black Scandinavia, black Sweden

She’s Swedish-American: Swedish Model Chanelle Törnqvist Is Your New Hair Crush

Source: Photo: Courtesy of Chanelle Coleman Törnqvist / @chanellemademoiselle With her caramel freckles and cloud of coiled brunette curls, model Chanelle Coleman Törnqvist stands out from the crowd of blonde-and-blue-eyed beauties at Fashion Week Stockholm. And not just because of her soft and sultry look. The 25-year-old Swedish-American is a model, blogger, and assistant fashion buyer …

African Diaspora, black Spain

Decolonizing Knowledge and Power: Postcolonial Studies, Decolonial Horizons

School’s in for the summer DECOLONIZING KNOWLEDGE AND POWER: POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES, DECOLONIAL HORIZONS BARCELONA, SPAIN – JULY 2-12, 2018 APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 5, 2018 The International Summer School, “Decolonizing Knowledge and Power,” is an undertaking that aims at enlarging the scope of the conversation (analysis and investigation) of the hidden agenda of modernity (that is, coloniality) in …

Black Women in Europe

3 Things To Kick Off Kicking Butt with Your Finances in 2018 – Ellevest

New Year’s Money Guide Part 1 Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. “There’s no instant formula to greatness here, no “simple steps,” because that’s just not how life works, right? But from my years of experience working on Wall Street, here’s my advice to help …
African Diaspora, black Italy

Will The Real Fleacé Weaver Please Stand Up

New Bravo Show Appears to Borrow Heavily from’s Concept ‘To Rome for Love’ looks a lot like the life work of founder Fleacé Weaver ROME—For Founder Fleacé Weaver, all roads do indeed lead to the Eternal City. It’s why back in 2006 she launched with Bella Italia, the travel club’s signature …

Today – Request your absentee ballot
African Diaspora

Today – Request your absentee ballot

Request your ballot today and start the year off well as we head towards winning back the Senate and House. Remember – Americans abroad CAN vote in midterm elections. US Senate and Representative elections are Federal elections that every American abroad voter is entitled to vote in. Americans abroad CAN make a difference in …