2017 by Althea Bennett & Amber Torres

episode 69: Homecoming

Episode Image by Will Wiggins

Theme song

HoodGrown by David-James

@davedashjames_

https://soundcloud.com/davedashjames

Transition music

Nathan Peters

@mztrwlsn @mrwilsonbeats

https://soundcloud.com/mrwilsonbeats


TAG THE ARTIST:

Will Wiggins- Blackoni

https://blackoni.com/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/blackoni/anikara-reincarnation-1


FOR US BY US:

Frugal Bookstore

57 Warren Street

Roxbury, MA 02119

617-541-1722

frugal_books@yahoo.com

https://frugalbookstore.net/

**420 Flash Tag**

@24kherbenlegend

Herbenlengend.com


WORD ON THE STREET:

AHT

Smithsonian: How T.C. Cannon and His Contemporaries Changed Native American Art

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/how-tc-cannon-and-his-contemporaries-changed-native-american-art-180971969/

French Government to Hold Architecture Competition for Notre-Dame Rebuilding -

http://www.artnews.com/2019/04/17/architecture-competition-notre-dame-rebuilding/

Education

LeBron James opened an experimental school. It’s showing promise.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/12/education/lebron-james-school-ohio.html

Boston Names 3 Finalists For Superintendent

https://www.wbur.org/edify/2019/04/17/boston-superintendent-finalists

2 Boston Schools Serving Hearing Impaired, Students With Special Needs To Move In 2021

https://www.wbur.org/edify/2019/04/10/jackson-mann-move-buildbps

Local crime

Police ID 2 Men Fatally Shot in Mattapan

https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/Police-Identify-Two-Men-Fatally-Shot-Mattapan-Boston-508653931.html

https://www.bostonherald.com/2019/04/16/two-slain-in-mattapan-shooting-identified/

CUBA

The Root: Trump Delivers Another Blow to Obama Policy, Announces Limits on Travel to Cuba

https://www.theroot.com/about-that-trip-to-cuba-trump-delivers-another-blow-1834120296


KING PINS:

Awol Erizku

https://www.moma.org/calendar/events/1129

http://www.nightgallery.ca/artists/awol-erizku/a-press

https://www.artsy.net/artist/awol-erizku

https://www.forbes.com/profile/awol-erizku/#328ab8972534

http://www.artnet.com/artists/awol-erizku/


UNSUNG HEROES/history moves:

Wearable art: altering what grows from us

Black women and the art of nails

Nail Art Is Bigger Than Ever — So Why Aren't Black Women Getting Any Credit?

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2019/04/225614/nail-art-black-cultural-appropriation

THE HISTORY OF ACRYLICS AND APPROPRIATION

https://www.bitchmedia.org/article/acrylic-nails

When Nice Nails Could Change Lives

https://www.racked.com/2018/3/8/17058062/nails-class-america-history

Herstory

History of Nail Art

https://fashion-history.lovetoknow.com/alphabetical-index-fashion-clothing-history/history-nail-art

A visual history of fingernail fashion

https://mashable.com/2016/01/14/fingernail-history/

The Illustrated History Of Nail Art

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/the-illustrated-history-of-nail-art

Artists

https://wamu.org/story/15/10/16/meet_lovely_mimi_instagram_star/

http://www.pamelacouncil.com/flo-jo-world-record-nails

https://jennysecret.net/


GOOD LOOKS (interview):

Mass Recreational Consumer Council

@maconsumers


REALTALK:

Stop and shop

3 issues at the heart of the Stop & Shop strike

https://www.boston.com/news/business/2019/04/17/stop-and-shop-strike-wages-health-care-pension

How the Stop & Shop strike is affecting store services

https://www.boston.com/news/business/2019/04/16/stop-shop-strike-stores

VIDEO : Stop & Shop Strike Having An Impact On Stores, Customer

https://boston.cbslocal.com/video/4067287-stop-shop-strike-having-an-impact-on-stores-customers/


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