Category Archives: Art

Artistry, Photography, and Poetry – Roman Sakovich

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I came across these photos while surfing the web and decided to share them since they were so captivating. Created by London-based photographer Roman Sakovich,¬†Half gives us a glimpse of the drastic visual differences that substance abuse can cause. What … Continue reading

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Hackers, and Facebook, and Wikileaks OH MY

“I love the idea of young smart people taking on an institution” EXTREMELY interesting piece where Pharrell interviews writers Ben Mezrich and Andy Greenberg who speak on privacy exposure in such a fascinating and dynamic way from the pro’s and … Continue reading

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Black History Month – The Alexandria Library Sit-in

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The Intellectual Revolution presents… Well before the famous Woolworth’s counter sit-in in Greensboro, North Carolina occurred, the first organized sit-in by African-Americans happened 21 years earlier approximately 300 miles away. On March 17, 1939, attorney Samuel Wilbert Tucker and retired … Continue reading

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Black History Month – Ella P. Stewart

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The Intellectual Revolution presents… Ella Nora Phillips Stewart was born on March 6, 1893 in Stringtown, West Virginia. With a love of nature and an exceptional interest in learning, she attended high school at the age of twelve at the … Continue reading

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Black History Month – Andrew Jackson Beard

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The Intellectual Revolution presents… Andrew Jackson Beard was born a slave in Jefferson County, Alabama, and spent the first 15 years of his life as a slave on a small farm. A year after he was emancipated, he married and … Continue reading

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Black History Month – The Tuskegee Experiment

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With February being Black History Month (BHM), I usually try to provide others with information which usually is not well-known. You can look back at last year’s posts and see information about many firsts in black history; the first black … Continue reading

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Not your Brooklyn anymore..it’s MY Brooklyn

BROOOOOKLYN!!!!! Excuse me, but as a new Brooklynite who moved to the city about 2 and a half years ago I loved this place before I even got here and was oh so excited to get to live in the … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Skate Team

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So as some of you may know I am a HUGE fan of urban streetwear/skateboard/backpacker fashion and one of my fav companies is Pharrell’s BBC/IceCream gear. I am also a fan of dope street skating videos inspired by my time … Continue reading

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Dragon Baby

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Seeing as how I have been rather busy as of late, I had a little time to surf the internet and happened upon this short youtube video by Patrick Boivin. As a Bruce Lee fan and a fan of creativity, … Continue reading

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In My Time Machine: John Coltrane – Giant Steps

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To celebrate the latest acquisition to my vinyl collection, John Coltrane’s Giant Steps released in 1960, I decided to post a few videos I’ve been meaning to put up for a long time. As many of our readers know by … Continue reading

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