Melanin is Amazing but I Need Sunscreen?

In the black community it’s a common misconception that our melanin infused skin completely eliminates the need for sunscreen as protection. Yes, our melanin does protect from some UV rays, but we actually do need to wear sunscreen too. Skin cancer and aging lines don’t discriminate. Every skin tone on earth is at risk of […]

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BEAUTIFUL BLACK WOMAN

Beautiful woman this poem is for youFull of beauty and graceRare black Queen sitting high on your throneNo one can take your placeYour heart is full of pure goldNever to be played withBought or soldYour Love is Patient Your Love is kindAlways trying to bring joy to others even when you can’t do it for […]

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GHETTS – BLACK ROSE ft. KOJEY RADICAL

Directed by Netti Hurley An ode to black female beauty ‘Black Rose’ is an anthem for intersectional feminism from grime artist Ghetts, and ruminates on the rapper’s hopes and fears of raising his daughter in a society that regularly neglects women of colour. Paired with black and white imagery from London director Netti Hurley, the […]

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