noldarling:

superseventies:

Rollerskating, 1970s.

Love.

noldarling:

superseventies:

Rollerskating, 1970s.


Love.

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The Washington Post and The Root Present The Root DC

washpostpr:

New Online, Print Guide for News and Events Catered to African Americans in the D.C. Metro Area

WASHINGTON—August 25, 2011—The Washington Post and The Root today introduced The Root DC (www.TheRootDC.com), a new channel in washingtonpost.com’s PostLocal section focused on coverage of local events, services and trends that reflect African Americans in the Washington region. 

The Root DC will serve as a must-read source of content from a black perspective with features including daily updated event listings, profiles of people around the region, video stories, and reader essays about things or people that bind, uplift, and annoy the community.

 

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a lesser known of Ashford and Simpson’s songs, featuring the fabulous Maya Angelou

RIP Nick Ashford. One their classics. Always felt like they were really vibing with one another. In this one, they ask a question that many couple get to, remembering when everything was lovely and wondering “Is it still good to ya?” Speaking as one admirer of their work, your duets with your wife were good to us all.

Is it time for black folks to ‘go hard’ on Obama?

Wow. This got really ugly, especially for a Goodwill tour.

Not even a Stewart fan but he nailed this one.

womanwholovestruth:

DID I MENTION I LOVE SOULFUL HOUSE??

♫ A cloud or two ain’t ever hurt nobody. In fact, use the storm to cool things down…It’ll work out in time. 

Richard Earnshaw ft. Erik Dillard & Roy Ayers - “In Time”

Rosa Parks essay reveals rape attempt

Long before Rosa Parks was hailed as the “mother of the civil rights movement,” she wrote a detailed and harrowing account of nearly being raped by a white neighbor who employed her as a housekeeper in 1931.

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brighteyesbrownskin:

Young pearled princess, beautiful.

brighteyesbrownskin:

Young pearled princess, beautiful.

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