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by BA - 10 months ago

Denim Woods Shines With New Home Alone Visuals

checkoutafrica.com - The Zimbabwean hip hop scene has faced a lot of scrutiny for years but of late artists and hip hop heads have been working extra hard and the results have seen an increasing wave of pretty dope visua…Tweeted by @ivormoyo https://twitter.com/ivormoyo/status/1255606819738787840

by BA - 10 months ago

Texas reopening – proceed with caution and common sense

By Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor This week Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order allowing specific businesses to reopen May 1. However, just because you can, should you rush to the movie theaters, restaurants, malls (not the food courts), non-interactive museums and libraries? Yes, many a...

by BA - 10 months ago

Hollow Kingdom

powells.com - Synopses & Reviews Publisher Comments One pet crow fights to save humanity from an apocalypse in this uniquely hilarious debut from a genre-bending literary author. S. T., a domesticated crow, is a b…Tweeted by @Powells https://twitter.com/Powells/status/1255602790702989315

by BA - 10 months ago

Google Makes Its Video Meeting Service Free To All

SAN FRANCISCO, United States (AFP)— Google on Wednesday made its business videoconferencing service free to all users, ramping up competition for Zoom as people flock online to stay connected during the pandemic. Google Meet had previously been reserved for subscribers to the premium G Suite softwar...

by BA - 10 months ago

Two people killed, others wounded in separate shootings

Joliet police and Will County Sheriff’s police on Tuesday responded to a number of separate shootings - two of them resulting in fatalities - on the city’s east side and in unincorporated Joliet and Lockport townships.

by BA - 10 months ago

We Shouldn’t Ignore Systemic Discrimination in China

nationalreview.com - The moral landscape of America’s self-understanding is often reduced to a few easily recognizable landmarks: slavery and abolition, Jim Crow and the civil-rights movement, World War II and the Holoca…Tweeted by @wakabalapakaba https://twitter.com/wakabalapakaba/status/1255592585...

by BA - 10 months ago

The Source |Happy 50th Birthday To Master P!

thesource.com - On this day in Hip Hop history we celebrate the birth of one of rap’s most successful icons. With a net worth of about $800 million, Percy ‘Master P’ Miller is a pinnacle of work ethic, determination…Tweeted by @LaLaKristiansen https://twitter.com/LaLaKristiansen/status/1255591585669...

by BA - 10 months ago

Union Says CCC Reneged On An Agreement By Announcing Layoffs

The union representing workers at the Castries Constituency Council (CCC) has accused the council of reneging on an agreement when it announced temporary worker layoffs beginning on May 1, 2020. “Clearly it is a total reneging on an agreement that was reached as an amicable conclusion to a meeting w...

by BA - 10 months ago

Virtual Cutting Edge Youth Summit 2020 a Success

Earlier this month, students had an opportunity to participate in the Virtual Cutting Edge Youth Summit 2020 hosted by SMU’s Dr. Candice Bledsoe. She also serves as the Executive Director of the Action Research Center. The in-person events held last year were a success, but with the on-going p...

by BA - 10 months ago

How Hip-Hop Culture Correlates with Church Culture

nikemc007.wordpress.com - Over the years Hip-Hop has become one of the most influential sub-cultures to entertain persons of every age, from every cultural background. Hip-Hop has struggled as a musical genre misunderstood am…Tweeted by @NikeMC https://twitter.com/NikeMC/status/1255567149248188421