Reading Time: < 1minute A little history lesson of the evolution of the sanitary pad. Pads are the most used menstrual management instruments. They are easy to use and accessible in most places. The current ones we use are made up of synthetic but they were not always like that. References to menstrual pads tell the story of women …
Reading Time: < 1minute Hellooooo! And welcome to this month’s topic that we are so excited to delve into. Why this topic, you ask. Well, for starters, it’s a taboo topic! And there’s nothing we love more than taboos. Second, the silence around this topic is too loud! Loud as the pain that more than half of the population …
Reading Time: 10minutes In the room a child is sitting. It could be a boy or a girl. It looks about six, but actually is nearly ten. It is feeble-minded. Perhaps it was born defective, or perhaps it has become imbecile through fear, malnutrition, and neglect.
It picks its nose and occasionally fumbles vaguely with its toes or genitals, as it sits hunched in the corner farthest from the bucket
and the two mops. It is afraid of the mops. It finds them horrible. It shuts its eyes, but it knows the mops are still standing there; and the door is locked; and nobody will come. The door is always locked; and nobody ever comes, except that sometimes—the child has no
understanding of time or interval—sometimes the door rattles terribly and opens, and a person, or several people, are there.
Reading Time: < 1minute Before I Was Blakk I spoke my grandfather’s language, I enjoyed grandma ‘s food — hence my fear of salt And, I want gold grills. Before I Was Blakk I was regal — a status symbol, I walked tall I now sit behind a cold desk, littered to the brim I call it — I know a Place Where Dreams Go …
Reading Time: < 1minute We’ve seen Nebuchadnezzar’s
whip and the dexterity of it’s wrath, drawing designs of maps on
the skins of our past, we’ve also been told of how dames and popes
who were honored with a badge of truth later danced to beats
resonating from the larynx of demons
Reading Time: 2minutes Published in 2019, The story of Black Madonna is an educative journey of Black people’s history, stemming from two black martyr priests Joshua and Malachi, who sought to restore the existence of Black Jesus and Black Mary through generations to the current protagonist professor Yona Mayona who finally realizes their dream.