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Family of Skin Bleachers in Jamaica

Published on 8 Apr 2009 at 10:53 am. 3 Comments.
Filed under black image,commercialism,diaspora,fashion,health,Uncategorized.

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Black Folks– ‘Losing Our Religion?’ and a ‘Land of Freelancers”

Published on 5 Apr 2009 at 12:38 pm. 1 Comment.
Filed under black culture,spirituality,Uncategorized.

cross-posted @ kameelahwrites. On March 17th, USA Today published an article entitled, “Most religious groups in USA have lost ground, survey finds.”  The writer notes: When it comes to religion, the USA is now land of the freelancers. The percentage. of people who call themselves in some way Christian has dropped more than 11% in […]

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MC Ed McMahon

Published on 26 Sep 2008 at 12:52 am. 2 Comments.
Filed under entertainment,music,Uncategorized.

While we’re on the topic of rap music (see the last post) I wanted to bring a new track to everyone’s attention. It’s not who you might think – we’re not talking about the new Young Jeezy, here. This song, which was produced by the website Free Credit Report (dot com) features retired television host, […]

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The Black History Front

Published on 20 Feb 2008 at 4:30 pm. 1 Comment.
Filed under black culture,education,history,Uncategorized.

Black History Month is a beautiful thing. It’s so nice to see all of the colleges, universities, community centers, museums and churches putting on programs that embrace African American history and culture for a change. I enjoy seeing commercials, fliers, billboards and other cultural artifacts that validate the Black experience, just as much as the […]

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Happy MLK Day!

Published on 21 Jan 2008 at 6:42 pm. No Comments.
Filed under black culture,history,positivity,Uncategorized.

Today we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr’s memory, his legacy and his birthday. MLK Day is one of only four United States federal holidays to commemorate an individual (the others include George Washington, Christopher Columbus and Jesus Christ). King was assassinated in 1968, making this our 40th year in mourning. While we reflect on the […]

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B-demics in ’07

Published on 2 Jan 2007 at 6:40 pm. No Comments.
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Greeting Blackademics, Happy belated New Year! Now that we’re all done celebrating, I wanted to share some resolutions and new developments that will be taking place on Blackademics.org in the 2007. We will be releasing the Blackademics mixed tape this year, we will give away our first batch of grants/scholarships, and we are adding some […]

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The Blackademics Are Coming

Published on 8 Jun 2006 at 10:56 am. 2 Comments.
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So ya betta watch ya back.

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