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About wmckenzie95

I am passionate about travel and learning about other cultures. On my free time, I love to listen to music and watch movies. Some countries that I really want to visit are Japan and France.

Kendrick Lamar Becomes First Hip-Hop Artist to Win Pulitzer Prize

Kendrick Lamar became the first hip-hop artist to win a Pulitzer Prize.  It is a great honor because hip-hop can become a driving force towards creating change in the lives of the youth if it is channeled in the proper … Continue reading

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The Day that Revolutionized American Fashion Forever

Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution was a brilliant documentary showcasing the unique greatness of American fashion.  It proved to be a fierce competition between the French and American designers.  Before 1973, France was considered to be one of the top … Continue reading

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Black Panther Redefines Images of Blacks on Film

  Black Panther was a fantastic film that portrayed black people in a positive way showing the rich history and wealth of Wakanda, a fictional African technologically-advanced nation. Recently, it has just grossed over a billion dollars worldwide.  I strongly … Continue reading

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Erykah Badu Stirs Up Controversy Again Over Hitler Remark

Erykah Badu attends an event at Milk Studios in Los Angeles in 2015. (Faye Sadou/UPA/Retna Ltd./MediaPunch/IPX)   Recently, singer Erykah Badu has stirred up controversy stating that Adolf Hitler was a good person.  I respect her as an artist because … Continue reading

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Celebrating Triumph Over Tragedy

Antwone Fisher is a compelling film that parents should watch with their children.  It tells the story of a young man determined to overcome his emotional abuse and anger issues.  His story needed to be told because many children are … Continue reading

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One story that has made major headlines this year is the sexual misconduct charges against film producer Harvey Weinstein.  I am not surprised many actresses in Hollywood came out publicly to announce their mistreatment by this man.  Some actresses affected … Continue reading

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Get Ready for The Adventure of a Lifetime with Top Gun

  Top Gun is one of my all-time favorite films.  If I had to rate this film from 0(worst) to 10(best), I would give it a 10/10.  Everything about Top Gun makes it spectacular to watch even after its release … Continue reading

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