Say It With Your Hands

Or With Them Hands When asked most people would say, speech is the most valued method of communication. Unless you are June & Jennifer Gibbons, & you have taken some oath of silence. You probably prefer to use your vocal chords, tongue & lips to pronounce various words & communicate a variety of ideas. It…

Patrice Émery Lumumba (1925 -1961)

#ThrowBLACKthursday Patrice Lumumba was born in a placed called; Onalua a small village in northeastern Kinase. In 1954; He worked as a postal clerk in Stanleyville-now Kinsangani- where he stayed for 11yrs, sprouting his social/political involvement. He became a community leader, organizing a postal workers’ labor union. Patrice Lumumba was fluent in 5 languages &…

3 Youtube Webseries Rabbitholes to Dive Into; Free Tv

Tough Love This 3 time Emmy-nominated web series follows the lives of Alicia, Quicy, Monica, Jordan & Jackson. 6 friends in their 20s; trying to figure out the career-love-live-balance all while living in New York City. The cheating, lies, scandal & therapy included. Tough Love is particularly engrossing due to the style in which it…

Support the Artist

Preview Some Artists You Should Have Already Heard About. SUPPORT THE ARTIST remember, WE TOLD YOU Sure, you’re main stream but we want you in the know. Meet Brianna Perry Who is so sick with a Meek Mill-esque flow & relatable lyrics. But you should have already heard about her. Ms. Perry  has been on…

A Week In Color 8

Gabon Gabon has shutdown its border crossings with Cameroon after an attempted coup d’etat on January 7th, 2019. On Monday, Soldiers stormed the country’s national radio station, seizing power & announcing the establishment of a “restoration council” in the oil-rich country. The public was being asked to rise up ! Against the Gabonese President-Dictator; Ali Bongo Ondimba. Lieutenant…

Tech Talk: Mike “I bring the light” Bellot

Introducing; Mike Bellot. Mike Bellot is what we like to call a Cultural Entrepreneur. Someone who crafts innovative solutions to the problems faced by individuals living within the diaspora. Cultural Entrepreneur: One who crafts innovative solutions for the Culture. So back to Bellot’s technology, let’s talk about it; First we have the Solo Bag. No…

Claudia Vera Cumberbatch (1915-1964)

#ThrowBLACKthursday “people without a voice were as lambs to the slaughter” She was born in Belmont, Port Spain,Trinidad. She stayed there till she was 8 then her parents decided to relocate to Harlem, NewYork. There she spent a bulk of her years -30- achieving black excellence. She was a member of the Young Communist League….

Is “FEMINISM” Really Just For White Women?

It’s no secret how difficult it is to find in depth & tangible information not colored in Caucasian perspective when it comes to pre-colonial Africa or black history in general. However, with the history provided it’s evident that multiple civilisations across Africa already believed in non-binary gender norms with “equality” – at least not in the…

Gateway

I constantly dance around you but you are always on my mind Interesting how we are intimate yet so far away Interesting How no matter how many times we meet, There is always something different about you Interesting How many people have an opinion about you ICVIOP Individuals constantly volunteer insecure opinions, constantly Some would…