So Much More Than Rap: The Life and Legacy of Nipsey Hussle

Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well to pass away ere life hath lost its brightness? – Lady Flora Hastings He was different. It wasn’t just the $100 Crenshaw mixtape or the Marathon Clothing store or the work he did to quell gang violence and promote his beloved neighborhood’s art and culture.  It wasContinue reading “So Much More Than Rap: The Life and Legacy of Nipsey Hussle”

Grantland, The Dissolve, and the Downfall of the Internet

I have a drafts folder full of notes and ideas and topics I think I may want to write about one day. One of them was about YouTube Red and the increasing commercialization of the online world. It was called “The Death of the Internet.” I never wrote it, but that doesn’t mean it’s notContinue reading “Grantland, The Dissolve, and the Downfall of the Internet”