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The Saartjie Treatment: Why Black Women are Still the Venus Hottentot of Today


Tuesday, May 23, 2017

By Aisha Powell “Attention, please, those of you whose greatest ambition is to acquire the traffic-stopping body of Kim Kardashian. There is a less drastic alternative to costly and dangerous buttocks implants… the Kim Kardashian of another era…” Said Ben Brantley on May 15 2017 in his New York Times article reviewing the play Venus. (1) The play divulges ...

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Opposites May Attract, But How Do You Love Your Partner In Their Love Language?


Wednesday, May 10, 2017

By Jamie Joseph Jamie & Isaiah We’ve all heard the saying “opposites attract,” but what does this really mean for those brave enough to embrace someone whose personality tends to clash with theirs? It’s a dangerous playing field for those who may see the flaws as faulty ultimatums--but for those willing to discover the joys of ...

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Life Post-College Graduation


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

So you have finally reached yet another milestone in your life and you are now a college graduate. Before you do anything, congratulate yourself! You surpassed the stresses of meeting major deadlines, sleepless nights, early mornings, lengthy research papers, and dealing with some miserable professors. The question is, now what? You’re now being faced with ...

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It’s Time for Spring Cleaning!


Thursday, April 6, 2017

Even though it’s not exactly feeling like spring outside, we are in the spring season. And we need to start preparing ourselves for when the spring weather will grace us with it’s presence. One thing about spring, whether it is warm out or not, allergies are still in the air. As a person who knows the ...

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6 Ways to Clear Your Mind


Monday, March 20, 2017

Sometimes we are thinking and doing so much that we don’t really know how to relax and stop ourselves from over focusing on everything. We are always thinking about all the things we need to do that even when we’re done, turning our minds off isn’t as simple as flipping a switch. Here are some ...

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Bake It Up With Cake Mix


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Everyone loves a homemade treat. But personally, I am not a huge fan of cake, even though there always seems to be a box of cake mix in the kitchen. So that got me thinking, that I could use the box of cake mix to make something other than cake. A box of cake mix ...

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