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Still Relevant in 2014: Home Skate

A movie by yours truly.  Enjoy your Saturday while I am counting down…

Oh, and I promise that I’m going to get with you at a later date.


Things Done Changed

Remember back in the days, when niggaz had waves
Gazelle shades and corn braids
Pitchin’ pennies, honies had the high top jellies
Shootin’ Skelly, motherfuckers was all friendly… 396 more words


Africans enslaved Africans

So my Facebook posts get all the way REAL. I go there.  I stir the pot a bit and embrace diversity of thought. This “hot “topic” explored slavery and fallacies that are often prevalent in the analysis of  the institution of slavery. 1,569 more words

Pretty Power


Friday, Nov. 14th, 2014, at 7:30 a.m.,
as this forum features a discussion on cultural identity and complexion conflict in African American culture. 251 more words

New Owners Have High Hopes For August Wilson Center

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Dollar Bank’s ownership of the August Wilson Center for African American Culture, through a sheriff’s sale, lasted about 48 hours.

Now the new owner is a consortium of local foundations and city and county taxpayers through government agencies. 369 more words


Black History Exhibit Dispels Myth

Of the many obstacles that Black swimming culture still faces, perhaps the most daunting, is the very notion that it does not exist: that a Black person enjoying the water is anomalous.

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Ancient History And Modern History

Bank Buys August Wilson Center For Under $2,000 At Sheriff's Sale

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The bank holding the delinquent mortgage on the debt-ridden August Wilson Center for African American Culture is now in control of the property following a sheriff’s sale on Monday. 343 more words