Author: Fellz Fellz

Diverse photo shoot sends powerful message: ‘Never be sorry for being black’

Inspired by other photo shoots of black women she saw online, nursing student Sameria Gbieor decided to organize one of her own. The 20-year-old gathered together a handful of her friends and contacted Tolulope Gangbo, an up-and-coming photographer, to help bring her vision to life. The result? Breathtaking photos of women celebrating their unique and diverse beauty. “I was scrolling down my Instagram page one day, and I saw this beautiful picture with four melanin sisters. And I said to myself, ‘I want to do something like this, but with more girls,’” Gbieor, a mother of one, tells Yahoo Lifestyle. The...

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Man Arrested For Setting Fire To The Home Of His Ex-Girlfriend And Killing Her Three Sons Because She Kicked Him Out

A Pennsylvania man was arrested Monday after allegedly setting fire to his ex-girlfriend’s home and killing her three sons. Preston Daquen Bonnett, 26, faces two counts of criminal homicide and three counts of arson for the Oct. 25 fire which killed Erik Dupree, 16, Devon Major, 12, and Ezekiel Major, 7, reported Citizen’s Voice. The older boys died of smoke inhalation and Ezekiel Major was flown to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where he died Saturday. “The investigative team worked three days straight without any sleep,” District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis said during a press conference Monday evening. “They are showing...

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  Brianna Brochu, a white freshman at the University of Hartford, has been kicked out of the school for, among many things, rubbing a used tampon over her black roommate’s belongings. Brochu is also facing criminal charges for her actions against Chennel “Jazzy” Rowe. University President Greg Woodward issued a statement explaining the school’s decision: There has been an outpouring of concern for the victim of these acts from across the University and the country. In my meeting with her yesterday, I reiterated my personal commitment to ensuring she has all available personal and academic resources the University can...

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