Mel Blaine is at the front of the room wearing a lime green shirt, blue leggings and pink bike shoes that match her studio. She’s teaching a small class, but you could never tell. She keeps them pumped with the same energy she’d have if it were a full class. Everyone is sweaty and breathing heavily, but Blaine makes sure they keep pushing. At one point, she hops off her bike and walks back and forth to make sure the crowd keeps pedaling. “Level Up” by Ciara is playing as they do sprints. Blaine is encouraging and singing at...Read More
Byline: Josyana Joshua
Sparing the Rod and
Saving Our Children
Stacey Patton pro-vides a powerful, heart-breaking look at the link with white supremacy and why it's time to stop hitting our children, for their sake and the future of black families. Click here to read.