Category «Central/South America & Caribbean»

Womens Month 2017: Naomi Campbell, Alek Wek, Ajak Deng And Their Influence On Diversity In The Fashion Industry

From left to right, Ajak Deng, Naomi Campbell and Alek Wek. Naomi Campbell, an icon, has graced 66 Vogue covers worldwide, first appearing in the late 1980s. Her catwalk is world renowned and can be watched in awe for hours on end. But despite her tremendous success, and being widely recognized as the best and …

The Epidemic Of Historic Amnesia

Last week, Indian MP and author Dr. Shashi Tharoor spoke on Channel 4 News about the educational censoring of colonial history in British schools (interview here). Pupils in schools are not taught about Britain’s colonial past and the atrocities committed. The definition of colonialism is ‘the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political …

10 Places To Donate On International Women’s Day

Today is “A Day Without Women,” and a lot of participating females are not spending money or going to work today. Unfortunately, not all of us can ditch out of work, or have things that we need to buy today so here are some organizations that you can donate to in order to help women around …

Why I Am Proud To Be An Afro-Latina

The ignorance that exists about the Afro-Latino community is all too real, whether it’s from the outside or within our own community. Being an Afro-Latino, a term that came about in the late 70s, means to be a Black Latina/Latino/Latinx. Since Latino is not a race nor is it really an ethnic group, it is false to …

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