The Roda (Flavor of the Week)

The Roda Before the 2006 World Cup, Nike released a couple of DVD’s highlighting and promoting the culture of soccer across the United States and Brazil. On the first DVD they visited Los Angeles, Dallas, New York, Miami and Rio de Janeiro to feature the environment and atmosphere of street soccer in these various locations. On the second DVD the…

The True Legacy of MLK (Flavor of the Week)

The True Legacy of MLK In 1988 my family moved from Riverdale, Georgia to Suwanee, Georgia. I was six years old at the time and did not fully appreciate or understand the significance of this 50 mile trek from the southern suburbs of Atlanta to the northeast suburbs. Riverdale was a predominantly black neighborhood while Suwanee was predominantly white. To prepare me for this change…