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28 Problem Every Black Girl Can Relate To

Beauty Problems 1. People keep asking you whether that's your real hair or a weave. 2. You left the relaxer on for way too long because you want your hair to be as sleek as possible 3. You made the dire mistake of scratching your head before applying the relaxer, which leads to... 4. That… Continue reading 28 Problem Every Black Girl Can Relate To

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Black Folk are awesome because…

  We as black people are always in this juxtaposition of people wanting to appropriate and appreciate our culture. I say juxtaposition because when you appropriate you do the exact opposite of what appreciating does which is disrespecting the culture. I can understand why people are so obsessed with black culture, it is very rich.… Continue reading Black Folk are awesome because…

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Why you need to hop on the feminism train

  First thing’s first, let’s discuss what it means to be a feminist: A feminist is a person (male or female) who believes in equal rights and opportunities for men and women. I have gathered that a lot of people who don’t support feminism have a misconception about what it entails. I have seen a… Continue reading Why you need to hop on the feminism train

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Why is your goal to be colour-blind?-Our differences don’t promote segregation

  I was inspired to write this post after seeing someone tweet about how she wishes someday “we will not see colour”. It reminded me of something Tamera Mowry-Housley said [in response to Stacey Dash saying channels like BET promote segregation and threaten unity] “Networks like BET, Tellemundo, they don’t cause segregation. They celebrate diversity”.… Continue reading Why is your goal to be colour-blind?-Our differences don’t promote segregation

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OJ Simpson Conspiracy Theory-Jason Simpson

If you're a millennial you were most likely introduced to the O.J Simpson trial through series, documentaries and news headlines. This so called "Trial of the century" happened in 1994 when O.J Simpson was tried for the murders of Nicole Brown-Simpson and Ron Goldman. I was introduced to this case in 2013 when paralympian Oscar… Continue reading OJ Simpson Conspiracy Theory-Jason Simpson

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Today is Trump’s inauguration-Jesus Take The Wheel

  Today is probably one of the most dreadful days to most Americans along with many others across the planet. As a person looking in from the outside, the mood is sombre, people are distraught and distress is looming over the next four years of Trump’s presidency. Today brings me back to when Mr Trump… Continue reading Today is Trump’s inauguration-Jesus Take The Wheel

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Why living in a dorm is good for you

  It teaches you responsibility and independence Living in a dorm is a trial run for living on your own post your university phase. You suddenly run your own household and you are solely responsible for all the chores and satisfying your needs. Your responsibilities include: Cleaning your room Decorating Buying your grocery Cooking Alerting… Continue reading Why living in a dorm is good for you