Liberian model DEDDEH HOWARD after countless rejection from agencies because they already had “A Black Model”, recreated her own version of high-profile campaigns and tagged the photo project “BLACK MIRROR”. In her own words:- “For this project I decided to re-shoot several of the inspiring and famous campaigns out there and try to show […]Read More BLACK MIRROR
via Daily Prompt “Excuse me” I turned, and saw her; my eyes lighting first upon her smile, warm, easy and genuine. I record all that in the mili-instant before my attention registers her outstretched hand, holding a water bottle. We’re on Crissy Fields, in San Francisco, my young song in my arms (back when I […]Read More Her Smile (Sympathize)
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“Rosa Parks Robbed and Beaten,” read the headline. After a man broke into her home one evening in August 1994, the 81-year-old civil rights icon found herself being treated for injuries at Detroit Receiving Hospital. When he learned of the assault, [Detroit] businessman Mike Ilitch—founder of the Little Caesars Pizza chain and owner of the […]Read More Doing Good for Goodness sake, alone: Detroit Businessman Mike Ilitch & Rosa Parks.