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Teacher Strikes

<b>A look at the growing number of teacher strikes across the United States.​</b> <br>Written by: NERDBOXER Staff<br>The public-school system is dealing with a …

School Districts

News That Makes You Say, Why?

<b>​Hurricane Florence: How golf courses are bracing for potential devastation as storm nears​</b><br>*News article from Yahoo!* <br>Written by: Mr. …

South Carolina

Baby Cages: No Really, They Made That

Written by: NERDBOXER Staff<br>For those that like to read up on inventions of the past, you may have come across some idea that left you in a state of …

Inventions

Remembering Leonard Deadwyler

Written by: NERDBOXER Staff<br>​Imagine being a father during a time that cell phones did not exist; frantically driving through traffic because your …

Los Angeles

Reading and the Distractions That Arise

<i>"The worst type of individual is the stranger who sees you reading, sits right next you and begins to ramble on about the most intelligent (extreme</i> …

NERDBOXER Book Review: Soul on Ice

Written By: Mr. Christopher<br>​Once again, its time to review another book I found tucked away in an old bookstore in Albany Oregon. Shocked that this …

Women of Color

Marijuana Addiction: Yes, it is a Thing

​Written by: Mr. Christopher<br>In 2018, United States is going through an epidemic of drug use. Liquid codeine, pain pills, heroine and crystal …

African-American News

Forgiveness in Hip Hop

Written By: Mr. Christopher<br>​Hip Hop has always been a competitive genre. Since the days of Run-DMC in the 1980s, lyrical sparring has been prevalent …

Rap & Hip-Hop

When Mother Nature Humbles Mankind

A look at how hurricane Florence power has brought the American people back to reality... <br>Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>It’s hurricane season again. And …

Is Serena Williams a Sore Loser??

​Sore loser - a person who becomes very upset or angry when he or she loses a game, contest, etc.<br>Written By Mr. Christopher<br>​<br>​It is a term that was …

Tennis

Is American Patriotism A Prejudice Act??? Part 1

​Written By: Mr. Christopher<br>​The Colin Kaepernick protests have entered another NFL season. And though he is not playing, his presence is still felt …

Pledge of Allegiance

When the Booty No Longer Matters

Written By: Mr. Christopher<br>Boys who were raised in the 1980’s grew up during a strange time. A shift from a patriarchal family structure began to …

Black Man Fired for Not Accepting a Payoff

​“They are not bullshitting!” “They”— referring to management — “thought they was gonna play with these amigos, and they said, ‘aw yeah, we rise …

Put Together a Daily Ritual

Written By: Tonderai Magaya<br>Starting the day on a positive note usually means the entire day will unfold in a positive way, too. The positive mindset …

Lies and Luck Don’t Work

There is no room for anything other than total honesty, integrity, respect and trust in business. That means both honesty with yourself, and with …

NERDBOXER Book Review

<b>Those of you with shopping addictions and/or bad spending habits should take some time to read this.</b><br>Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>​For some, financial …

Install Goals

As a business leader or high-performing employee, goals give you focus, direction, and a reference point to make decisions by, and a target to work …

Learn To Forgive Yourself and Others

​In order to live a healthy life both mentally and physically, one must learn to forgive. <br>Written By: Tonderai Magaya<br>Forgiveness allows an individual …

Young Black Males Take Initiative

Occasionally, the youth takes a major step in bettering himself. Sometimes, that initiative inspires a movement that humbles adults. A perfect …

The Innocent Spouse In Tax Trouble

Did you know that the actions of your spouse can have severe consequences that could affect you if you file jointly during tax time? <br>Written By: …

ATT Overpays Pension Holders. Hires a Collection Agency

ATT overpaid some former employees on their pensions. Now the corporate giant has hired a collection agency to recoup the money.<br>Written By: NERDBOXER …

Harvey Weinstein: "It Was Consensual"

Is the Harvey Weinstein case another example of false rape allegations?<br>Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>​“I love you. I always do,” “But I hate feeling …

Intense Segregation Is Returning to Boston's Public Schools, Report Finds

Boston is the latest city that is facing resegregation in its school system, an issue that many education advocates and experts say can intensify …

5 years after Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg's famous book told women to 'lean in,' it appears that advice might do more harm than good

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg changed the whole conversation around women in the workplace with just two words: "Lean in."<p>The Facebook COO's famous 2013 book encouraged women to hone their negotiation tactics, strive to fill leadership roles at work, and tackle their professional lives full-throttle. …

*NERDBOXER Artist Highlight*

~ LENORE ~ Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>​<br>Today we are highlighting a Talented artist by the name of Lenore (Pronounced Len - Nor). He is from the …

Lebron James Takes The Initiative???

Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>Future NBA hall of famer Lebron James announced that he is opening a school in his home state of Ohio. The news comes on …

Jealous American Adults

Written By: Mr. Christopher<br>A look at a disgusting trend targeting American children who are taking the initiative.<br>​The state of New York forced a …

From Misogyny to No Men Allowed

Written By: NERDBOXER Staff<br>​The feminist movement has taken yet another turn down the negative road of division. This time, it’s in the form of an …

Find Out Your Passions and Then Do That

Written By: Tonderai Magaya<br>​Working on something that one is passionate about gives the mind and body that extra boost needed to get the task done …

AVOID NEGATIVE THINKING

By: Tonderai Magaya <br>When you begin using positive affirmations in your daily routine, avoiding negative thoughts is just as crucial. Even though this …