|Location||ciudad de los frijoles, MA|
|Introduction||For the folks who are always asking me what's going down in Beantown.
|Interests||arts. education. activism. fashion.|
|Favorite Movies||the matrix. a bronx tale. enter the dragon. the color purple. ninja scroll. lord of the rings. style wars. star wars. scarface. malcolm x. crooklyn. do the right thing. school daze. fight club. amelie. auntie mame. city of god. crouching tiger hidden dragon. purple rain. fame. black is...black ain't. cleopatra jones. cooley high. beat street. blade. eve's bayou. imitation of life. hollywood shuffle. memento. spirited away. to kill a mockingbird. american beauty. eternal sunshine of the spotless mind. the wiz. hero. alien. predator. the sixth sense. unbreakable. signs. the village. glory. shrek. snatch. the crow. finding nemo. akira. fahrenheit 9/11. bowling for columbine. blue eyed. rosewood. wild style. when we were kings. ong bak. tsotsi. akeelah and the bee. v for vendetta. batman begins. snakes on a plane. pursuit of happyness. children of men. blood diamond. 300. the day after tomorrow. an inconvenient truth.|
|Favorite Music||hiphop -outkast. atcq. the roots. common. pac. biggie. wutang. special ed. run dmc. lauryn. fugees. latifah. mos def. krs-one. rakim. monie love. kane. epmd. kanye. talib. dead prez. medusa. nwa. yo yo. justice leeg. goodie mob. busta. de la. roxanne shante. nas. jean grae. pete rock. gnarls barkley. pharoahe monch. dilla (r.i.p.). jazz -dizzy. miles. coltrane. billie. monk. bird. vaughn. phyllis. duke. cassandra. round midnight... soul/blues/rock etc -stevie. prince. etta. nina. chaka. dionne. diana. marvin. james. michael. erykah. d'angelo. jill. jazzyfatnastees. meshell. fiona. lenny. otis. donny. curtis. and the list goes "on and on like erykah or etcetera..." © common.|
|Favorite Books||some answered questions. the seven valleys. the bible. the qur'an. the bhagavad-gita. one hundred years of solitude. pedagogy of the oppressed. parable of the sower. caucasia. the dark tower. kindred. the between. the good house. subway art. yes, yes y'all. can't stop won't stop. bomb the suburbs. no more prisons. stupid white men. the best of simple. notes of a native son. revolutionary notes. liza lou and the yeller belly swamp. the prisoners wife. the bonesetter's daughter. mona in the promised land. how the garcia girls lost their accents. when i was puerto rican. soledad. the funny little woman. don't you remember. tikki tikki tembo. blackbook sessions. fortress of solitude. the lovely bones. almost a woman. america. how to get stupid white men out of office. asian american x. they came before columbus. the african origin of civilization. collapse. the world and africa. racial unity: an imperative for social progress. olya's story.|