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Just saw a post about Black male students deciding to film a short documentary wear suits & ties. Apparently, their ties and button-ups was supposed to dispel the stereotype that Black men are gangsters and thugs. 166 more words

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yesterday was wonderful.

some important thoughts and ideas came to mind. It’s like i woke up all over again. I learned that in the movie “the princess and the frog” Tiana is the only Disney princess who doesn’t wear her hair down.. 298 more words

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The Curious Case of Mythic Racism

I am currently reading Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire. This masterful work lays bare the means by which those who are oppressed must free themselves from the tyranny of their oppressors. 417 more words

Race

The B-Style Babes: Japanese Women and Becoming Black!

I stumbled on an artice-”B-Style Babes: Japanese Women Adopting The ‘Black Lifestyle’” and all I could do was heave a heavy sigh; as in, what’s going on in this life? 348 more words

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“We are in America, where our absence of virtue is presumed, and we must eat disrespect in sight of our sons. And who can be mad in America?

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Throwback! For Those Who Remember GOOD MUSIC!

Hey y’all. This one if for those who remember GOOD MUSIC. It’s Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation and Control albums. I remember when these albums came out…I couldn’t wait to get to then…Camelot music. 8 more words

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The State of Hip Hop: King Los' Zero Gravity II (Exegesis)

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Los aka King Los is one of the most respected rappers in the game right now. Los has been doing his thing since his signed on with Diddy in 2005 and after the deal fell through he signed on again in 2012. 1,638 more words

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