Two Visions of ‘Black’ Evil, One White Gaze: Reading Kony 2012 and the Murder of Trayvon Martin
Courtesy of Lady Pants. The delightful creative duo Shala Monroque and Jenke Ahmed Tailly at Paris Fashion Week.
Courtesy of Lady Pants. Here is da man of style and I hope substance (I say hope because I have not yet had the pleasure of meeting him) Jenke Ahmed Tailly at the Garage magazine launch. If you haven’t noticed there is a serious ascendance of black creatives across the arts and fashion, and both [...]
Courtesy of http://theenvelope.latimes.com First time Oscar nominee Octavia Spencer won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The Help.
Courtesy of Ondo Lady. The above picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos giving the Black power salute at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City is enthralling as it powerfully captured a political moment in time. The event was one of the most overtly political statements in the history of the modern Olympic Games.
R&B’s two veteran songstresses Monica and Brandy performed ‘It All Belongs To Me,’ their first duet since they collaborated on the chart topping song, ‘The Boy is Mine’. Both ladies wearing black showed of their legs in similar and yet very different outfits. Monica wore a t-shirt with a photo of her idol Whitney Houston. Brandy and Monica delivered a good debut television performance [...]