Morris: Kanye West is letting down his fans

Kathleen Morris With albums that discussed everything from the hurt of heartache to the satisfaction of success, Kanye West’s music was always relatable. There’s no doubt that the man has talent. As a producer, songwriter, and performer he’s racked up acclaim with songs like “All Falls Down,” “Jesus Walks,” “Gorgeous” and “Never Let Me Down.” What do those, and so many of his other songs, … Continue reading Morris: Kanye West is letting down his fans

Detore: Colin Kaepernick awarded with with the W.E.B Du Bois medal by Harvard

Daniela Detore @Danieladetore They were barefoot with beads and scarfs dangling around their neck, garments that seemed oddly out of place next to Olympic gold and bronze. Looming uncertainty surrounded Tommie Smith and John Carlos as they took to the podium at the 1968 Summer Olympics. As the trumpets began blowing and the drums began rolling for the start of the National Anthem, Smith and … Continue reading Detore: Colin Kaepernick awarded with with the W.E.B Du Bois medal by Harvard

Detore: After Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation we are set back decades

Daniela Detore @Danieladetore I believe her. Dr. Christine Blassy Ford, I believe you. I write with a heavy heart. I hope I never have to reread the words I am about to write. I hope that if I ever reread these words, that it will be a figment of my past. Our nation has come a far way from the lump that is sitting in … Continue reading Detore: After Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation we are set back decades

University of Massachusetts Amherst football head coach Mark Whipple says his team was “raped”

Daniela Detore @DanielaDetore Do you remember the first time you were raped? When you walked in the winning run in the bottom of the seventh? The first time you lost, 48-0, on homecoming weekend? That time you let the ball get by you into the goal in double overtime during playoffs? Or when the officials made horrible calls that went in favor of the opposing … Continue reading University of Massachusetts Amherst football head coach Mark Whipple says his team was “raped”

Detore: Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination should be terminated

Daniela Detore @Danieladetore Skeletons in the closet. Monsters under every bed. Treason in The Cabinet. Sexual Assault allegations pecking at the Branches. Supreme Court. In wake of Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh’s, run at the ninth seat among other Justices, graphic and disturbing sexual assault allegations have risen pinning Kavanaugh to a Preparatory School reputation of sexual misconduct and drugging girls to proceed in a … Continue reading Detore: Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination should be terminated