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White Engineer Allegedly Steals South African Student’s Invention Months After His Mysterious Death

| February 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
White Engineer Allegedly Steals South African Student’s Invention Months After His Mysterious Death

Mysterious Death of Young African Inventor Nkosinathi Nkomo African student from the University of Cape Town died at the age of 24-years-old in December 2017. Just months before his death, he had gained national media attention for his water purification system called AquaRenu. An invention that could help South Africa’s water drought crisis. Questions and […]

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#PressPlay African People Respond to H & M Racist Ad “We Are Going to Fight by Any Means Necessary”

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
#PressPlay African People Respond to H & M Racist Ad “We Are Going to Fight by Any Means Necessary”

H&M stores went into damage-control mode over the weekend after a controversial ad featuring a black child modeling a hoodie with the text “coolest monkey in the jungle”, sparked protests in South Africa. The retailer giant closed its South African shops after some outlets were trashed by members of the  EFF (Economic Freedom Fighters), South Africa’s […]

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[New Fashion Alert] ElevenParis Spring 2015 Ad Campaign Featuring Solange

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
[New Fashion Alert] ElevenParis Spring 2015 Ad Campaign Featuring Solange

  This year Solange broke the internet, wore a cape, creative directed for Puma, and slayed many red carpets.Fresh off her Puma collaboration, Solange is already the face of another brand called ElevenParis spring 2015 ad campaign and she looks fierce. Shot by Kim Jakobson, Knowles, who is known for her incredible style (like her […]

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Source Says Mos Def Was Never Banned From U.S.

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Source Says Mos Def Was Never Banned From U.S.

Earlier this week news broke that Yasiin Bey formerly known as Mos Def had to cancel a U.S. show due to his inability to re-enter the United States. Bey, who has been living in South Africa since 2013, has said that he fell in love with the “good vibe” of Cape Town, but has yet […]

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Banned From America: The Mos Def Story

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Banned From America: The Mos Def Story

The rapper formerly known as Mos Def, Yasiin Bey, has found himself in a very unusual situation.  The details to his situation are still unclear, but here is a meme that sums it all. According to a statement released by Together Boston, a music festival that Bey was scheduled to perform in, he canceled his upcoming shows because […]

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Newt Gingrich: Mandela Is Worthy To Be Praised!

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Newt Gingrich: Mandela Is Worthy To Be Praised!

Author:  Sylvia Burley I can’t believe there are some so vile that, even in his death, they harangue others for praising the late President Nelson Mandela.  Luckily, conservatives like Newt Gingrich are speaking out against this, acknowledging Mandela for his life’s work of fighting against the tyranny of South African apartheid. On his conservative Gingrich Productions blog, Newt […]

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Breaking News: Nelson Mandela Has Passed Away at 95 Years Old…Nation Mourns

| December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Breaking News: Nelson Mandela Has Passed Away at 95 Years Old…Nation Mourns

  Nelson Mandela, South African revolutionary and former president of South Africa has died. Mandela passed away this afternoon, announced by South African President Jacob Zuma. He was 95 years old. There are a lot words that describe Nelson Mandela moral compass, freedom fighter, politician, president, and South Africa’s symbol of the struggle against racial […]

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