A Review On Hairitage, A Celebration of Black and Afro-Latinx History and Hair

By Cynthia Vasquez Hairitage, the long-awaited event catered toward celebrating and educating participants on the ethereal and esoteric aspects of Afro-Latinx and African-American hair, occurred this past Saturday, February 24. It was a daylong-event comprised of free giveaways, a keynote speech delivered by TGIN (Thank God It’s Natural!) CEO Chris-Tia Donaldson, three circuits of hour-long…

Black Lives Matter @ Rutgers University

What is so incriminating about the Black Lives Matter movement? Maybe it is the same idea that has made black people so intimidating since the foundation of this nation. Or maybe it is the lack of inclusivity of a movement because there is no way black people can have a movement targeted to their well-being….

Shawn 4:44 Thou Shalt Not Perform

With such a large radius of viewers, you would think that no one in their right mind would reject an offer to be in the spotlight at the biggest sporting event in the country. However, one Shawn Carter recently made news by turning down the National Football League and the show at Super Bowl 52 in Minneapolis