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Caitlyn Jenner’s growing pains

When June approaches, I always like to reflect on the pantheon in our LGBTQ community. However, when it comes to Caitlyn Jenner it is...

I love you and please don’t cry

Aaron Hernandez’s Hail Mary Pass with John 3:16 Former Patriot tight-end Aaron Hernandez’s suicide leaves us with more questions than answer. Many wonder what were...

Pepsi ad failed its multicultural audience

Pepsi ads aim to emphasize its youthful brand by championing it as “the choice of a new generation.” Not a bad marketing tool to...

Boston still struggles with its racial past

Southie is no longer that close-knit old school “tough-as-nail” Irish Catholic enclave. But the historical memory still lingers because, in my opinion, stereotypes about...

Emmett Till painting raises concerns of cultural appropriation

When artist Dana Schutz presented “Open Casket,” an abstract painting of Emmett Till’s open casket-the Chicagoan 14 year old African American male teen lynched...

Boston LGBTQ youth theater group first to received highest honor from...

Receiving the award is a historic moment not only for True Colors, but also for the White House in recognizing and honoring the artistic...

Milo Yiannopoulos’s trash talking tanks

I believe free speech not only has its limits, but that it also has a level of responsibility to promote civil discourse for the...

Trump is one example why we need Black History Month

February 1 begins Black History Month, a national annual observance since 1926, honoring and celebrating the achievements of African Americans. To commemorate its start President...

The Irony Behind Trump’s Travel Ban And Holocaust Remembrance Day

“I think we need to be realistic about the current trickle-down toxic messages seeping in everywhere." Elaine Schear, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Friends of...

Bishop Eddie Long’s cautionary tale about homophobia

When news hit the airwaves that Bishop Eddie Long died from an unnamed aggressive cancer resulting in dramatic weight lost, many now throughout the...