YATC, The Mental Digital Shift and Black Panther

Brace for another long three part entry. YATC and Agenda ’63 Right out of high school, I remember getting an invite to the African Union Commission from my school to attend a lecture given by some of the most profound Ethiopians. Of those I recall, we had the Israeli Ambassador to Ethiopia Belaynesh Zevadia, we…

Anon, Hank Green, Glossary of Broken Dreams: This entry ended up being one of recommendations

“Privacy is not under attack by some evil outside forces. It’s under attack by our own collective behavior. These trends could be stopped by massive efforts. People wouldn’t be able to share stuff online. We would have to get rid of the internet as we know it. But you don’t wanna do that….you wouldn’t sacrifice memes and porn for bourgeois privacy….right?”

Glossary of Broken Dreams

The Jolly Ride through Subjective Truth and Objective Opinions

About a month ago, I guilted a friend of mine into watching እያዩ ፈንገስ ፌስታሌን with me. While watching the show, I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry. I have never seen anything that made me feel like that ever in my life. It was honesty; it was comedy; it was tragedy. It was…

Black Panther is racist, they said.

SPOILER ALERT: I don’t think  you can spoil Black Panther really but if you haven’t seen the movie and you plan to, you probably shouldn’t read this entry. A note to make certain readers feel better: I jump across several ideas in my blog posts because I do a lot of free writing. It’s not…

William Bullard

I got off work early yesterday, so I went to this Photo Exhibition at NALA despite my painful shoes. I got there late and I left quickly but I got enough spark to write this entry. The Exhibition was titled Rediscovering the American Community of Color: The photographs of William Bullard. They’re doing a bunch…