Row Cypher Pt. 2

By Ted Weissberg (See part one here.) …For the next ten minutes there was no one in the room. Phenom was running late and the girl had yet to appear. Finally she showed… Continue reading

Meet Abramz, Ugandan Hip-hop Artist and Change Agent

1. Where do you live and what does it mean to be an emcee where you’re from? I live in Kampala, the capitol city of Uganda. What it means to be an emcee… Continue reading

What Should We Call a Post-Racial Society?

My name is Kristina Toro. I am from Brooklyn, New York and attend college in New London, Connecticut. I’m living the Good Life by using the privileges I’ve attained through my Ivy League high… Continue reading

1 Year of Dreadlocks: A Reflection on Being You, For You

by Emma Jackson On November 25 of 2012, I sat on the floor of my good friend Sean’s bedroom for over seven hours while he and another graciously willing friend backcombed and palm… Continue reading

Row Cypher

by Ted Weissberg       When people ask me why I do what I do, I tell them it was originally to make friends in my dorm. I was a freshman at… Continue reading

Giving Gratitude

By Emma Jackson 11:48 Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 I have been looking forward to thanksgiving for a month or two now, and I can finally say it is here! Thanksgiving is without a… Continue reading

From Dreams Deferred to Dreams Fulfilled

By Roberto Rivera        Early this year Good Life had the distinct honor of being a participant with the Unreasonable Institute. We were able to gather together with other social entrepreneurs… Continue reading

DIY Feminism

By Shauna Tepper           As a Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies major at The Ohio State University, I have had the privilege of taking a class under Dr. Cricket Keating. Similar to… Continue reading

Introducing Prologue the Poet

 Marlon Salgado: a member of the Youth Voice Nation team, an MC/Spoken Word artist from Little Village on the South Side of Chicago, and a student at the University of Wisconsin, Madison on… Continue reading

Fulfill the Dream Freestyle!