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What Does It All Mean? — Part 2

The stark difficulty of believing in the promise of America.

/ June 18, 2017

Fighting Distraction

Yes, we have to fight for our democratic ideals. But don't let your work suffer.

/ February 6, 2017

Understanding Our Political Divide

Using social psychology to understand our political divisions

/ January 6, 2017

My Three Words For 2017

The words I'll use to guide me this year.

/ January 2, 2017
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9 Ways To Protect America In The Age of Trump

How to drive away the darkness that's coming.

/ November 21, 2016

What Solange Taught Me About My Blindspots

On staying sharp and informed, even as culture shifts around you.

/ October 30, 2016

Why Luxury Brands Need Chief Culture Officers

Luxury brands learn the hard way: Someone has to be responsible keeping the company in tune with shifting sensibilities.

/ September 18, 2016

Now on Forbes: The Evolution of Afropunk

Voices inside and outside of @afropunk on how the business and the marketplace continues to evolve.

/ September 11, 2016

NEW! 2 Dope Boys & A Podcast

@farflungphil & @_michaelbrooks have a new podcast & I'm down!

/ March 12, 2016

How Soca Is Absorbing Afrobeats To Create A New Subgenre

.@jesseserwer dives deep into the latest transatlantic migration between the Caribbean and Africa.

/ March 10, 2016

Drake Raises The Content Bar

The @nytimes' @joncaramanica on Drake the meme king. Here's why it's important for marketers to pay attention.

/ October 26, 2015