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I BELIEVE THERE IS ENOUGH.
THERE IS ENOUGH WITHIN OUR TRIBES AND COMMUNITIES TO THRIVE, WITHOUT COMPROMISING OUR SPENDING DOLLARS. HERE YOU CAN SEE PAST POSTS OF ARTISTS WHO ARE MAKING AMAZING WORK THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT!
My soul sis Ami Kim produced a powerful track to inspire those in the fight for #BlackLivesMatter.
“Call Me Revolution” is a 19-minute 'sonic documentary’ that creates a contemporary sound quilt of song and recent speeches in America’s history in dedication to #BlackLivesMatter. With carefully selected audio recordings from J.Cole to President Obama, Angela Davis to Alicia Keys (with some being live show recordings including one featured speech from Erykah Badu) this avant garde piece of work is a new take on artivism, documentarianism, and audio storytelling....
ones to watch: THE BLACK NOISE
ART SAVES LIVES. Here is a way to support art by The Black Noise that does just that!
"Birthed in Long Beach CA in 2010, The Black Noise has proven to be a force to be reckoned with in the indie scene. With intricate arrangements, soaring vocals and honest, introspective lyrics, The Black Noise is a mold breaking creative duo that has been hailed as the future of Soul music. Keep track of all our shows, updates and new releases here!...."
This cover of "Baltimore" by Xenophon is a retrospective tribute to Freddie Gray and the events that transpired in Baltimore in 2015.
One year ago on April 19th, 2015 Freddie Gray died due to injuries sustained while in police custody. The injustice of Freddie's death instigated wide-spread protests, which began peacefully but on April 25 turned violent leading to rioting and looting....
grooming & self care for men
Nature Boy Grooming Products specializes in all-natural products crafted to nourish, soften and assist in the grooming of men’s facial hair. We intend to not only supply quality natural products that work, but also raise awareness of facial hair health & maintenance....
“Alexi and Preston are this generations power couple! They set the example of how to create the life you were born to live while spreading joy, love, and childlike adventure to the world. Simply being around them inspires me to live bigger; immerse yourself this book as it will guide you to create meaningful impact along your heroic journey.”– Lewis Howes, New York Times bestselling author, The School of Greatness
become inspired by discovering your own light
Amen- Ra, spiritual consultant, speaker MC, and spoken word artist provides videos, blogs and various services to aide you on your life journey. The Illuminati Spiritual Center is a spiritual consulting and public speaking company dedicated to raising the consciousness of the world....
Today, there is an unrealistic vision of perfect being pumped into the minds of young women. They are being led to believe that they cannot be beautiful without the help of makeup, surgeries, waist trainers, teeth whiteners, tummy teas---the list is extensive. In this journey to perfection, they've lost their authenticity.
Perfection Is A Myth seeks to destroy the narrative that we must all look, dress and behave the same in order to be considered "perfect". (In-House Author: Iman Milner)