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Growing up an "Oreo" in America

Now this is a story all about how my life was flipped turned upside-down….


I’ve always lived this life. Nothing has changed, and the new normal, has always been for me, in a sense, just like every other african american in america. 1.376 palabras más



The personal nickname of celebrity Oprah Winfrey revealed on a 1997 Valentine’s Day segment entitled “Girlfriends” on her syndicated talk show THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW/SYN/19862011. 88 palabras más



The first name of Oprah Winfrey, the successful host of the syndicated talk show THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW/SYN/1986-2011.

Oprah Winfrey actually got her first name by mistake. 62 palabras más


The Emancipation of the Black Athlete

When Colin Kaepernick first took a knee during the National Anthem, he did so to raise the conversation of black genocide at the hands of the state. 589 palabras más

How are you ID-dressed?

Different cultures come with different ideas and modalities. When we visit each other, we have the privilege to adapt, accommodate and exchange values.

As Africans, we most times forget our values & culture, and who we are, hence we embrace other cultures and dump ours out. 177 palabras más


Learning empathy through stories

St. Louis is boiling over with anger again. After Ferguson and Michael Brown, there is Jason Stockley and Anthony Lamar Smith. Or rather, Anthony Smith was . 446 palabras más

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