February 2017

THE ALL BLACK EVERYTHING ISSUE

BLAYA

*** Q&A translated from Portuguese to English *** In 2014, I saw a video on YouTube entitled BLAYA AFRO SESSIONS 1 (click play above) and I was hooked! Who... Read More...

TRANS QUALITY OF LIFE

Photography to me has always been about resistance. When fashion photography was my focus it was an attempt to highlight Black models and models of color as not... Read More...

ASHARA EKUNDAYO

Ashara Ekundayo is a cultural strategist, activist, and curator who facilitates the creation of collaboratory spaces where methodology amplifying the intersec... Read More...

DR. GAIL MYERS

Dr. Gail Myers is an Agri-Cultural Anthropologist born and raised in Daytona Beach, Florida. For the last twenty years, she has researched, lectured, written ... Read More...

GLOBAL 100

On 27 January, 2017, social media networks were flooded with reports that Carolyn Bryant Donham, the white woman who Emmett Till allegedly looked at, and spoke ... Read More...

MAXIM THURIERE

Maxim Thuriere is a 24 year-old creative director based in South Florida. Born from a Haitian mother and French father, you can see the influence of both cult... Read More...

IN SPINE FOR FEBRUARY

To some, Black Excellence may be a hot topic, but it is truly not a new phenomenon. In fact, for every documented example of Afro-centric achievement, there are... Read More...

EX-FILES | HU JOHN | CHINA

FACES OF EXPATRIATION – CHINA A Newark, NJ native and first born Trinidadian American, Hu John grew up in various parts of the United States. He went to High S... Read More...