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Lil Kim Gives Love To Her London/UK Fans after (LoveboxGate)

Today has been epic! I can’t believe it! I met, The Queen of Rap, LIL KIM.

If you are not aware, yesterday Lil Kim was due to appear at the Lovebox Festival in East London. Lil Kim arrived at the event but due to circumstances out of her control, Lil Kim was unable to perform at this event. This led to, The Queen of Rap, holding a meet and greet session at the ANdAZ Hotel in Liverpool Street. You can watch the video below to see the fans waiting outside for The Notorious K.I.M.

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The Windrush: 65th Anniversary

The Empire Windrush brought the first wave of Jamaican’s (492) to the shores of Britain. Jamaican’s were the largest group of black migrants to arrive from  Caribbean to the UK. This year not only marks the 65th Anniversary of this momentous event; but it also allows the media to pay homage to the sacrifices that Black British people have made in order to live in Britain. Continue reading

To Weave or not to Weave: That is the question?

Big Brothers Bit On The Side

Big Brothers Bit On The Side

While watching Channel 5’s, ‘Big Brothers Bit On The Side‘ (BBBOTS), on Friday 21st, June 2013. I noticed the banter, between the presenters AJ Odudu and Rylan Clark, turned to the subject of weave. While introducing a link to the adverts, AJ (the black female presenter) informed the audience to, “Hold on to your hats” in anticipation for more of the show, but before AJ could finish her link, Rylan, (ex X-Factor contestant), interrupted AJ, by shouting Hold on to your weave’s, as he grabbed and picked up the tail of AJ’s hair, and repeated himself. You can watch the video footage by clicking here.

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New Stephen Lawrence Allergations

New allegations have emerged in relation to the Stephen Lawrence legal inquiry. Please watch this footage from the BBC News, and leave your feedback in the comments section. I will be following this story in the future. Rest In Peace Stephen Lawrence.

Social-Violence: A Part Of Human Nature?

Saatchi & Lawson

Saatchi & Lawson

Has violence become a naturalized element of our primitive past in modern day society. Can only the rich and wealthy afford to get away with murder? The reason I ask this question is because of the hypocritical politically-correct ideology that people should not express physical emotions of anger. There is a thin line between love and hate; and due to the recent emergence of mass digital communications, anger (an emotion which was previously easy to hide) has become one of the most dominant emotions of social media.

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The side-effects of Recession

Recession

Recession

This year the recession seems to be hitting British people harder than ever before. The British public has been informed that the Conservative and Liberal-Democrat austerity measures are essential in resolving government debt! Helping the government cut its deficit may be good in the long term but what are the effects of austerity on the British Public?

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Marz: Simpler Times

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Designer, illustrator and videographer Marz showcased some of his clothing illustrations and designs at the Guns ‘N’ Butter  ‘Simpler Times’ exhibition. I liked how he utilised themes of animation and childhood memories. Marz explained the process of designing the two jackets on display.

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