating the youth on self-actualization.  I had the pleasure of talking with Mr. Harris

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05 Mar 2014

(Bay Area) 18-Yr Old Tristan Flores Makes Fashion His Gateway

E3, ‘J-Shanks’ has been Eracing the Hate in his hometown Richmond, California, since he graduated from Howard University.  Encouraging and inspiring the youth, he’s given us the opportunity to link with one of Gateway Highschool’s top go-getters! We introduce to you Tristan Flores, ladies and gentlemen….. A junior at Gateway

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