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Eddie Griffin Speaks On Mental Illness and the New HBO Robin Williams Documentary

Eddie Griffin Speaks On Mental...

Tue 10 Jul, 2018

Recently I witnessed an incredible must see documentary by HBO titled Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind. Every comedian that calls themselves a comedian should watch this film. We spend our lives making people laugh… but when the curtains close, and that spotlight goes dark, sometimes we just need someone to talk to where we […] read more
The Trayvon Martin Story, Produced by Jay-Z Premiers July 30th

The Trayvon Martin Story, Produced...

Tue 10 Jul, 2018

The official trailer for the docuseries Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story has been released. (See it here.) Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story is based on the life, death and legacy of Trayvon Martin. The six-part unscripted documentary, premiers July 30 10/9C on Paramount Network (the recently rebranded Spike) and promises to take a […] read more
Live Life Empowered – Diabetes Prevention

Live Life Empowered – Diabetes...

Wed 04 Jul, 2018

Team Griffin, now more than ever we need to live healthier lives and teach our kids that we can have a strong legacy.  Physical health and mental health go hand-in hand, and regulating your sugar intake is one of the most important things you can do to take care of your body and your mind. […] read more
Trump’s War on Peaceful Protest Infects the NFL

Trump’s War on Peaceful Protest...

Wed 30 May, 2018

The war on Black Americans, and on every American’s First Amendment right to free speech, suffered a blow on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 when NFL owners announced a new policy for the national anthem that calls for players to either stay in the locker room or stand for the song.   Kneeling will now be […] read more
Black People Hike Too, and We Are Better For It.

Black People Hike Too, and...

Thu 05 Apr, 2018

There are many stereotypes about our people and what we will and will not participate in (like hiking). However, the more woke we become, the more we open our minds and schedules to things that make us look and feel good (and keep us on the planet longer!) This is why I like to honor […] read more
Our Story to be told by one of the Greatest and one of the Realest.

Our Story to be told...

Tue 02 Jan, 2018

In 2018 one of the best nonfiction books of the decade will be released. Zora Neale Hurston, author of Their Eyes Were Watching God, unreleased work Barracoon will hit the market. Let me put you up on why this is so monumental. This novel will be the real, raw, detailed account of Cudjo Lewis, last […] read more
Black Women Rock the Vote in Alabama!

Black Women Rock the Vote...

Wed 13 Dec, 2017

Oh yes! Shout out to my strong beautiful black women! Thanks to their persistence and hard work in Alabama, Doug Jones defeated Roy Moore in the senate race on Tuesday.  Symone Sanders, a Democratic Strategist, makes it clear this victory would not have been possible otherwise. “Black women have been absolutely clear in their support […] read more
Modern American Slavery Exists

Modern American Slavery Exists

Thu 30 Nov, 2017

Please don’t get it twisted, just because you are not driving by fields of Americans picking cotton and harvesting grain does not mean this country is not benefiting from the labor of oppressed people. This system of profit is unfortunately engrained into the fiber of this nation. Amerikkka would not be the “great” country it […] read more
Honoring Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s First Elected Female President

Honoring Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s...

Wed 18 Oct, 2017

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was born in Monrovia, Liberia October 29, 1938.  She married in 1955 and, in 1961, travelled with her husband to the US, where she studied economics at Harvard University and other institutions. After her return to Liberia, she worked for the government, including as the Minister of Finance, prior to the military […] read more
Eddie Griffin Takes a Knee

Eddie Griffin Takes a Knee

Mon 25 Sep, 2017

Eddie Griffin took a knee at the NRG Arena in Houston, Texas on September 23, 2017 in solidarity with those who are fighting against police brutality towards African Americans, and for our right of freedom of speech and peaceful protest. History is in the making Team Griffin. NFL, NBA and NBL players, coaches, and even […] read more

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