MAPENZI is a dance documentary by Chani Bockwinkel chronicling the Bahiya Movement. Bahiya was founded in 2011 Afia Thompson and her daughter Nafi. Bahiya fuses hip-hop, jazz, modern and African dance to create an electrifying, energetic movement. In 2014, WYV interviewed Afia Thompson.
Blavity -- one of my favorite blogs -- recently ran an article titled, “To All My Weird Black Girls.” As soon as I saw it on my newsfeed I was excited, because I knew this article would speak to me. But
Urban Outfitters has long been guilty of massive cultural appropriation and allegedly stealing artwork from independent artists. This time, a federal judge heard the Navajo Nation after it took Urban Outfitters to court over the monetization of the Navajo name