Within the African diaspora men, women and children have long been shamed for the texture of their hair. Black women especially. Sadly it is not just within the diaspora where this kind shaming has taken place. At Pretoria Girls High School, a high school in South Africa, where the majority population is black, black… Continue reading Afro Hair , Don’t Care.
DISCLAIMER: this is a research essay i wrote for my English class last semester. Jamaica’s art scene over the last 100 years has been influential towards its political landscape and society’s ideals. Sculptors Edna Manley and Laura Facey Cooper, singer Bob Marley and various street artists have influenced major social change. Their art was and… Continue reading Jamaica’s Way with Art.