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Fashion This Week in Ankara

So over the weekend and the Holidays, we’ve come across lovely Ankara Styles that caught our attention and we couldn’t miss the opportunity of sharing it with you either.

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The black people in the Middle of Nowhere: The lost community of Amber Valley, AB

Kenny Edwards was only trying to buy a few tins of chewing tobacco at an Oklahoma store, but within seconds he could see that he was unnerving the clerks behind the counter.

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Afeni Shakur: Mother of The Late Tupac Shakur Dies At 69, official has confirmed

Marin County has confirmed the passing Of Afeni Shakur on Twitter. She was a former member of the Black Panthers Party and a Civil Rights Activist, She was the mother of late Tupac Shakur who passed in 1996 selling 75 million records worldwide. 11 more words

Afeni Shakur

Colored Conscious and Christian

First things first, I love God with all my heart. Without Him I am nothing.

I also consider myself to be “conscious” of this world and the truths of it. 519 more words

Black Culture

Larry Wilmore proved just how uncomfortable white people still are with race — Quartz

This year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner made one thing clear: sometimes it’s good to feel uncomfortable. Measured by that standard alone, the remarks from US president Barack Obama and Nightly Show host Larry Wilmore surely exceeded expectations.

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Their Eyes Were Watching God

Read 01/05/2016-02/05/2016

Rating: 4 stars

Read as a May BOTM for the Goodreads 1001 Books group

LibraryThing review

Shame on me, but I hadn’t heard of… 2,321 more words

Book Review

Why Every Man Needs a Side Chick. 

“I’ve been happily married for 15 years and I’ve had a girlfriend for 20.”

It’s a bright, cool, crisp Wednesday afternoon as I walk across the concrete structure of federal property to my day job. 1,615 more words