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Welcome to Rahiel.com!

Welcome to Rahiel.com!

Welcome to Rahiel.com! I can’t tell you how excited I am that this space exists. It’s my way of inviting you into my world in....
Deconstructing Ratchet by MrJeffDess

Deconstructing Ratchet by MrJeffDess

Deconstructing Ratchet gives literary life and public voice to the conversations many of us have behind closed doors. MrJeffDess weaves an intricate web of race, gender,....
Remembering a Giant of a Man, Malcolm X

Remembering a Giant of a Man, Malcolm X

Human rights activist and religious leader Malcolm X (El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz) was assassinated on February 21, 1965 at the Audobon Ballroom in the Washington Heights area....
Hip-Hop Royals: The Fugees

Hip-Hop Royals: The Fugees

On this Throwback Thursday, I am reminded of hip-hop royals – The Fugees – an incomparable group of artists and activists.
Happy Birthday Trayvon

Happy Birthday Trayvon

Trayvon Benjamin Martin would have been 19 years old today. “Until the killing of black men, black mothers’ sons becomes as important to the rest....