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The Struggle of Feeling Left Behind: A YouTube Live Conversation

  It's 2 years later and this post is so bittersweet... I shared my struggle of feeling left behind by my peers in terms of my career, finances and love life. Fast forward to 2019 and the feeling is not...

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Deconstructing Patriarchal Theology by Pastor Mente

[caption id="attachment_3875" align="aligncenter" width="461"] Photo Cred: Afropunk online[/caption]   Manhood has been a subject of discussion in recent times.  With the emergence of Feminism, boys or men have become even more conscious about what being a man means.   I...

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The Black Panther Aftermath: A Reflection of Our Shared Truth by Lerato Oguntoye

[caption id="attachment_3819" align="aligncenter" width="453"] Photo Cred: Davatka[/caption] A few of months ago I was on Twitter and saw a tweet of a group of Black ladies, based in the United States, wearing African inspired attire with the caption, “Wakanda Forever”....

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What Anchors You? by Larissa Subira

[caption id="attachment_3791" align="aligncenter" width="457"] Photo Cred: Thoughtful Tattoos online[/caption] May is a month of celebration on the continent of Africa. “Why?”, you may ask. Well on the 25th of May 1963 the Organization of African Unity, now the African Union,...

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In Relationship With My Natural Hair: A High Tea Event

[caption id="attachment_3728" align="alignnone" width="5936"] 2017 bAw Natural Hair Appreciation Tea[/caption] Good morning!   Welcome to the middle of a very short week! I’m so thrilled that it’s about to be a looong weekend on this side of the world.  ...

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In Conversation with Thuli Zulu by Larissa Subira

Hey lady!   Happy Wednesday and welcome to a brand new month! We have entered the second quarter of the year and I hope you’ve managed to press the refresh button in preparation for what is essentially a new chapter....

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International Women’s Month: In Conversation with Ancillar Nombewu

  Morning bAwses!   Welcome to our weekly catch-up on all things to do with black girl magic on the African continent

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Cyclone Idai – Here’s How We Can Help

[caption id="attachment_3607" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Effects of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique (Source: CNN)[/caption] Hey Fam   And Happy Wednesday once again!   How’s your week been lady? I hope it hasn’t been all that bad. Mine has been crazy busy! Ever...

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bAw African Love Series Season 2: Culture vs Faith in Relationships (Episode 4)

Happy Wednesday!   I hope the month of March has been good to you so far. I must say on my end it’s been generally good with random incidences like wasps and spiders at my place (shivers). Nevertheless, I keep...

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Be Open: A Breakfast Conversation

[caption id="attachment_3550" align="aligncenter" width="564"] Photo Cred: Afrodisiac Worldwide Tumblr[/caption]   Morning Lady   And Happy New Month

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