boohooMAN Releases A Fashion Collaboration With Quavo

In a statement boohooMAN releases a statement “Brace yourself, the dopest collaboration of the year has just landed on boohoo.com and it’s fire! Yes, you got it right, mate: we worked with rap royalty Quavo on a 200 pieces spring summer urban streetwear collection that is just all you need to wear this festival season.… source: https://according2hiphop.com/boohooman-releases-a-fashion-collaboration-with-quavo/

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ANALYSIS: Poor data on suicide leaves Kenya groping in the dark for answers

Depression is a leading cause of suicide, a televised Kenyan town hall discussion heard in March 2019. This was according to a 2017 World Health Organization report, host Trevor Ombija said during the Burden of Depression current affairs show. It was broadcast on Citizen TV, the country’s most popular channel.   “That same report ranks Kenya as number six in Africa in terms of depression levels,” he added. Suicide was also “a leading cause of death among youth”, the audience was told. This was linked to depression. But does available…

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My Road Trip Around the Wonderful City of Cape Town

For the sake of my sanity and blood pressure, I needed to get out of town. My eyes turned to the Mother City, Cape Town. What better way to answer the beckoning call of nature than by spending my hard-earned South African green there? During my travels, I got to see a different side to this southern city. Not the version from television or crummy TV shows—the real Cape Town, a place where people pour you a shot at the door and feed you until you can’t walk, and music…

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Reflections on The 42 Laws Of Maat

If you have been in the Black conscious community for any length of time, you have heard the term ma’at used. Ma’at is the daughter of Ra – Supreme God of Kemetic culture – and is the goddess of truth, justice, divine order, and cosmic balance. Her polar opposite, Set, is the God of darkness and chaos. Therefore, when we discuss ma’at, we are discussing the opposite of destructive force. Ma’at is often shown with wing and carries an ankh, the key of life. So important were the principles of…

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FUBU Is Back With A Relaunch Of The Iconic Fashion Brand

FUBU is back with a streetwear capsule available exclusively at Century 21. As the first product created under FUBU’s “Can’t Resist a Classic” campaign, the capsule references the brand’s ‘90s-era styles, offering 10 pieces based on the classics that helped to crystallize streetwear’s signature staples. The collection includes sweatshirts and long- and short-sleeve T-shirts in the brand’s trademark… source: https://according2hiphop.com/fubu-is-back-with-a-relaunch-of-the-iconic-fashion-brand/

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Why Coconut Oil Is Made For Melanin

If you arent using coconut oil on the regular, stop reading here, scroll down, and get you a jar. I know quite a few members of the community who buy, sell, and use Shea butter daily – and not just for cosmetic purposes. Shea is a decent treatment for medical skin conditions and skin damage. But I recently bought a jar of coconut oil, and I haven’t stopped using it since. Not only is it one of the oils we include in our plant based Melanin Diet, Coconut oil can…

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Kanye West & Adidas Have Announced The Release Of The Yeezy Boost 700 Salt

Kanye West and Adidas have announced the upcoming release of the Yeezy Boost 700 Salt. The 700 Salt will feature a full-length drop in boost midsole, an upper composed of suede overlays and premium leather with mesh underlays and heel details. The shoe has a black gum sole along with a reflective heel and of course, the brand’s… source: https://according2hiphop.com/kanye-west-adidas-have-announced-the-release-of-the-yeezy-boost-700-salt/

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Pusha T Has Signed A Multi Million Dollar Adidas Deal

Pusha T has reportedly inked a deal with retail giant Adidas that’s worth millions of dollars. TMZ reports the G.O.O.D. Music president and Adidas will once again collaborate on products and content. Their relationship stretches back to 2014 when Push and the Three Stripes teamed up for the Chalk White EQT. In 2015, they followed up with the King… source: https://according2hiphop.com/pusha-t-has-signed-a-multi-million-dollar-adidas-deal/

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‘Spirit of Our Ancestors’: Descendents of Enslaved Africans to Gather In Alabama to Create New Ties In ‘Africatown’

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The years have been hard on Africatown USA. Established by the last boatload of Africans abducted into slavery and shipped to the United States just before the Civil War, the coastal Alabama community now shows scarcely a trace of its founders. Industrial development choked off access to the Mobile River and Chickasaw Creek, where generations caught crabs and fish. Factories now occupy land that once held modest homes surrounded by gardens, fruit trees and clucking chickens. The population has plummeted; many of the remaining homes are…

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Meek Mill Teams Up With PUMA To Make A Shoe For Criminal Justice Reform

PUMA continuing its partnership with Meek Mill has created the Clyde Court #Reform. More than just a sneaker with a powerful message, the pair is connected to the recently established Reform Alliance organization. With a mission statement of improving the American criminal justice system, the Reform Alliance is led by names like Meek, Puma Basketball creative director… source: https://according2hiphop.com/meek-mill-teams-up-with-puma-to-make-a-shoe-for-criminal-justice-reform/

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