Tiphanie Jamison

I laugh a lot because I am a dork and a legend in my own shower. 

Because we can save ourselves, I want you to meet Tiphanie. The Natives (the Natives are my 4 babies 8 and under Twins +1+1) are sleeping or at least pretending to be… so I have a few minutes before the youngest among them summons for his middle of the night libation. LOL Hey there from …

Decolonizing the Mind – 20 Questions and Answers

News from Power Lister Jennifer Tosch: Congratulations Prof Stephen Small, my UC Berkeley and BHAT Int’l board member! We are thrilled to share this new book with all of you! Producing new knowledge helps to advance the field and definitely helps to inform our tour narratives! The Decolonizing the Mind book is available online.

Call for Abstracts – 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe

Call for Abstracts – 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe

2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe A One-Day symposium | Amsterdam, 7th October 2017 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE ORGANISERS ACCOMMODATION CONTACT SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe A One-Day Symposium Saturday, 7th October 2017,  Amsterdam, The Netherlands In …

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own© Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own© In 2010 the Black Women in Europe™ Blog released its first Power List naming 58 women across Europe in 6 categories. For the past three years the list was …

Black Europe Summer School 2017 – 10th Anniversary Program

Black Europe Summer School 2017 – 10th Anniversary Program

Black Europe Summer School 2017 10th Anniversary Program June 26 – July 6, 2017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands   Now in its 10th year, the overall goal of this intensive two-week course is to examine the contemporary circumstances of the African Diaspora in Europe. We will focus on the historical and colonial legacies of European countries …

Ellen Brudet, Gift Maker: B.W.I.E 10th Anniversary Shero

Ellen Brudet, Gift Maker: B.W.I.E 10th Anniversary Shero

Ellen Brudet, Gift Maker: B.W.I.E 10th Anniversary Shero Black Women in Europe Blog™ 10th Anniversary notes: I chose Ellen Brudet to be a Black Women in Europe Blog 10th Anniversary Shero because she creates strong and playful images that reflect what I see in the mirror. She is an entrepreneur graphic designer who was creating …

Black Wombman Empowered Health Event in Amsterdam

Black Wombman Empowered Health Event in Amsterdam

Workshop Information Black Wombman Empowered Health workshop is a well needed space created for like minded sisters to gather together for honest, open dialogue about challenges to health, spirituality, diet and healing that black wombmen face. The space created is for us to share our stories, energies and heal together. Within this space we will …

Live 12 April: Sylvana Simons – captivating TV audiences in the Netherlands

Live 12 April: Sylvana Simons – captivating TV audiences in the Netherlands

Sylvana Simons was born in Suriname and grew up in Amsterdam. From 1995 to 1999 she presented the radio program Sylvana’s Soul and was dubbed the Dutch Queen of Soul. Sylvana in 2000 began presenting TV programs like RTL Live, TV agency and Dancing with the Stars. From 1999, she presented her own talk show …

Casting Call- Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016

Casting Call- Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016

We are pleased to announce the start of the journey to the 3rd edition of Miss Africa Netherlands (Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016). Are you the Next Miss Africa Netherlands? Do you have the Poise, Eloquence, and Charisma? Are you determined to be a Role Model and Ambassador for Change in your Community? Do you have …

Rotterdam event – Black Hair Expo

Rotterdam event – Black Hair Expo

Hat tip: Afro European Sisters Network 29 maart 2015, Rotterdam The Netherlands Op deze verwendag zal de donkere / getinte vrouw centraal staan. Het event inspireert en informeert op die dag alle donkere en getinte vrouwen. – Workshops natural hair – Make-up – Modeshows – Hair shows – Empowerment – Kids Playground – Informatie plein …

Shaniqua Farrior – Antwerp…what is yet to come.

Shaniqua Farrior – Antwerp…what is yet to come.

In a new series of articles, black women living outside of Europe share their views from the other side. In our third article, Shaniqua Farrior lays out her plan to move to Belgium and why.  I have always been an adventurer. Often time taking on challenges that sometime seem  insurmountable. But, as all adventurers know, the …

7th Annual Summer School on BLACK EUROPE
Gisele in Amsterdam has been running She Sells for 8 years. Celebrate with her!

Gisele in Amsterdam has been running She Sells for 8 years. Celebrate with her!

She Sells turned 8 on May 20th 2013. Therefore you’ll  receive a discount of 10% on hair products, cosmetics, jewelry and gifts in the online shop www.shesells.eu.   The discount is valid until May 25th. Please use discount code Birthday when placing your order website.

Sisay International launches new products for black hair care

Sisay International launches new products for black hair care

Pure Keratin Therapy Mask – Restores visibly damaged without slack to make. Hair Ideal for smooth and shiny hair. Click on the product photo above for more information. And just who is the brains behind this hair business? The beautiful Janine in the Netherlands. Click on Janine’s photo above to learn her hair story and …

Black Pete, Zwarte Piet: The Documentary

Black Pete, Zwarte Piet: The Documentary

According to folklore, Sinterklaas arrives in the Netherlands via steamship every November, rides into town on his horse, and is assisted by his helper Zwarte Piet, which literally translates to “Black Peter.” Black Pete, Zwarte Piet: The Documentary is a film about the blackface tradition of Zwarte Piet, a Dutch folklore character associated with the celebration …

Fatou Bensouda – Powerful Woman

Fatou Bensouda – Powerful Woman

Fatou Bensouda On 12 December 2011, Mrs. Fatou Bensouda of The Gambia was elected by consensus Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court by the Assembly of States Parties. Mrs. Bensouda was sworn in on 15 June 2012. Mrs. Bensouda had previously held the position of ICC Deputy Prosecutor (Prosecutions), having been elected with an overwhelming …

Tia’s Mimosa Handmade Products: First Dutch Company for Naturalistas

Tia’s Mimosa Handmade Products: First Dutch Company for Naturalistas

Meet Marilva Berrenstein: The woman behind the Tia’s Mimosa Handmade Products Brand I just did the big chop after relaxing my hair and wanted to take care for my natural tresses. I started my business as a young student that could not afford all the products that were imported from the United States. So..I started …