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HIDDEN FIGUREZ: LILLIAN NGOYI, THE “MOTHER OF THE BLACK RESISTANCE” IN SOUTH AFRIKA

Women have been the face and force of resistance for as long resistance was necessary and Ma Ngoyi is a perfect example of the resilience and diligence that women embody. Born in Pretoria, South Af…

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Why we still need Black History Month in the US

In an ideal world, Black History Month wouldn’t be necessary. But we don’t live in one. Critics of Black History Month aim to extinguish the optimism of black children, writes Morgan [L…

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THE MBALANTU WOMEN OF AFRIKA AND THEIR FLOOR-LENGTH HAIR TRADITION

Near the Southern tips of Angola, reside the Mbalantu tribes of Namibia. Mbalantu women are known for their headdresses.At the age of approximately twelve years, Mbalantu girls started preparing th…

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Europe’z Forgotten History: From Human Zooz to Human Trophiez Displayed in Museum Today

by GARIKAI CHENGU Global outrage was sparked when the Zimbabwean lion, Cecil was killed as a trophy; but to this day, Britain and America continue to display in museums human remains that are human…

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VIDEO: Colin Kaepernick Donates His Massive Sneaker Collection To Homeless

The San Francisco 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick stepped up to help people living in Bay Area shelters by donating his massive sneaker collection.

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Afrikan Originz of Chezz?

by  Daaim ShabazzExhibit at U.S. Chess Hall of Fame on the ancient Egyptian game, Senet. Copyright © 2001, Daaim Shabazz. Dr. Joseph Bailey, II has recently penned an article titled, “Chess Origina…

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