Viewpoints

October 27, 2016 WI Webstaff 0

Presidential nominee Donald Trump believes the upcoming election has been rigged against him. Do you believe in the integrity of the American political voting system? [read more…]

Words to Live By

October 6, 2016 WI Webstaff 0

“People always say that I didn’t give up my seat because I was tired but that isn’t true. I was not tired physically or no more tired than I usually was at the end of [read more…]

Millennials: Continue the Fight for Reparations

September 28, 2016 WI Webstaff 0

A recent Associated Press poll showed that 62 percent of those polled ages 18-35 opposed the U.S. government providing reparations to African-Americans for slavery while 32 percent support the measure. However, the poll is much different among racial lines. Sixty-two percent of Black Americans and 40 percent of Latinos want reparations while 21 percent of White Americans are in favor. [read more…]

Kelela Pushes R&B in New Direction

November 24, 2015 Adolf Alzuphar 0

Singer and songwriter Kelela is one of R&B’s new rising stars. Two years after releasing her critically acclaimed EP “Cut 4 Me,” she’s back with “Hallucinogen.” In half a dozen tracks, she lets her personal tastes and that of her collaborators distance herself from the mainstream contemporary R&B pack all the while rooting herself in the tradition. In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, she said that she focuses more on “resonance than on sound [unlike others]” to balance out her own individuality with that of the feature artists. Her rhythms, melodies, and lyrics cause us to hallucinate, as great R&B has always done. [read more…]

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