This week is a huge week in the fashion calendar. We can only attain cultural independence if we utilize our culture, etc to uplift and edify ourselves. We have everything we need to do just that, but we need to begin to learn and know what our cultures are all about. It is about time we stopped aping and emulating useless and different cultures foreign to us(although we should understand foreign cultures) but we cannot be the people of foreign cultures because they are not ours and they are not us. Although now a focus of Brazilian and international media attention because of the negative ecological consequences of development, the Amazon region had long been isolated from national culture. Still, early in colonial times Jesuit missionaries traversed the Amazon River and its major tributaries and established settlements at Manaus and Belem. Both became thriving urban centers during the rubber boom … Read the rest

Dr. Lewinns range of skincare and nail products are synonymous with high quality. “If Black(African) behavioral, social and political scientists are supposed to be incapable of making accurate analyses of behavioral, social and political situations local and world-wide , then Black(African) physicians are also incapable of making accurate medical diagnoses, and all Black(African) patients should seek White doctors. This would imply similarly that Black(African) lawyers are incapable of successfully handling legal cases, and all Black(African) law clients should seek White Lawyers. Stylistically Dumile inclined towards figurative realism, and his nervous but exact lines recall those of Egon Schiele. His artistic materials were often very simple, the drawings often done with a ballpoint pen, as much for economic as artistic reasons. He died in New York in 1991. The recognition which he deserved came to him posthumously, though he had exhibited during his lifetime in many galleries in South Africa and … Read the rest