This year The Urban Advocate is back in the streets to serve the community for Thanksgiving. The Urban Advocate, along with our promotional partners 97.9 The Beat and Majic 94.5, have teamed up with LD Unlimited, Operation Turkey and For Oak Cliff to provide meals for the homeless and less fortunate in the Oak Cliff area.
It's not much of a secret that parenting in 2020 is much different than it was for those of us who were born last millennium. Things that were acceptable back in those times would be heavily frowned upon, and in many cases, would even be illegal in this day and time. So what effect does that have on the current generation?
We know it's not Monday, but Bizzle dropped a new song to prepare his audience for his new project The Messenger 4: Independents Day.
Over the past few years, there's been an increasing demand for empowering voices of Black consciousness. While there are plenty of voices on social media and platforms given to anyone with a little bit of a following, it all just seems like a bunch of noise. One of the voices who have been able to cut through all the noise is a young brother representing the Nation of Islam, Rizza Islam.
At the end of 2019, most people was excited about heading into the new year. The hashtag "2020 Vision" was all over the place; people had big plans and big dreams about what 2020 held for them. Four months into the year COVID-19 is spreading across the world at a rampant pace, the government is telling everyone to stay in their homes, the death toll is rising, businesses are shutting down and the economy is falling into a recession. One can't help but wonder if anyone saw this coming with their 20/20 vision.
J'Samone's Stiletto Dance Experience has been a staple for women across the metroplex for years now. It's been a place where women can come connect with their own feminine energy as well as connect with other women. This December, J'Samone is bringing in some holiday cheer with he 2nd annual toy drive.
Remon is a multi-media personality. He is the founder of The Urban Advocate.