BLACK History, Culture, Industries, Sports

Female Nigerian Bobsleigh Team Become First Athletes to Reach Winter Olympics in Country’s History

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omega made history after becoming Nigeria’s first-ever bobsled team to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics. The news broke in November after the three female athletes successfully completed five races in North America. The team consists of driver Seun and two brakemen Ngozi and Akuoma. All three have dual citizenship… Continue reading Female Nigerian Bobsleigh Team Become First Athletes to Reach Winter Olympics in Country’s History

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BLACK Corner, BLACK Events, BLACK History, Businesses, Professionals, & Organizations, Culture, Education, Politics

JAMAICA, WEST INDIES – Home of Olympic heroes Usain Bolt & Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price

During the first week of August, a sea of people dressed in black, green and gold occupied an enormous space teeming with electricity and excitement on the grounds of the Jamaica 50 Grand Jubilee Village, formerly the National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica. The stadium was filled with lively musical celebrations, plays, movie screenings, fashion shows,… Continue reading JAMAICA, WEST INDIES – Home of Olympic heroes Usain Bolt & Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price

BLACK Cuisine, BLACK Events

BLACK Events: Taste of the Caribbean 2012

. The Taste of the Caribbean event was being showcased at The Hyatt Regency Miami, on June 20th-24th 2012 with all chefs from the Caribbean competing for their native homeland. This event was one event not to be missed, besides the delicious plates offered under one roof, The Taste of the Caribbean conducted seminars, educating and inspiring ones… Continue reading BLACK Events: Taste of the Caribbean 2012

Art, BLACK Cuisine, Culinary, Culture, Education

BLACK Cuisine: Macadamia Nut Crusted Salmon Stuffed w/ Shitake Mushrooms, Herbed Goat Cheese, Arugula and Lemon

INGREDIENTS: 6 ounce Salmon (fresh, skinned) - 2 thick pieces of salmon are ideal 1 tablespoon Pecorino cheese, shredded 1/4 cup Chopped Macadamia Nuts 1/2 cup Shitake Mushrooms (sliced) 2 cups Fresh Arugula 1 clove Garlic, minced 1 teaspoon Granulated garlic powder 1 lemon (sliced into rings) 1 teaspoon Smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon Fresh dill,… Continue reading BLACK Cuisine: Macadamia Nut Crusted Salmon Stuffed w/ Shitake Mushrooms, Herbed Goat Cheese, Arugula and Lemon

BLACK Corner, Culture, Religion

What Are Some of the Challenges That Christian Youths Face in Today’s Society?

The other day my seven year old made a comment that took me by surprise. She expressed to me that she was interested in partaking in a school talent show. I then asked her what would be her talent? She replied, singing. I followed up with, what song would she sing? And that’s when she… Continue reading What Are Some of the Challenges That Christian Youths Face in Today’s Society?

Fashion

DESIGNING THE AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY- Feler J. Dereus

Feler J. Dureus, Creative Director of Guy Feler Collection Ltd., and owner of Feler Boutique, is a Brooklyn based fashion designer and style architech of Haitian Decent. His love for style emerged from his father, a tailor and watching his mother work her magic on the sewing machine as a master seamstress. Heavily inspired by… Continue reading DESIGNING THE AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY- Feler J. Dereus