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My Heart Breaks for Asma Mohamed Jama

My Heart Breaks for Asma Mohamed Jama

I never intended 9 – Until? to be a platform for me to rant about injustice not directly related to the core of the niche I strive to serve. Still the fact is I have a position and an outlet to express it when it comes to matters that hit home such as the despicable abuse that Kenyan national Asma Mohamed Jama suffered at a Coon’s Rapids, Minneapolis Applebee’s.

Racist Costumes’ Gold Medal Award

Racist Costumes’ Gold Medal Award

Meanwhile, those who get busted in Minstrelsy Blackface, IDF Uniforms, Prosthetic Semitic Noses, or Sacred Ethnic Regalia most common defense is an incredulous chorus of “What?! Some of my best friends are… “.
Intelligent people don’t give a damn how many yellow, red, brown, olive or black friends you have, your bullshit is unacceptable and must stop or be stopped.

Onyxcon Services Black Cosplay

Onyxcon Services Black Cosplay

ONYXCON, the largest convention in the Southeast celebrating the impact, contributions, and presence of the African Diaspora in REALMS OF IMAGINATION through the popular arts, hosts its inaugural HALLOWEEN – THE HARVEST COSPLAY / COSTUME PARTY on Saturday Oct 31st, 2015 at the DECATUR ART HOUSE in Decatur, Ga.. The event features BUDDYFOLKS from WRFG-FM/ I-N-I Radio’s Soul Rhapsody, Belly Dancer SAMEERAH SAGE, plus the mega band collective WOLF PACK featuring KEBBI WILLIAMS.

Jungle Action in the House of the Mouse

Jungle Action in the House of the Mouse

I wasn’t mad on the contrary I was amused at the very real likelihood that come September 2018 that same Disney Store window will probably be decked out with some Jungle Action straight out of Wakanda, a highly advanced albeit fictional African Utopia.