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April 25 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – April 25 *

1905 – Doxey Alphonso Wilkerson is born in Excelsior Springs, Missouri.
He will become an educator at Howard University in Washington, DC… 592 palabras más

African American History

Carnival in Brazil 2015: Samba School NENÊ DE VILA MATILDE (São Paulo)

Carnaval 2015:

Samba School Nenê

Nenê de Vila Matilde

Samba school Nenê da Vila Matilde was founded in 1949, by Seu Nenê, who died in 2010. 322 palabras más


Spike Lee Discusses His Short Film's Connection To Michael Jackson And More

Source: Rolling Stone – By Kory Grow

As soon as director Spike Lee heard Kelly Rowland’s song “The Game,” part of the Pepsi-curated compilation Beats of the Beautiful Game, he knew he wanted to make an accompanying short film for the song in Brazil. 724 palabras más

Michael Jackson


Tomorrow starts football Mundial, World Championsip. My beautefool coutry’s players are opening with the match against Brazil. I don’t have to be clairvoyant to know that we will suck, so I’m not so much in that euphoria. 392 palabras más

Lost Samba - Chapter 26/01 - Easy riding in Bahia

The next stop was Salvador, where I thought we could stay with a former girlfriend who I’d met in Mauá. Michele came from Bangu, a lower-middle class neighbourhood of Rio, very different socially from my Zona Sul habitat. 1.417 palabras más