My Sisters’ Keeper

Recently I’ve taken on reading empowering and entrepreneur type books to a) help build my empire and b) give me a break from scholarly articles and textbooks for school. Sometimes more so the latter. One theme that I keep coming across is the importance of […]

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A Day without Immigrants

In 2004, A Day without a Mexican, was released and depicted the disappearance of Mexicans all across the state of California. Directed by Sergio Arau, this satirical film was meant to send the following message: “The realization that what has disappeared is the very thing that keeps the “California Dream” […]

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Fighting for Our Futures

From time to time, Neta will be featuring professionals, bloggers, and advocates on this platform because as we all know…”it takes a village”. Read what Founder of Ment Up, LLC, Adrian Shepherd, has to say about creating a future for our youth while “learning to […]

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Self Discovering Journey 

As promised, here it is. So….who are you?  What the heck is this journey? Well fellow reader, it’s something I experienced and I’m pretty sure others have too. It’s finding the answer to that question posed and the funny thing is….the journey never stops…it just […]

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Self Love or Nah

Over the years, self love has become an ongoing part of what I like to call a self discovering journey (future post wink wink). Self love is extremely fluid and such a must to grow as a person. It wasn’t until I hit my ultimate […]

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Influencing Public Discourse

 Are there other ways of influencing public discourse that we haven’t covered in the content of the course so far? Although social media is probably by far the strongest tool in influencing public discourse given its potential reach, I think there is much to be […]

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