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Three Nigerian writers shortlisted for Writivism Literary Prize


Three Nigerian writers have been shortlisted for the 2016 Writivism prize ahead of this year’s writing festival holding in Kampala, Uganda. Aito Joseph, Okwudili Nebeolisa and Gbenga Adesina made the short story and poetry categories respectively. The names were announced on Monday by Writivism Literary Initiative, organisers of the award …

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It’s Not Racist To Want To Be White


A Thai beauty ad is currently under fire for its claims that ‘Being white, you will win’. Being ‘white’ can mean you belong to an ethnic group. It can also mean you look pale. So when Asian cultures define beauty as being ‘white’ they are in fact choosing the appearance …

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The 5 most inspirational stories of 2015


The past year has had its share of negative and heart-wrenching stories, but there have been many heartwarming ones that can be an inspiration. Here are our top five inspirational stories of 2015.   1. Mom apologizes for her ‘obnoxious’ kids on Facebook, finds woman they offended  JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. – An …

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