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Honoring Our Sacred Queen: Toni Morrison

Honoring Our Sacred Queen: Toni...

Tue 13 Aug, 2019

“You wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, you must be the one to write it.If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.”   -Toni Morrison There are really no words to describe […] read more
The Debates and Why Democrats are Passionate About Black Issues

The Debates and Why Democrats...

Tue 06 Aug, 2019

I don’t know if you noticed Team Griffin, but the democratic debates are full of Black Issues, African American Issues, and Issues regarding people of color. Whatever the verbiage or sugar coating being used, politicians seem all of the sudden to be concerned about black and brown issues and oppression. Now don’t get it twisted, […] read more
You Got To Pay Us!

You Got To Pay Us!

Sun 07 Jul, 2019

Thank Black Baby Jesus, the Jesus whom this country’s ideals claim to be founded upon – these mutha fuckas may finally be at least talking about actin’ right. Reparations for the descendants and immediate family of slaves is in talks amongst congress and many 2020 Presidential candidates. Now Team Griffin it’s just in talks, but […] read more
SLS Las Vegas  Becomes the Iconic Sahara

SLS Las Vegas Becomes...

Mon 01 Jul, 2019

LAS VEGAS, NV — On Thursday June 27, 2019, The SLS Las Vegas announced a name change back to the Sahara Las Vegas, bringing the iconic hotel name back to the Strip.  Comedian and Actor Eddie Griffin joined owner Alex Meruelo, the Meruelo Family, Nic Cannon and other VIP guests on the red carpet for […] read more
The ROC steps up for Justice.

The ROC steps up for...

Mon 24 Jun, 2019

Team Griffin!  Good deeds continue to shed light in a dark f*cked up society.  As you may know at the end of May a black couple was stopped, harassed and flagrantly violently abused by two Phoenix police officers.  The couple’s child was accused of stealing a 99 cent doll from the dollar store so the police were […] read more
11 Celebrities Who are Woke as F*ck

11 Celebrities Who are Woke...

Sat 15 Jun, 2019

In a political climate that is going to shit, one can feel discouraged as fuck most of the time. The leadership in this country is beyond suspect, but amongst all these snakes there are a few good men and women in our community doing their best to make a difference and a positive impact on […] read more
7 Moves to a Long Life for African American Women

7 Moves to a Long...

Mon 03 Jun, 2019

First of all let me say I would never disrespect or belittle my Black Queens. So everything I’m about to say comes from a place of love and wanting you and all of us to live our best lives and be around long enough to do all the things we want to do in this […] read more
7 Tips to a Long Life for African American Men

7 Tips to a Long...

Mon 20 May, 2019

This one is for my brothers now. Ladies I will get to you next. Too many of us are dying, or crumbling too soon, and this has got to stop. We have to take better care of ourselves now, not down the line when it’s too damn late. “According to the Center for Disease Control and […] read more
John Singleton: Mourning the Artistic Activist

John Singleton: Mourning the Artistic...

Wed 15 May, 2019

The legend, culture creator, reflector and innovator – Mr. John Singleton.  Singleton mirrored black culture in a way that few were doing at his time. No extras, no cooning just the real experience of being black in the hood. He showed what it meant to be black, young, smart, oppressed, in love, at odds and trying to break through. Boyz n the […] read more
LA City Council Renames Crenshaw\Slawson Nipsey Hussle Square

LA City Council Renames Crenshaw\Slawson...

Fri 12 Apr, 2019

Nipsey Hussle had nothing but love for his community of South Los Angeles, and now an intersection in the neighborhood will be named in honor of the slain rapper. Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson made the announcement on April 9 that the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and West Slauson Avenue will now be known […] read more

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