Fashion is a new trend that is commonly used in different areas, but mostly it talks about the latest clothing and accessories trends. In the hallowed halls of the Northeastern Ivy league campuses, new trends emerged beginning with the trad style. Like the tuxedo, the trad style adopted the traditional style of the suit but was an effort to allow young men to rebel against the strict dress codes they viewed their fathers as having. Despite these dress codes being far more relaxed than anything throughout history, the Ivy league students felt they needed to revolt. Some of us are at loss as to what to do and say given the seemingly overwhelming reality we are immersed into. Many of us,Africans here in Mzantsi, opt-out of our responsibilities to stud, learn and act upon our acquired knowledge. We are simply happy to cost our artificial posts in life, and pass … Read the rest

Have you ever wondered how important it is to establish your skin type? You should only use creams that contain natural ingredients from natural sources. Avocado extract, grape seed oil, manuka honey, vitamin c, water are some of the best anti aging natural ingredients. (15) It is this sharp intelligence that C.L.R. James has applied with tremendous vigour to the historical and cultural problems that have faced Africa and the African diaspora. Perhaps only a small coterie of people would dispute the view that James’ book of 1938, The Black Jacobins, which is a historical masterpiece, is his greatest work. Though the book concerns itself with the events surrounding the Haitian Revolution of 1791-1803, the only successful slave revolt in human history, in an essay of 1976, “George Padmore: Black Marxist Revolutionary”, James indicates that the real reason for writing the book was to show Africans what they would possibly … Read the rest

Born is a leading manufacturer of comfortable and stylish footwear for men, women and kids. Kin Groups. When Brazilians speak of “family” they usually mean a large extended kin group rather than the immediate family of spouse and children. This large kin group, the parentela , consists of all maternal and paternal relatives, along with in-laws. The parentela is at the core of social life and in time of need ideally provides assistance to its members. Such support can also be obtained through ritual kinship ( compadrio ) in which parents select additional allies and protectors as godparents for their children. Some claim that the multiple functions of these extended kinship networks has inhibited the development of extrafamilial organizations in Brazil, such as parent-teacher associations and garden and civic clubs. To Marxists, power implies oppression and therefore, should be overthrown in the name of liberation. The chief targets? The sacred … Read the rest

The terms “Natural” and “Organic” seem to be spreading like wildfire across the store shelves nationwide, creating a lot of confusion about what it really means to be an organic skin product. “If we do not succeed in this, we will appear in the history of the development of our people as the watershed generation that was unable to insure the unified cultural survival of the African continent; the generation which, out of political and intellectual blindness, committed the error fatal to our national future. We will have been unworthy generation par excellence. You feel confident, powerful, capable and above all happy when you wear your favourite clothes. Fashion makes you feel empowered. When you wear what makes you happy, there is a theory ( as seen here ) that dopamine is released in your brain and gives you the same rush that a drug might give you. Which is … Read the rest

When you laugh, cry or show any emotion you activate the muscles in your face. Kapha skin is more prone to clogging and needs more cleansing than other skin types. Be careful to avoid greasy, clogging creams. Likewise, avoid heavy, hard to digest foods like fried foods, fatty meats, cheeses and rich desserts. Eat more light, easy to digest, astringent, bitter and pungent (well-spiced) foods as they balance kapha. Olive oil is the best cooking oil and a little ginger and lime juice can be taken before meals to increase your characteristically sluggish digestive fire. Take warm baths often and use gentle cleansers to open the skin pores. Avoid getting constipated and try to get some exercise every day to increase circulation and help purify the skin through the sweating process. Although everyone in Wales speaks English, over half a million people speak Welsh. Cymraeg, the welsh word for the … Read the rest

For some people a great time means having a party, then for others it is just being themselves and watching the latest movie or reading a book that they like. Healthy skin needs moisture to stay supple and prevent wrinkles, so a fifth beauty skin care tip is to make sure that you use your moisturizer regularly. When you put on moisturizer, always stroke upward and avoid tugging at the eye area. This will help you to avoid damage and keep your skin looking tight and young. South Africa has eleven official languages. These include Sotho, Xhosa, Zulu, English and Afrikaans and most people are multilingual. In fact the majority of children in the world speak more than one language. Children use these languages often based on who they are with at the time and can switch between languages as needed, sometimes within the same conversation. Switching between languages within … Read the rest

The search for the ultimate beauty product that can delay aging never seems to end. eeefvitcxc: Welcome to the Hub above and thank you very much for the kid and very motivational comments and accolades regarding the contents. As you have realized when reading the Hub, I was trying to compose and resuscitate the History of Africans in South Arica. I hope that in a very near date, I will add and update this Hub further to give it a sense of completion, which is still some way down the road. Specifically, I am impressed that you saw and gathered something in it and that to me was the aim in writing this Hub. You are welcome anytime to checkout some of the works and hope to be hearing more from you. That they all play polo, fence, or lounge at country clubs all day: It is true that as … Read the rest

If you have tried various products for skin care and can not find the ones that work for you, then you might need to buy some sensitive skin care items that will nourish and protect your skin. Many people around the world, and if one were to read the comments on the YouTube Videos posted, are very much in-love with African traditional culture, and this can be discerned from their comments on these YouTube videos. It is a culture that has its own identity, style, energy and uniqueness, and is distinctly African South African. It really presents a human face to dance and music. A good pair of quality boat shoes will be flexible and comfortable and fit snugly. Your foot should not slide side to side or forward and back, and your toes should never feel cramped in the toe. The feature that sets topsiders apart from a regular … Read the rest