Daily Archives: June 27, 2011

Nthabiseng Shongwe: Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama

A young South African woman, Nthabiseng Shongwe, shares her compelling experience of being in the presense of our First Lady Michelle Obama and the inspiration she drew from Michelle’s presense and address to her and other young South African women. … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Monday Open Thread | Blues Week

Wiki: Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer. Sometimes referred to as The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s.[1] She is often regarded … Continue reading

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