Daily Archives: September 23, 2014

Ntozake Shange’s “For Colored Girls” 40th Anniversary Exhibition

I don’t believe any black girl can graduate to womanhood without knowing about, seeing, and understanding Ms. Ntozake Shange’s Choreopoem “For Colored Girls who have Considered Suicide when the Rainbow is Enuf.” Ntozake Sahnge- Poet, author, and playwright Paulette Williams … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama Makes Statement on Military Action in Syrian

President Obama is expected to make a statement on airstrikes in Syria this morning at 10 am EDT/9 am CT before heading to New York for the UN Summit. Watch it live here… Updated: PBO: ‘LAST NIGHT ON MY ORDERS…”

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Tuesday Open Thread |Unrequited Love Songs|Eric Clapton

“Layla” is a song written by Eric Clapton and Jim Gordon, originally released by their blues rock band Derek and the Dominos, as the thirteenth track from their album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs (November 1970). It is considered … Continue reading

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