Brittany Burton

Brittany Burton is a News Columnist at Grit Daily. While attending Howard University majoring in Broadcast journalism, she became a writer at Buzzfeed and Huffington Post, which jumpstarted her career.

Chef Enrique Olvera dishes on “food twins” LA and CDMX

In Mexican culture, tacos are more than just a food. They are a way of life. Enrique Olvera took that to heart. A world-renowned chef and entrepreneur, Olvera has made it his mission to inspire his community through his love of tacos and love for Mexico City. The LA Times launched it’s third annual Food Bowl Festival this month, welcoming Olvera to its opening night ceremony. While there, he presented the first incarnation of his praised symposium outside of Mexico City. Together he and LA...

LA Times’ “Food Bowl” Reminds Us Why We Probably Should Head to CDMX for Its Food Scene Soon

Have you ever wondered why Los Angeles has such a thriving Mexican culture? The “sisterly DNA” of many Los Angelenos lies in the heart of Mexico City. In 1969 Los Angeles and Ciudad de México — the latter now known as the pretty bad-ass quartet “CDMX” — became sister cities and this week celebrated 50 years of interconnectedness. To show the impact this sisterhood has on the LA food scene, The Los Angeles Times  launched 2019 LA Food Bowl Festival for the...

Prince’s Estate To Release New Album

When someone inspires the masses, his legacy will always be felt. But when he changes the world, he becomes an icon. It has been three years since the passing of the iconic Prince, but his Purple Rain is still pouring out in American culture. In honor of his legacy, Prince’s estate has announced plans to release a new album on his birthday. This news coming shortly after the estate declared that the singer’s memoir would be released on October 29. Titled “Originals” this masterpiece will...

Davon McFarlane Brown Opens Up On Another Chance At Life In South Africa

Have you ever just needed a new chance at life? But what if that meant moving all the way on the other world? Self-styled social influencer Davon McFarlane Brown turned his dream into a reality when presented with the opportunity of a lifetime. At the beginning of the year he packed his bags and headed to the motherland, via signing to Topco International.  Going from a Nickelodeon basketball standout to a multi-versed creative, Brown is a man who chooses to overcome his slim chances of...