The co-opting of Black culture in the South Asian disapora, hip hop and the n-word — Media Diversified

In the third of his articles discussing anti-Blackness in South Asian communities, Dhruva Balram discusses how South Asian people often gravitate towards Black culture and music, and how use of the n-word became an issue. Moving to Canada from India at the cusp of adolescence, I instantly felt different, out of place – ‘othered’. Within […]Continue reading “The co-opting of Black culture in the South Asian disapora, hip hop and the n-word — Media Diversified”

My Disenchantment and Disappointment with NFL Football and it’s Players

I have been a sports fan for a long time.  I have loved it and pro sports has brought a lot of enjoyment into my life.  I admire the athleticism and grace of the athletes.  As I’ve gotten older I’ve learned to admire youth more and more and pro sports is a celebration and displayContinue reading “My Disenchantment and Disappointment with NFL Football and it’s Players”

Is It Acceptable to Add Padding to Plus-Size Models to Make Them Look Bigger? | Good Morning Britain — Lingerie To Fulfill All Your Romantic Fantasies

  Plus size models claim to be asked to wear padding in order to look bigger and accentuate their curves. Model Katie Green and Lowri Turner debate whether or not it’s wrong to ask models to wear padding and if it promotes obesity. Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Broadcast on 07/02/2019 Like, follow and subscribe to…Continue reading “Is It Acceptable to Add Padding to Plus-Size Models to Make Them Look Bigger? | Good Morning Britain — Lingerie To Fulfill All Your Romantic Fantasies”

Social Media Censorship

Today I tried to log into my Twitter account and I received a message that I had been reported.  I was told that I wouldn’t have access to my account for twelve hours.  In order to begin the countdown I needed to provide Twitter with my phone number. This is the damning tweet that IContinue reading “Social Media Censorship”

Tell Me What You Want: the Problem with Modern Feminism

The problem with modern feminism is that it’s hard to understand what feminists want.  Do you want to be protected and have your femininity respected as women, or do you want to be thought of as able to compete with men on any level and in anything?  I don’t think you can have both. I’veContinue reading “Tell Me What You Want: the Problem with Modern Feminism”

Getting to Know You

The quest for true love is not for the faint of heart.  It’s tough out there folks and on line dating is a blessing for many but for others it adds to the confusion and frustration.  I am a part of the latter group. Last week I briefly communicated with a man and he suggestedContinue reading “Getting to Know You”