Video: UNILAG Students consult dictionaries as Patrick Obahiagbon delivers Speech

LOL! Patrick Obahiagbon does it again! On the 2014 United Nations International Youths Day held in UNILAG by Rise Networks, students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) arm themselves with writing materials and mobile dictionaries to attend Patrick Obahiagbon’s speech.

16 “Ted Talks” By Black Geniuses That Are Everything

16 “Ted Talks” By Black Geniuses That Are Everything

The slogan for Ted Talks is “ideas worth sharing” and if you haven’t seen these 16 Ted Talks by a diverse and extremely engaging group of thinkers from the black community, then you SHOULD! See the amazing videos by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Michelle Obama and more here. This post originally appeared on … Continue reading »

This Woman Takes A Photo Of Herself Every Day For A Year… But The End Is Troubling!

A woman takes a photo of herself each day for a year. In the video, she appears happy on some days, “meh” on some… and bruised in others.  At the end of the video - a Croatian campaign against domestic abuse – the woman is holding a paper which reads: “Help me. I don’t know if I’ll make … Continue reading »

Will.i.am Sent These Four Kids To College In 2009. They Didn’t Let Him Down.

Will.i.am Sent These Four Kids To College In 2009. They Didn’t Let Him Down.

We all know and value the power of education, as well as the importance of helping future scholars financially to help them reach their goals. Fortunately, Will.I.Am saw this need and decided to “invest in the future.” In 2009, high school students Jaiquann, Elijah, Darien and Barien were accepted into their dream universities but couldn’t … Continue reading »

Permit Economic Frustration A.S.A.P!

Permit Economic Frustration A.S.A.P!

We hear many complaints about there being no jobs out there..or I should say, I hear many complaints… Meanwhile StatCan reports falling unemployment rates. With more jobs becoming available, why is it that for some reason you are just not getting what you want? You’ve depleted a huge chunk of money studying whatever it is you studied … Continue reading »