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by BA - 11 months ago

Weed and Hip Hop Culture Part 2 - Conscious Rappers - Loudnewsnet.com

loudnewsnet.com - In our second installment on weed in hip hop culture, we take a look at how conscious rappers have helped shape the genre. The term ‘conscious rappers’ will get used often – sometimes in a correct wa…Tweeted by @loudnewsnet https://twitter.com/loudnewsnet/status/1280713218739130368

by BA - 11 months ago

Opinion: Intelligence Reveals Real Threat from China

The evil seeping from the Chinese regime is way underestimated. Now, intelligence reveals more than half their espionage cases come from China. Leftists criticize Trump for his foreign policy. But they refuse to face facts. The Chinese people don’t engage in fair trade. What they do is lie, cheat, s...

by BA - 11 months ago

6 Tips to Safely Flat Iron Natural Hair

While some naturals decide not to straighten their hair at ALL during their natural hair journey, some, like myself still straighten their hair every once in a while to switch it up or for a length check. The truth about using heat though is that it can be EXTREMELY detrimental to hair health if use...

by BA - 11 months ago

Cops Nab Flashy Nigerian Instagrammers

BBC News:- The day after his 29th birthday in May, Olalekan Jacob Ponle posted a picture on his Instagram standing next to a bright yellow Lamborghini in Dubai. “Stop letting people make you feel guilty for the wealth you’ve acquired,” he admonished, wearing designer jewellery and...

by BA - 11 months ago

Wynton Marsalis Shares Statement Following Controversial Rap Comments

stereogum.com - Yesterday, the veteran jazz trumpeter and composer Wynton Marsalis, who has been a divisive force in both his genre and in culture in general for decades, pissed a lot of people off with his comments…Tweeted by @brokenyolka https://twitter.com/brokenyolka/status/1280666932094603266

by BA - 11 months ago

Invest Saint Lucia, Itebpo To Host Job Fairs In Vieux Fort and Castries

Press Release:- In January 2020 Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) and itelbpo—the Caribbean’s leading homegrown business process outsourcer—signed an MOU officially signifying itelbpo’s commitment to setting up a new location in Vieux Fort. About six months later, despite the challenges posed by COVID-19, a...

by BA - 11 months ago

Meet Tia ‘Mz Konnoisseur’ Hamilton of State vs. Us Magazine

Tia Hamilton by Keith ‘Malik’ Washington Periodically I will be conducting interviews and conversations with change makers, influencers, activists, celebrities, sports stars and bona fide servants of the people. My first interview will be with my sister in struggle, Tia “Mz. Konnoisseur” Hami...

by BA - 11 months ago

Businessman Donates Ventilators To Saint Lucia For Use In COVID-19 Fight

Saint Lucia has taken a great leap forward in the fight against COVID-19 following the donation of ventilators to treat COVID-19 patients.  More in this report from Fernelle Neptune: The Ministry of Health & Wellness recently received the generous donation of ventilators from English businessman...

by BA - 11 months ago

Commentary: America is wide awake

delawarestatenews.net - This is in response to Hylton Phillips-Page’s commentary “Wake up, America!” (July 6). Don’t link the Black Lives Matter and the antifa movements together. They are contrastingly two totally differen…Tweeted by @TheStateNews https://twitter.com/TheStateNews/status/12806350186...

by BA - 11 months ago

Joliet City Council meeting erupts in anger over Lurry video

A Joliet Police dash cam video from earlier this year has surfaced showing a police officer sticking a baton in a suspect’s mouth to scoop out suspected drugs while another officer held the man’s nose. That video from late January of Eric D. Lurry Jr., 37, who later died at an area hospital, has ig...

by BA - 11 months ago

RZA Explains His Love Of Art, Compares Himself To George Washington

hiphopdx.com - As HipHopDX reported last month, Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA recently participated in The Monument Series, an art project sponsored by WhenArtImitatesLife.com. The painting, available in 360 reproduction canv…Tweeted by @steventbagwell https://twitter.com/steventbagwell/status/1280631684799455...