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Uptown Bourgeois is a podcast hosted by author and blogger Jefferey Spivey. In each episode, he'll dissect everything from the latest fashion craze to the absurdities of everyday life to critical social issues. This is a safe space that often flows seamlessly between comedic and poignant moments. Episodes will be loaded weekly (and sometimes more often). Listen today!
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Social media is a double-edged sword that can allow creators to freely express themselves while simultaneously exposing them to Internet trolls and hostile web encounters. It drives us crazy but we can't live without it.
I don't know about you but I sure miss the days when social media was filled with workout selfies and pictures of babies and steak dinners. Is the election over yet?Read the essay here: http://bit.ly/2ezaghj
As a men's fashion blogger, NYFWM is like the Super Bowl. It's an opportunity to stand amongst the who's who of the industry while getting to experience collections up close and personal. But this season, I felt conflicted. The racial and political climate seemed more important, and fashion seemed frivolous. About a month ago, I wrote a piece t ...…
Many people have praised the BET Awards for what was said: the love expressed for Prince, the messages of black empowerment, the push for black voters to get to the polls in November. But even more powerful than what was celebrated was what the telecast ignored...Read the original piece here: http://bit.ly/2983Yn4Watch the video here: https://y ...…
"I’m 31 years old. By now, I should be ending lunch with a Cuban cigar and a glass of Cristal. I should be approving the marble countertops for my new state of the art office space. And then I should top the night off with box seats at the Yankees game. But that’s not my life. Far from it. In fact, this luxury dream version is light years away ...…
Like so many millions of people around the country and the world, I was shocked, saddened, frightened, touched, angered and rocked by the senseless tragedy in Orlando. As a proud member of the LGBT community, I never want to see a loss of life caused by prejudice, discrimination, or bigotry.It's clear that HATE is the biggest problem we face in ...…