Our Story Moment:Don Miguel De Castor

☆☆☆SAVING THE YOUTH ST☆RS☆☆☆ ☆☆☆OUR STORY MOMENT:Don Miguel De Castor☆☆☆ Don Miguel De Castro, Ambassador from Kongo to Dutch Brazil Dutch (colonized) Brazil (c. 1637) This portrait of Don Miguel De Castro by artist Albert Eckhout shows the titular man clothed in impeccable contemporaneous Dutch fashion. During the 1600s many ambassadors were sent by Queen…

Our Story Moment (Got Melanin?)

  ☆☆☆GOT MELANIN?☆☆☆ HEADED TOWARDS THE DARKNESS! You ever wonder why melanated brothas & sistars look so good and like they are never aging? Well Melanin slows ageing & the moor SUN you get the moor MELANIN you produce! They say the darker the berry the sweeter the juice and the Darker your skin the less it ages. WE…

Our Story Moment (Negus vs.Nigga)

Most of US still use the word nigga. WE use it as a term of endearment. Most of my peeps are actual not “my niggas” but “My Negus”! Negus:Is in the Ethiopian language of Amharic and is an antonym of the word “nigger”. Negus means KING, EMPEROR or RULER SHOUT OUT TO ALL OF MY…

Our Story Moment (Tupac Revolutionary Act)

 Tupac will forever be my HERO! He was REVOLUTIONARY!“I may not change the WORLD but I guarantee I will spark the brain that will change the world” 2Pac#SAVINGTHEYOUTHSTARS

Our Story Moment (Dorothy Dandridge)

The picture above is Dorothy Dandridge as Melmendi, Queen of Ashuba in the 1951 film, Tarzan’s Peril. Dorothy Dandridge broke down racial barriers and set the path for Black Actresses. Queen Dorothy was the FIRST Black female to be nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Actress category for her role in the movie…

Our Story Moment (Childern’s March)

The GREATEST POWER has always been in the possession fo the YOUTH! Look at the Courage and Impressive Strength of ALL the Children who participated in the Children’s March of 1963 which help to get the Civil Rights Act of 1964 passed into law! The Children’s Crusade was the name bestowed upon a march by…

Our Story Moment (Malcolm X Assassination)

THIS DAY IN OURSTORY On Feb. 21, 1965, Malcolm X was shot and killed by assassins as he was about to address the Organization of Afro-American Unity at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. He was 39. Malcolm X’s home in New York, in Queens, was set on fire on Feb. 14, 1965, a week before…

Our Story Moment (Sissieretta Joyner Jones)

Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones, known as Sissieretta Jones born January 5 in 1868 or 1869 (Not confirmed) and passed June 24, 1933 was an African-American soprano. Queen Sissieretta musical background included grand opera, light opera, and popular music. In 1876 her family moved to Providence, Rhode Island,where she began singing at an early age in…

Our Story Moment (Huey P. Newton)

Happy Birthday to one of my HERO’S King Huey P. Newton. This is one of my favorite quotes by brotha Huey P. Newton “The first lesson a revolutionary must learn is that he is a doomed man.” Huey P. Newton was born in Monroe, Louisiana, on February 17, 1942, and named after former governor Huey…

Our Story Moment (Saartjie “Sarah” Baartman)

Ok so I know this new generation is so fascinated with “Twerking” first off let’s clear up the Bullsh*t “twerking” is old…no it’s extremely old..Yall should know you google everything. Look up old videos from the Ying Yang twins or 69 Boys. & it goes back even further (Doing the butt, Hey sexy sexy) anyway…

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DR.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. I wonder what Laws can be changed so that the United States actually observes and recognizes Dr.Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday today 1.15 instead of 1.20?