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25 Racist Photos From The Past That Will Make You Cringe in Horror - classic black celebrities blogs iblackvoices - iBlackVoices

John Aghadiuno | 2/15/2017 | History | Racism

25 Racist Photos From The Past That Will Make You Cringe in Horror

Jim Crow was the name of the racial caste system which operated primarily, but not exclusively in southern and border states, between 1877 and the mid-1960s. Jim Crow was more than a series of rigid anti-black laws. It was a way of life. Under Jim Crow, African Americans were relegated to the status

Meet the beautiful Melanin Goddess Lolita Model "The Black Hannah Montana"

Different is beautiful. Diversity is beautiful. The more models who come onto the scene and embrace their differences and uniqueness, the more beauty's definition expands and grows. Lolita is an African American model known for her stunning and dark features. She calls herself the Black Hannah M

Obama family most-desirable neighbor for 2017

Is your neighbor annoying? Turns up the tunes to 11? Peels out of the driveway in a back-firing hot rod? Turn up his nose at your home improvements? That sounds bad. But, as we have reported before, there are bigger problems a neighbor can cause that actually reduce not only your quality of li

The secret history of black Santas

America's biggest shopping mall grabbed headlines this week by hiring its first African-American Father Christmas. But black Santas have been around for a lot longer than you might think - and even played a role in the civil rights struggles of the 1960s. "Everything that Santa represents

How to Stage a Career Comeback Like Muhammad Ali

Former boxer Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74. Born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. and named the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time by ESPN, he was the first three-time heavyweight champion, with 37 knockouts to his credit. But Ali was a lot more than just a guy who could punch—among other thi

D. Smith - Black, Transgender, Talented And Fearless

Talented, fearless, provocative and groundbreaking describe D.Smith in a few words. This Miami-born, Brooklyn-bred Grammy Award winning producer turned artist has worked with some of the best, including Andre 3000, Ne-Yo, Lloyd, Ciara, Keri Hilson, Monica, Fantasia, Estelle, Janelle Mona&#

Photo Gallery of Black Celebrities

Here is my list of favorite black celebrities. Feel free to add yours.

Michelle Obama shuts down Internet Wearing a Vera Wang dress for China state dinner - classic black celebrities blogs iblackvoices - iBlackVoices

Tosin | 11/6/2015 | Politics | Obama

Michelle Obama shuts down Internet Wearing a Vera Wang dress for China state dinner

First lady Michelle Obama chose a dress by a Chinese-American designer for Friday’s White House dinner for Chinese President Xi Jinping. Mrs. Obama wore a black, off-the-shoulder mermaid gown by Vera Wang for the occasion. Fitted, with sheer sleeves, it skimmed the floor with its tulle flounce. Mrs

Black Lives Matter - Not a Moment, a Movement

All #BlackLivesMatter.  This is Not a Moment, but a Movement #BlackLivesMatter was created in 2012 after Trayvon Martin’s murderer, George Zimmerman, was acquitted for his crime, and dead 17-year old Trayvon was post-humously placed on trial for his own murder. Rooted in the experiences