Pause for this Brief Conscious Break

We break your regular programming for this brief conscious break.... The urban community is being attacked through suggestive language that is manipulating mentals around the world. The clash of historical influences are at odds. One side is justifying their decision making and re-enforcing their so-called historical authoritarian beliefs. The other side is tired and frustrated of issuing out Trust in Hope of a valuable return on investment for justice, consequently surviving a tormented … [Read more...]

Wisdom Wednesday… Why am I a Muslim

"Why am I Muslim?"There's a number of reasons for this decision I can think of. I will say, "it is an innate feeling, for us having a desire for success." Growing up in urban Compton, California the desires for success are high. It has nothing to do with the narrative of gangs,crime, or why I did not win the sixth grade student council election for president; but more of having a stable mental health. After experiencing days of ignorance (Jahiliyyah) which would include; sex, drugs and … [Read more...]

#thePassenger… Conditions and People

#thePassenger rides againI have traveled to and from many locations, and have passed by Los Angeles best sites and landmarks. Between stops I tend to reflect on life's incidents, while staring out the metro's looking glass. On these rides I witness many different types of people and situations. On this journey, I'm reflecting on conditions and people, the way we interact with one another.Not yet on the downtown train... I witnessed several incidents that would raise one's eyebrow … [Read more...]

Wisdom Wednesday …. Urban Life

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urban/'ərbən/In, relating to, or characteristic of a city or town.... and closely associated to African American communities.The word "urban" has also been associated with professionals living in lofts, owning cute little dogs, patronizing the latest boutiques and eateries. Living an "inner city" urban lifestyle, may explain why the Brady Bunch and Sixteen Candles were enjoyable mental escapes. Simply saying, "An urban life is not a normal lifestyle to live."The ExperienceThose m … [Read more...]


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