Category: Black Lives Matter

Artist BRYANTLamont presents the SOFAseries

Artist BRYANTLamont presents the SOFAseries
ART MAKES THE SPACE ART MAKES THE SPACE ART MAKES THE SPACE With studios in Chicago, Nashville, and London, Artist BRYANTLamont of ARTepidemic wants to see ARTeverywhere………. Since every acquisition of an ARTepidemic piece includes a complementary installation, he has traveled around the globe to personally transport and install his art work. Currently presenting his... Read more »

Friday, 6/12/2020: Today's Chicago Renaissanve Assignments

Friday, 6/12/2020: Today's Chicago Renaissanve Assignments
Good Morning! Rise and Shine…In that order. (This was supposed to post yesterday morning at 9am, but there was a glitch in the matrix. I scheduled it and didn’t notice it didn’t post. I was riding my bike all day. Apologizes…I know to double check in the future. Good News…you had extra time to completed the... Read more »

Thursday, 6/11/2020: Today's Chicago Renaissanve Assignments

Thursday, 6/11/2020: Today's Chicago Renaissanve Assignments
Good Morning! Rise and Shine…In that order. Today’s Chicago Renaissanve assignments (6/11/20): What three things are you purging/cleaning today? What three things are you planning for today? What three things are you preparing today? Join the Chicago Renaissance Revolution by liking The RED CUP ADVENTURES Facebook (click here) page, find this post, and drop your check... Read more »
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After Taking a Knee, Black NFL Players Need to Take Over the NFL Players Association #BlackLeadershipMatters

After Taking a Knee, Black NFL Players Need to Take Over the NFL Players Association #BlackLeadershipMatters
Warning: This blog is long and contains a lot of information, but it’s worth the read. And since you can’t watch a new NFL game today, you might as read about the real NFL game. I wish more people understood that Martin Luther King, Jr.’s greatest legacy was not just protesting unjust laws and organizing... Read more »

Today is VP Mike Pence's Birthday...Celebrate by donating to one of his favorite causes

Today is VP Mike Pence's Birthday...Celebrate by donating to one of his favorite causes
Born June 7th, 1959, Michael Richard Pence was previously the 50th governor of Indiana (2013-2017), a member of the United States House of Representatives (2001-2013), and is currently the 48th vice president of the United States of America. In his 61 years on this earth, this self-described “principled conservative” has done a lot. From his time... Read more »

Say His Name: Robert (Bobby) Russ AKA Big Fluff murdered by CPD on June 5, 1999

Say His Name: Robert (Bobby) Russ AKA Big Fluff murdered by CPD on June 5, 1999
At this point, I’ve been sitting at my computer for 30 minutes staring at the blank screen. My last Red Cup Adventures blog was written in December 2019. I just had to write a hearty Get To Steppin’ to the disgraced and fired CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson (click here to read it). In 2020, I... Read more »
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CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson is the ultimate "Good Cop" and "Nice Guy"

CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson is the ultimate "Good Cop" and "Nice Guy"
As we bid a long, overdue adieu to Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson, it dawned on me which stereotypes EJ exemplifies. EJ is the ultimate “Good Cop” and annoying “Nice Guy”. You know the “Good Cop” who’s there to “Protect” you from his partner AKA the “Bad Cop” and “Help” you make the best of... Read more »

Somewhere You Should Go: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Library & Museum, #FollowTheRedCup #WinterRedCupAdventure

Somewhere You Should Go: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Presidential Library & Museum, #FollowTheRedCup #WinterRedCupAdventure
ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM IN SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS #MakeIllinoisGreatAgain (MIGA) This summer my favorite Secretary of State Jesse White invited me and the Governor Cliff Kelley to come down to Springfield to visit the brand new ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY. ALL OF SPRINGFIELD is very proud of recently rehabbed, world class center. If you know... Read more »

Somewhere You Should Go: African Festival of the Arts, Ohio Players & Single Girl Summer Book Signing tonight, 9/2 #FollowTheRedCup

Somewhere You Should Go: African Festival of the Arts, Ohio Players & Single Girl Summer Book Signing tonight, 9/2 #FollowTheRedCup
30th ANNUAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS 2019 Annually during Labor Day Weekend, the Festival grounds in Chicago’s Washington Park come alive in a simulated African village. Attendees are transported across the Diaspora with interactive engagements, vibrant drumming, museum quality and collectible artifacts, colorful and rich handwoven fabric and textile, and other program spaces and... Read more »
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Someone You Should Know: Dwayne Hirsch #FollowTheRedCup #20Slash19 #HydeParkHappyHour

Someone You Should Know: Dwayne Hirsch #FollowTheRedCup #20Slash19 #HydeParkHappyHour
MEET DWAYNE HIRSCH Agent. Entrepreneur. Small Business Advocate. Dwayne Hirsch is a Licensed Real Estate Agent-Owner of Hirsch Network Real Estate-Powered by EXP Realty in Chicago, Illinois and a well-known networking professional and small business advocate. Since 2009, Dwayne has hosted more than 150 events, entertaining, informing and connecting thousands of local entrepreneurs and aspiring... Read more »