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Discussing Indian representation in Bridgerton Season 2

In all of the crossovers I have ever seen over multiple cinematic universes, few of them make as much sense to me as the inclusion of Indian femmes and in a show focused on an illustrious marriage market such as Bridgerton season 2. The Netflix series — Bridgerton — follows marriage obsessed debutants and their…

The isms within the metaverse 

Rac(ism), Sex(ism) — We just can’t seem to get away from the plagued and violent nuances that exists in the “real” world within the Metaverse can we?  Upon my continuous research on all things metaverse, crypto and NFTs, it was brought to my attention that the virtual world is in fact also racist, homophobic and…

ARE NFTs ART? | Is Living on Art Alone Enough? 

Artist Mike Winkelmann, otherwise known as ‘Beeple’, hadn’t sold an artwork of his for more than $100 prior to 2021 despite diligently creating an artwork every day for 12 years and having over 2.5 million followers on Instagram. However, that all changed on March 11th of 2021. Beeple’s NFT ‘Everydays: The First 5,000 Days’ (2021)…

From Amber to Kim: Kanye’s legacy of harassment continues

Shit could get menacin’, frightenin’, find help Sometimes I scare myself, myself Shit could get menacin’, frightenin’, find help Sometimes I scare myself, myself Kanye West, “Yikes” from Ye “The whole thing is just psychically very dark, energetically confusing. It sounds a lot like classic Kanye.” Shares journalist, cultural writer and co-author of Black Futures,…