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This is the second of 3 pieces I'm sharing from my personal English class blog.

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This is the first of 3 pieces I'm sharing from my personal English class blog.

Standing Rock in America’s Tradition of Indigenous Suppression

Standing Rock in America’s Tradition of Indigenous Suppression

The disregard of indigenous land is an American reality. I cover this country's imperialistic relationship with the Native American community and show the importance of Standing Rock's current position.

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DNC Week in the Streets of Philly: Day 2 Account

I explain why I must actively participate in the fight for Black liberation and why I can not separate myself from the fight to value my life and my community.

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DNC Week in the Streets of Philly: Day 1 Account

I'm in Philly for three days to experience DNC Week. Here's my recap of the Monday, which I spent marching and having fun in the streets of Philadelphia.

Legendary coach Pat Summitt. (Photo: WJBC)

Pat Summitt: The Face of Women’s Basketball

Eight days after Coach Summitt passed away, I asked members of the WNBA's New York Liberty about her impact on the sport. The legend's imprint on women's basketball became clear immediately.

Should Athletes Talk About Social and Political Issues?

Should Athletes Talk About Social and Political Issues?

Do professional athletes have an obligation to publicly comment on political and social issues? Amiri shares the Facebook responses from that question and adds his own opinions to the conversation.

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United Negro College Fund — #BlackHistoryMonday 1

For this inaugural edition of #BlackHistoryMonday, I look at the United Negro College Fund.

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Welcome to RSOM

Welcome to Royal State of Mind -- my newest creation. RSOM will serve as the outlet for my creative expression as a journalist.