Friday, September 25, 2020

Dejania Oliver HBCU Contributor

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DADS RECEIVE PRAISE FOR MOTHERS’ DAILY TASKS

NEW MOVIE "HAIR LOVE" FAVORS SINGLE DADS The short film “Hair Love” is about an African American father who has to figure out how to tame his daughter’s hair. The film received rave reviews for its unique representation of Black hair, however the film also represented something else: that fathers...

Plus Size Men Overlooked in Fashion

IT'S ABOUT TIME Plus size women have been gaining representation in recent years. The media and the fashion industry have begun to recognize that women come in all shapes and sizes, and the conversation of body image is being talked about constantly. So why are plus size men missing from...

“HAIR LOVE” DISPUTES FAVOR OF SINGLE FATHERS

#GIRLDAD The short film “Hair Love” is about an African American father who has to figure out how to tame his daughter’s hair. The film received rave reviews for its unique representation of Black hair, however the film also represented something else: that fathers should not be glorified for parenting. The film...

HBCU STUDENTS ON FRONT LINES

CHANGING OUR COMMUNITIES Across the country, people have been protesting non-stop for equal treatment of black people. Among those protestors are Historically Black College/University (HBCU) students who want to participate in bringing about the necessary changes in our communities.  Students have gone out and protested in their cities in response to...