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  • 00:45

    Dreadlocks & Afro Controversy

    in Entertainment

    Why is there still such a huge controversy & discrimination against afros & dreadlocks? What's the big threat about those particular hairstyles? Did you know it was an European man who created "perms" for Africans to make their hair straight like European women & men? Certain people's hair textures aren't a choice at birth. Why do society discrminate so much against what's natural for certain nationalities or race of people, but they are quick to want to steal their ideas & concepts to capitalize on them without giving them proper credit, acknowledgment nor compensation? Tune in to hear what we have to say about this matter. Feel free to follow us on Twitter & Instagram @zhemagazine and join us on Facebook @ZHEMAGAZINEPAGE. Our website is www.zhemagazine.com. Thank you for your support.

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  • 00:30

    Sammy Watkins' best comparable dreadlocks

    in Sports

    Mind of Mansion Podcast Episode 125: Matt Kelley @fantasy_mansion recommends trading Jarvis Landry. 


    PlayerProfiler's Best Comparable Player is based on the iteration of that player's athleticism when he entered the NFL. 


    Dwayne Bowe actually had great size-adjusted speed and agility when entering the league.


    Just because they both had dreadlocks, doesn't mean Sammy Watkins and Julio Jones are comparable. 


    Pierre Garcon is an extremely close comparable to Tre McBride. 


    Advanced metrics, prospect evaluations, and fantasy football information were provided by PlayerProfiler.com.

  • 01:01

    Chronicles of the Revolutionary Nerd 1

    in Pop Culture

    A discussion with Andre Batts about the changing complexions in Comics, Sci Fi and the New trend known as Afrofuturism and His own Brand Urban Style Comics which features his characters Dreadlocks, Lucas a.d.2166,BlackWatch and Mizraiim.


    Andre L. Batts born May 4, 1966, grew up on the west side of Detroit. Andre had a close knit family with his Mom, Dad, Brother and his many Cousins and of course Aunts and Uncles. They were all like Brothers and Sisters, but there was one difference, Andre was the only one that had a love for comic books. Growing up during the 70’s other kids would say to him, Man why are you always reading comic books. Andre had a love for comic books such as Dr. Strange, the X-men and the Avengers. He was a self taught artist, who learned to draw by looking at the images that were in the comics that he had been reading. Through time Andre stopped drawing due to becoming a teenager and discovering girls, at this time period Andre still occasionally picked up comics that he generally read as a child. He no longer bought his comics at the neighborhood store, but now Andre had to buy his comics at comic book specialty shops outside the urban Detroit area. It seemed to Andre that they were trying to keep African Americasn from having access to these comics, unless they had the means to go into the suburbs. STAY TUNED!!!!!


     


    Stay tuned!!

  • 00:30

    Asking The Expert: What is Rastafarianism?

    in Christianity

    What is Rastafarianism?


    "The word “Rastafarianism” often calls to mind the stereotypical images of dreadlocks (long braids or natural locks of hair), ganja (marijuana), the streets of Kingston, Jamaica, and the reggae rhythms of Bob Marley..." GotQuestions.org 


    Join us as we discuss Rastafarianism with our guest expert Dr. Tony Costa!


    Learn more about Dr. Costa click here


    Hosted by: Jacob Knight


     


     


     

  • 00:17

    Free Em All Radio w/ Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.

    in Education

    Tune in to Free Em All Radio w/ Chairman Fred Hampton Jr. tonight at 6:30pm cst on Str8Up RealTalk Radio!


    Tonight on Free Em All Radio... Prison policies punishing prisoners for wearing dreadlocks or any other associations with African People..... Also the 49th year Anniversary of the Black Panther Party. Executive Mandate #1 of the Black Panther Party. Executive Mandate #1 of the Black Panther Party Cubs...and much more...Foreward to the 50th!!


    Tune in to get tuned in.. log on to www.blogtalkradio.com/str8uprealtalk


    Comments? Questions? Call in to speak to host at 347-677-0917


     

  • 01:50

    Free Em All Radio w/ Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.

    in Education

    Free Em All Radio w/ Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.


    Tune in to Free Em All Radio w/ Chairman Fred Hampton Jr. tonight at 6:30pm cst on Str8Up RealTalk Radio!


    Tonight on Free Em All Radio... Prison policies punishing prisoners for wearing dreadlocks or any other associations with African People..... Also the 49th year Anniversary of the Black Panther Party. Executive Mandate #1 of the Black Panther Party. Executive Mandate #1 of the Black Panther Party Cubs...and much more...Foreward to the 50th!!


    Tune in to get tuned in.. log on to www.blogtalkradio.com/str8uprealtalk


    Comments? Questions? Call in to speak to host at 347-677-0917

  • 01:03

    Loc'd Talk - Loc'd AfterDark Recap Show

    in Culture

    Yes we took a very long break but we are BACK!!!! Tonite we will be recapping some of our favorite moments from our event Loc'd AfterDark! You don't want to miss it!!!! Hosted by Nina from MenWithLocs.com

  • 01:54

    "EMBRACE YOUR NEW GROWTH " Growing healthy locs

    in Culture

    Blessings Loc Kings and Loc Queens......Tonight is the big night for my first Blog Talk Radio show "EMBRACE YOUR NEW GROWTH" Where  I'll be discussing the "Holistic Journey" of locs @ 9 pm . I'll be giving listeners a better understanding that locs are more than just a hairstyle, it's an extension of you and that keeping your crown healthy from the inside out is the most important part of your Loc journey. So at 9 pm tonight  click on the link www.blogtalkradio.com/loctalkradioshow and listen in or call in @ (646)787-8096  to have some of your questions answered. I'm looking forward to hearing from you. 


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  • 01:21

    Locs Love and Life Show featuring Antonio

    in Culture

    Hosted by Nina from menwithlocs.com. Tonite will be featuring Antonio from central New Jersey! We will be answering random questions from the three catorgories! Special cohost Kris from The Natural Transition.  

  • 01:51

    Embrace Your New Growth "THE EFFECT SPRING HAS ON YOUR HAIR"

    in Culture

    Spring has finally sprung. Yes Loc Kings and Loc Queens, spring season is here and like our body, our hair also experiences seasonal changes. This is the time of the year you have to pay close attention to the metamorphosis that's taking place with your hair while everything else is growing around you.  It's something I've said before and I'll keep saying it, "your hair is an extension of you". These season changes can have a good or bad effect on your hair based on how your treating your crown. A holistic approach is ALWAYS the best way. Tonight on my radio show "EMBRACE YOUR NEW GROWTH" I'll be discussing the changes your hair and scalp will experience during this time of the year. I'll talk about the do's and don', how diet plays a huge role, psychological effects, and much much more. I'm super hyped about tonight's show because I have so much to tell my listeners. I also encourage you to call into  the show with your questions or to even talk about your loc journey. DON'T BE SHY.  Tonight's show starts at @ 9pm Eastern time.  You can tune in by clicking on the link or call in @ 646-787-8096..Feel free to share or tagg others in this post.