Tag Archives: 2012 London Olympics

An Open Letter to Essence Magazine Regarding their (Lack of) Coverage of Black Women

Hello 3 Chics community. We are pleased to showcase the following letter that was written by sisters Kaia Shivers and Ayanna Shivers. BACKGROUND: Kaia N. Shivers is an activist, writer, artist, and doctoral candidate in the School of Communication and … Continue reading

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Video | Cullen Jones Wins Olympic Silver Medal In The 50 Freestyle: His First Individual Medal

CONGRATULATIONS, CULLEN JONES! Gettys/AP photos NBC is doing a LOUSY job of showcasing AMERICA’S Olympians, particularly our BLACK OLYMPIANS. Last night NBC televised the 50 freestyle with Cullen Jones winning a Sliver Medal, his first INDIVIDUAL MEDAL and what does NBC … Continue reading

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The First Lady in London for the Opening of the 2012 Olympics

First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during a breakfast with Team USA at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, July 27, 2012, in London. —–AP Photo/Darron Cummings Oh, my goodness, the United Kingdom, they’ve had a phenomenal year. I mean, they’ve pulled … Continue reading

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