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Black Jesus - awaiting a third Messiah

- image by Sarah Jenkins -

Before heading into this very contentious topic I must first disclose that I do in fact believe that Jesus Christ did actually exist and that he, indeed, performed miracles and spread the word of God. 2,769 more words

Black Consciousness

The Divine Comedy That is Kobe Bryant

On June 4, 1967 in Cleveland, a city in the US state of Ohio, some of the countries top black athletes met with Muhammad Ali and eventually held a news conference in support of the world heavyweight boxing champion . 1,392 more words

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Black Power Mixtape

Being a bit of a scatter brain, I am constantly losing things. I have lost keys, student cards and sometimes whole bags. However as I start out my documentary film making career, I couldn’t possibly imagine losing footage. 427 more words

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"I Write What I Like" Steve Biko collection of essays review

Steve Biko’s I Write What I Like is a meaningful text that explores and affirms the ideologies of the Black Consciousness Movement in contemporary South Africa during the apartheid era. 1,980 more words

Throwback Thursday -- Stephen Bantu Biko

Stephen Bantu Biko, born December 18, 1946 and murdered the 12th of September, 1977 was a champion of Pan-Africa and a hero of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa during the 1960s and 70s  while Nelson Mandela was as a prisoner on Robben Island. 167 more words

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