For the brothers who read this blog

For the brothers who read this blog

Here’s something from Francis in Brazil: We Black people always want a hairstyle that is attractive, easily, economically and quickly maintained, that involves no chemical treatments or heating, and that allows us to participate in water sports without turning into a pumpkin. We discussed this earlier in an article entitled, “Free Your African Hair.” Now, …

Film Night in London – Sisters in Law

Film Night in London – Sisters in Law

African Film and Meditation Evening You are warmly invited to attend this free introductory meditation event for the African Caribbean community. This is an excellent opportunity to learn one of the meditation practices we offer, for calming and focusing your mind and opening your heart. Beginners are welcome, as are those with more experience who …

Black Europe: Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations. June 15th-26th 2008

Black Europe: Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations. June 15th-26th 2008

Visit the website, This course is a collaboration between the Universiteit van Amsterdam, the VU University Amsterdam and NiNsee, the National institute for the Study of Dutch Slavery and its Legacy. Course Description A multitude of discourses have emerged relative to the internationalism of Blacks worldwide and particularly in the Americas, but the prominence and …

The Women of the African Diaspora website is All About You!

The Women of the African Diaspora website is All About You!

The Women of the African Diaspora website will launch new features early next year and is looking for submissions from sisters around the world for the following categories: MARKETPLACEAre you a sister with a business? We want to highlight you. Send the following information to info(at)aesn.eu with Marketplace in the subject line:1. name of buinsess/service …

Concert of Duke Ellington’s Sacred Music in Brussels

Concert of Duke Ellington’s Sacred Music in Brussels

Eric Jassin, Echevin et Pr??sident de l???asbl Atrium Saint-Josse, le Conseil d???Administration de l???asbl Atrium et Bertrand van Hoorebeke, Manager Atrium Saint-josse ont le plaisir de vous convier au Sacred Duke Ellington Concert Ch??ur ??? Big Band ??? Soprano – Claquettes Le dimanche 23 d??cembre 2007, ?? 19h00 Eglise de Saint-Josse / Place Saint-Josse Info …

Rajul Paris is participating-A Parisien Multi-ethnic Expo Design Entrepreneuriat Fair

Rajul Paris is participating-A Parisien Multi-ethnic Expo Design Entrepreneuriat Fair

15 to 16th December 2007 From 11am to 7pm Rencontres Eph??m??res: A Parisien Multi-ethnic Expo Design Entrepreneuriat Fair Rencontres Eph??m??res organize regularly friendly Design Entrepreneuriat Expo ???vente priv??e with young creators, designers, artists or entrepreneurs in the influences of multi – ??thniques. Centre Momboye – 25 Rue Boyer – Paris 20??me 25 rue Boyer – …

Laura Flessel, Olympian Fencer

Laura Flessel, Olympian Fencer

Laura Flessel-Colovic (born November 6, 1971 in Pointe-??-Pitre) is a French ??p??e fencer. She is currently number one on the all-time list of French female Winter or Summer Olympic medal winners with five medals, two more than those on joint second place: Micheline Ostermeyer, Marielle Goitschel, Pascale Trinquet-Hachin, Perrine Pelen, Anne Briand-Bouthiaux, Marie-Jos?? P??rec, Jeannie …

How Did I Miss This Story? – You’re worth it – if white. L’Oreal guilty of racism

How Did I Miss This Story? – You’re worth it – if white. L’Oreal guilty of racism

The French campaign group SOS Racisme brought the case against L’Or??al, the world’s largest cosmetics firm, over the campaign in 2000. Garnier France sought saleswomen to demonstrate the shampoo line Fructis Style in supermarkets outside Paris. They sought young women to hand out samples and discuss hairstyling with shoppers. In July 2000, a fax detailing …

Rajul Paris – Rachel Hampton Is Doing Her Handbag Design Thing In Paris

Rajul Paris – Rachel Hampton Is Doing Her Handbag Design Thing In Paris

My name is Rachael Hampton. I am a Artistic Directeur / Graphic Designer / Photographer / Designer , of American nationality. I move to france in 1999. Started my own Graphic Design Studio in 2003 www.ardephwerk.fr I think outside the box and I don???t follow trends nor seasons. I???m more of a right here right …

U.S. Democrats Reach Out for Minority Delegates Overseas

U.S. Democrats Reach Out for Minority Delegates Overseas

Under party rules of diversity, Democrats Abroad is working to ensure inclusion of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans and Asian-Pacific Americans, as well as Gays and Lesbians, Youth and People with Disabilities. ???Democrats encourage the participation of all Americans at home and abroad,??? says Christine Schon Marques, International Chair of Democrats Abroad. ???By offering an online …

Brief Look At Swedish Pop Group Afro-Dite

Brief Look At Swedish Pop Group Afro-Dite

F??rglada, meriterade och folkk??ra tog vi dem i v??ra hj??rtan. Colorful, well known and loved by their audience we took them to our hearts. If??rda glittriga kl??nningar vann denna glamour??sa grupp Melodifestivalen 2002 med “Never Let It Go”, den f??rsta engelskspr??kiga vinnaren i den svenska finalen. Kl??derna kom att skapa ett nytt ord p?? de …

London Schools and the Black Child Education Conference

London Schools and the Black Child Education Conference

London Schools and the Black Child is the major education conference concerned with closing the achievement gap in London for African-Caribbean heritage children. The 2007 conference will reflect on the major achievements so far and identify strategies to address the challenges that remain. Date: Saturday 8 December 2007Time: 9am to 5.30pmLocation: The Queen Elizabeth II …