Category : Lifestyle

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 days ago

‘The Black Calhouns,’ by Gail Lumet Buckley

nytimes.com - Written in the style of a sweeping historical novel, “The Black Calhouns” deals with broad themes of property and politics, duty and determination; it follows the family’s profound engagements with t…Tweeted by @KembaA331 https://twitte...

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 days ago

Max Boot’s Dishonesty | National Review

nationalreview.com - Before yesterday, my primary criticism of the Washington Post’s Max Boot was political in nature. As I wrote in a recent book review, I found it regrettable that Boot’s opposition to the president ha…Tweeted by @jrojas231 https:/...

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 days ago

Yale plans new history seminars

yaledailynews.com - Next semester’s selection of history seminars will feature several new and updated courses — including a dive into The Troubles conflict in Northern Ireland and a detailed look at the history of the …Tweeted by @realvholloway http...

3 days ago

The Asymmetrical Afro Tutorial On Short Hair

Who says you have to have a round afro, this style was so darn sexy and easy it deserved a ton of love. The Asymmetrical Afro is basically an uneven fro, created using a slanted part and a bit of simple creativity. What you will need: Your fro –...

3 days ago

Birthday Reflections...

Birthday PhotoMy life has been jam packed lately, which is why I haven't posted. My brother-in-law got married last Saturday.& Four of us were in the wedding and we hosted my sister. There was hair to be done, makeup to be applied, and clothes to be...

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 days ago

How the History of Blackface Is Rooted in Racism

history.com - Library of Congress/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images The portrayal of blackface–when people darken their skin with shoe polish, greasepaint or burnt cork and paint on enlarged lips and other exaggerated f…Tweeted by @live_laugh_LO https://tw...