Soulcial Sunday – Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all the good mothers out there handling their business doing what mothers do. None of us are mothers but we see how hard mothers work to provide for their family and make sure everything is done. Motherhood is a thankless job that sometimes goes unnoticed but I want every mother knows you’re are appreciated every day.

Here’s a little laugh from our IG paying homage to Outkast for this oldie but goodie.

Happy Mother’s Day from the SDE team to you and yours.

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Childish Gambino – This is America Music Video is not revolutionary art.

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I can’t express how tired I am of seeing black death on my screens. I can’t seem to escape seeing a video of someone killing a Black Person, it’s even shown on the news on replay every hour. I am a Childish Gambino fan and I have to say this music video was disappointing to watch. I listened to the song before watching the video and I liked the song before the video but now I can’t stand to hear it. If you’re on the internet you will end up watching it because everyone is sharing the video, screenshots, memes and think pieces breaking down every meaning of the video. I wonder if it still okay to mention the triggers this video may contain for some people even though it has well over 72 Million views which means there’s a chance you saw the video already and was introduced to the chaotic scenes of death, massacre, suicide and chaos all while black people dance in the foreground.

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Representation Matters

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I’ve been a fan of Anime, comic books, and video games for as long as I can remember. ¬†For me, growing up around mostly Black and Latin peoples nerd related things were a foreign concept. So when I dabbled in these mediums¬†the idea of equal representation never crossed my mind until I became an adult.

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