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C is for Cisnormativity: Straight Men (2017)

One lesson I’ve learned repeatedly about the mass culture that built up around women’s lib: the newfound encouragement for women to present as sexually with-it was often driven by a skewed power dynamic that benefited the men more. 476 more words

Alamo Drafthouse

Episode 12: Season Finale: The Bey Day Party Special with Allen & Marco

This episode is strictly for those who love and appreciate the Queen—Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter. Since America finally got it right and made her birthday, 9/4, a national holiday, today we celebrate her 36th birthday AND Labor Day. 31 more words


Solange Knowles Directing SZA’s ‘The Weekend’ Video?

SZA’s debut album ‘Ctrl’ is one of the most talked about about releases of the summer.

In an interview with USA Today, SZA let us in on a little something thats cooking up… the next video to be released from ‘Ctrl’ will be for “The Weekend” — directed by sis Solange Knowles. 201 more words

Eccentric Glow

Solange Knowles deletes Twitter account after Charlottesville tweet

Beyoncé’s sister Solange Knowles is taking a break from Twitter. The 31-year-old singer deleted her Twitter account. The singer’s last tweet before quitting the social media network Tuesday night was a shout-out to Takiyah Thompson, a 22-year-old who was arrested and charged with two felonies for taking part in toppling a statue honoring the Confederacy in Durham, North Carolina, on Tuesday. 75 more words

Saphrona "Jane" Knowles (1878 - 1955) Genealogical Records

Saphrona “Jane” Knowles, born September 22, 1978 in Wolfe City, Texas, was the youngest of nine children. Her parents were Phillip E Knowles and Mahala Mariah “Millie” Shanks. 693 more words

Genealogical Records

Saphrona "Jane" Knowles (1878 - 1955)

Grandma Warren, Saphrona “Jane” Knowles, was born September 22, 1878, in Wolfe City, Hunt County, Texas, to Phillip Knowles and Millie Shanks. Jane was the youngest of nine children. 1,183 more words


Cranes in the Sky

The song: Solange – Cranes in the Sky

The lyrics: Cranes in the Sky lyrics

There was absolutely no sound in the room. I woke up to the kind of quiet that felt almost dream-like. 778 more words

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