View this post on Instagram Tuesday’s are for throwbacks 😊 Also look out for our new collection of Maxi dresses and more 😘 Dropping in a couple weeks!! #wadadamovement Photo credit: @radiantsun9 A post shared by Wadada Movement (@wadadamovement) on Aug 21, 2018 at 7:17am PDT Two sisters […]
In my opinion, they inspired a whole new generation of dancers with their unique style that seemed to combine hip hop, comedy, drama, and flash all into one style.
The Beginning When I first started my loc journey I was oblivious to all the wonders of the dreadlock community, completely clueless. All I knew was that I wanted to grow my hair out and experience the loc journey. I’ve heard people say things like, dreadlocks or locs […]
Can you imagine getting tackled by your hair? Ouch! I have long locs and I cringe when my 3 year old daughter tries to yank my hair. Getting your hair pulled by a professional athlete going full speed is a whole different ball game. As painful as it […]
In a recent interview, Veteran Battle Rapper “Arsonal” points out what he claims to be weak spots in today’s battle rap scene. The New Jersey Legend talks about how battle rap has transitioned from a gritty sport where two opponents are only focused on lyrically destroying and embarrassing […]
Essence Of Shay dives into the hot topic of whether you should wash your dreadlocks in cold or hot water. Turns out there are benefits to both options. Watch the video and find out the answer once and for all!
A South Carolina teacher at Palmetto High School is seen in a viral video pulling the student’s hair, stepping on him, and smacking the student in an effort to wake him from his sleep. Another example of the desensitization of violence against black people, clearly from the student recorded […]
As a black man in America who loves books, I understand the struggle of finding good black literature in popular and accessible books stores. If you’re lucky, you live in an area where culturally relevant books are easy to get to. If you’re unlucky, like myself, you have […]