Music Monday: “BET” by HUMAN

By Trina Otero Artist: HUMAN Track: BET Album: GRIND x PRAY Video Production: Jace from A Million Other Things GRIND x PRAY will be a dual sided EP. "BET" is a single from "PRAY." "Grind for everything you need and want in life and pray for the humility and serenity to enjoy the fruits of … Continue reading Music Monday: “BET” by HUMAN

Poverty, and its Facets, Have Been Tricked Out & Advertised as Cool

By Trina Otero There is this misconception that "ghettos" are "cool." There are many misconceptions surrounding the topic and word "ghetto," like the stereotype and projected belief how a person should be if he [or she] lives or hangs in the under-supported areas. [I refuse to say "underprivileged" and I'll have to touch on that sometime … Continue reading Poverty, and its Facets, Have Been Tricked Out & Advertised as Cool

Akosmopolite

Buffalo Soldier – Speaking Truth Through Music

By Trina Otero Wow..Someone posted a song by Matisyahu, and I smiled. I haven't heard his music in two years. TWO YEARS. And that is probably my fault...I have not kept up with his stuff. But hearing him today reminded me why I love his music so much -- he does not hold back -- … Continue reading Buffalo Soldier – Speaking Truth Through Music

Movie Elysium Raises Important Questions About Humanity

By Trina Otero I saw the movie Elysium today, and I have to say that the creator/writer is brilliant [kudos, Neill Blomkamp]. I am impressed and also deep in thought. If you have not seen this movie, I hope you take time to watch it. It is now at the Redbox as well...and I'm sure you can … Continue reading Movie Elysium Raises Important Questions About Humanity