‘Have you noticed white people never move out of your way?’ The politics of the pavement By Haja Marie Kanu FIRST PERSONGAL-DEM 20th August 2019 Illustration by Michelle Wong Living in a city with 8.8 million other people certainly has its downsides. You notice them as you squeeze onto the already full carriage. It’s a silent game we … Continue reading Pay Attention
Justin Boykin H2T: You go by a unique nickname, what do they call you? Justin: BarberBoy H2T: Where are you from? Justin: From Mobile, Alabama! Born and raised by my mother Inetta Boykin (TheMoodSetta). I was born September 8, 1989 I’m one out of seven children. I have one brother and five sisters. H2T: When … Continue reading Justin “BarberBoy” Boykin
Men Wearing Hair Units As I scroll Instagram, I'm seeing more and more men wearing hair units. One day I decided to read the comments under one barbers post. I couldn't believe how many black women were bashing the men for wearing a unit! Am I crazy to think that the women bashing the men … Continue reading Hair Units For Men, Is It The New Trend?
I Used To Be A Fan I was upset after watching The CBS Morning Show about how R. Kelly uses young girls as sex slaves. Read the article below: A woman is suing singer-songwriter R. Kelly for failure to disclose a sexually transmitted disease, and she accuses him of sexual battery. Kelly is one of … Continue reading #MuteRKelly
Here We Go Again.... Have you ever heard of David Robinson? No, I'm not talking about the basketball player! David Robinson is another black man who was falsely accused of shooting and killing a white woman. What's really crazy about this case is he is still sitting in prison although it has been proven that … Continue reading David Robinson Another Black Man To Be Released From Prison For A Crime That He Didn’t Commit
Potato Chips Are America's Favorite Snack Before we get to the interview with the Anderson Family, we first need to talk about a little history on potato chips. Did you know that potato chips were actually accidentally created? Did you know that the creator of potato chips was an African American man? Potato chips were … Continue reading Interview With The Anderson Family…One Of The Few Black Owned Potato Chip Companies
Have you ever noticed that after getting a pedicure that your feet start peeling? I was faithful to the pedicure chair, because no matter how you try to do your own pedicure, your feet never look the same as they do when you go to the nail salon! I stopped getting pedicures at the nail … Continue reading Pedicures Bowls And The Health Risk They Carry