African-American History Month: 2014
Rare Top Less Dance clip:
Huey P. Newton
Leader of the Black Panther party! Some might call him a hoodlum being that his antics didn’t always abide by the law but he was a infamous radical that got his voice, and the voice of thousands heard.
“Well behaved women rarely make history” -Marilyn Monroe
Harriet Tubman help free slaves with the creation of an escape route titled, “The Underground Railroad.” She made 19 trips to free over 300 slaves.
Dorothy is most known for her role in the original “Carmen Jones” film in 1954.
Grace Jones has never cared what people think about her style. She is super edgy, passionate and daring! Her style is sure to keep you on your toes, because you never know what you’re going to get with Grace.
Gone too soon!
Kevin Hart is the break out comedian of 2014. Style Me believes that we are watching greatness unfold in Kevin Hart, as one of the great comedians.
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain – Guy Code
(Warning Explicit Language)
The first African-American congressmen elected between 1869 and 1877. Voters elected 600 African-Americans into state legislator and 16 into congress. This is after slavery and before Jim Crow.
1957 Day 3. Civil Rights movement in Little Rock Arkanasas. First African American Teenagers to attend non-segregated high schools. They challenged segregation in the deep south and won.
Robinson is the first Major League baseball player to break Baseball’s color barrier’s that segregated the sport for over 50 years.
Flo Won silver at the 1984 Games. She gained the media’s attention by wearing stylish suits! She wore them majestically while she ran.
The world lost the great world leader and activist December 5th 2013, Nelson Mandela.
Madam CJ Walker
Madam CJ Walker invented the pressing comb. Mrs. Walker is the reason why African American hair can go a’ swinging! Her invention has single-handedly changed the way some African American women wear their hair.
Mahisha Dellinger: Curls Brand
Mahisha Dellinger of Curls brand is a modern-day Madam CJ Walker. Her invention Curls is great for taking care of hair of all kinds, textures and has no harmful effect on your hair.
Jason Thompson: Sacramento Kings