An Open Letter to Lisa Vogel and the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival Community From Your Brother

By Lex Beatty This is a love letter. It is also an apology and like all love and forgiveness, it bears the seeds of hope for a new beginning. This week, like thousands of others, I received your letter marking the end of a 40 year journey. 40 is a significant number in many traditions … More An Open Letter to Lisa Vogel and the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival Community From Your Brother

10 Things That I Am Believing In God For That People Think I Don’t Deserve

Over the last month or so there has been a lot of social media rumblings about Pastor Creflo Dollar posting a GoFundMe page for a $65 million plane. People said he was just another money grubbing, cheating, thieving minister. That he was a “prosperity” minister who wanted to dig further into the pockets of desperate … More 10 Things That I Am Believing In God For That People Think I Don’t Deserve

Power and Control: Domestic and Intimate-Partner Violence in LGBTQ Relationships

No one actually knows this story but me and God. Seven years ago I was in a relationship with another woman. She was beautiful, smart and had a great career. We shared a mutual respect for family, food and good times. The woman was also an abuser. I didn’t know that at the time. I … More Power and Control: Domestic and Intimate-Partner Violence in LGBTQ Relationships

Damnyo’s JukeBox Episode 11- Desert Life

Happy Friday Folks! Enjoy this week’s mix from your homeboi and mine Damnyo Lee! http://damnyosjukebox.podomatic.com/entry/2015-02-16T01_21_49-08_00 The Mix: 1. Be Free – J. Cole 2. I Don’t Get Tired #IDGT – Kevin Gates 3. Run Me My Money Freestyle – Reason 4. For A Real 1 – Joe Moses ft. Ty$ and Tyga 5. Food Savers … More Damnyo’s JukeBox Episode 11- Desert Life

Dear Missouri GOP, Do You Want Us to Go Back To Chitlins?

The Repubican GOP recently announced a bill that would allegedly stop recipients from eating unhealthy food by banning cookies, chips, energy drinks, seafood and steak. According to lawmaker Rick Brattin “”The intention of the bill is to get the food stamp program back to its original intent, which is nutrition assistance,” Oh is THAT the … More Dear Missouri GOP, Do You Want Us to Go Back To Chitlins?

Damnyo’s Jukebox Episode 12

Get Your Weekend started right with this week’s episode of Damnyo’s Jukebox! Featuring hot joints from Kendrick Lamar, Jussie Smollet, Nipsey Hustle, J Cole & The Weeknd. http://damnyosjukebox.podomatic.com/entry/2015-03-15T21_19_12-07_00. The Mix: 1. Party & Bullshit – Notorious BIG 2. Bitches and Marijuana – Chris Brown x Tyga ft. ScHoolboy Q 3. King Kunta – Kendrick Lamar … More Damnyo’s Jukebox Episode 12