You Don’t Sound… Black - Ousman Diallo
As Dave Chappelle put it, we can easily switch between “street vernacular” and “job interview”. It’s our prerogative and it’s a beautiful thing.
Went to search for the hiring manager of X company and instead found all these negative reviews of the place… Wondering if I should even send in my application now?
Ladies and gentlemen :oD Here’s a first look at the TV show I’ve been working on all year, HITRECORD ON TV! It’s a half-hour variety show with short films, live performances, music, cartoons, and of course, MORE!
Hundreds of thousands of artists from all over the world contribute to the collaborative projects we have going on our site — hitRECord.org — where I’ve been directing each piece and performing in a bunch of them too. Btw, we’re still finishing the last few episodes, so come contribute something…
It’s coming out January 18th, and it’s gonna be on a new cable channel called Pivot. I think you guys are reeeally gonna like it <3
"Stereotypical imagery is hurting both the cause and the people being portrayed. It’s taking away people’s dignity and agency, while creating apathy instead of action amongst people in the rest of the world…Hunger and poverty is ugly, and it calls for action. However, we need to create engagement built on knowledge, not stereotypes."
I’m wide awake after spending nearly my entire day to prep the materials for two jobs I’ve applied for.
Tomorrow will probably be more of the same since I refuse to bring in the new year with the same job… Here’s hoping a hiring manager isn’t freaked out by my first name and actually contacts me if they’d like to see me in person!