Broadening the story; Mis-education and a stolen legacy.

Ultimately, we are all Africans. Studies of mitochondrial DNA have proven that all human beings are descended from a small population (less than a hundred individuals) that emerged from Africa, specifically the Rift valley of Kenya about 60,000 years ago. The earliest written religious texts as well as the first documented monotheistic religion also developed … Continue reading Broadening the story; Mis-education and a stolen legacy.

5 Things You Thought Were Black-Owned But Aren’t

BET, George Foreman Grills and Dark & Lovely No Lye Relaxer have a commonality: They’re not as black as you think.   1. Black Entertainment Television If black is in the name, it must be black owned, right? The network was founded by an African American, Robert Johnson, in the ’80s, but in 2003, BET … Continue reading 5 Things You Thought Were Black-Owned But Aren’t