Goodbye, 2016! That’ll do.

As far as the Renegade Scholars are concerned, 2016 was a big year in many ways. We successfully launched a website, a podcast and we managed to get a little bit of a following. Just a little bit (shout out...

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How to Survive an Office Holiday Party

Office Holiday party season is in full effect! Since 2016 has already been one gigantic face-palm of a year, let's all try to end it on a somewhat positive note. To help you with that, I'm sharing a few tips and tricks...

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Being Likeable in 2016

Now more than ever, being likeable is probably one of the more important things to your career and social status. I for one blame Facebook and Instagram. A little bit. People don't really care what you're about, but if they like...

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The Trump Aftermath

It was all good just a week ago... It really wasn't, but we all kinda sort of had hoped that Hillary was going to win the presidency ... Easily. Let the polls tell it, it was no contest. Americans were so...

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The Trumped Up Nominee

Hey, remember when Donald Trump had that weird announcement where he said that he was running for president and managed to offend all Mexicans in the process? Oh and remember when he also said that women who have abortions should face...

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The Kaepernick Stance and the Red Herring

Unless you've been living in an isolation bunker these past few weeks, you must've heard Colin Kaepernick's name mentioned in one way or another. If you're late to the party and you're wondering what all the fuss is about, here's...

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The Lena Dunham/OBJ Situation

About a week ago, Lena Dunham had a real Hannah Horvath moment and was back in the news because of comments she made during a Lenny Letter interview where she was interviewing Amy Schumer. At the beginning of the...

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Social Media Criminals

Imagine if someone's constant posting and sharing of every personal, yet meaningless event in their life lead them to a jail cell.   It may have been the case for three Quebec natives who were recently caught smuggling $30 million worth of cocaine into Australia where cocaine is worth up...

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The Curious Case of Dr. Love

Remember that scene in Catch Me If You Can when Frank Abagnale (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) decides that he wants to be doctor out of the blue? In the next scene, Frank's wearing a lab coat and running the night shift at...

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No Justice, No Peace – Taking a Stand Against Police Brutality

In case you didn’t know, my brother The W and I, are black men. We don’t live in the United States, but we have a brother and many family members who do. For a long time, we’ve feared for their...

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