Racist Costumes’ Gold Medal Award

Racist Costumes’ Gold Medal Award

If the benefit of national celebrations in America are their ability to let the majority of us tuck away differences and unite even if temporarily around a common connection; Halloween is the exception that proves the rule – unity is not our comfort zone. The...
Onyxcon Services Black Cosplay

Onyxcon Services Black Cosplay

ONYXCON, the largest convention in the Southeast celebrating the impact, contributions, and presence of the African Diaspora in REALMS OF IMAGINATION through the popular arts, hosts the inaugural  HALLOWEEN – THE HARVEST COSPLAY / COSTUME PARTY on Saturday Oct...
Jungle Action in the House of the Mouse

Jungle Action in the House of the Mouse

Earlier this week at the mall I watched as a Disney Store Merchandiser set up the shop’s Halloween Costume window display.  There were the Frozen Girls, the Classic Princesses, Star Wars Characters, Buzz, Woody, and a slew of Marvel Heroes. With Mulan, Tiana,...
Yes Ebony, Black Super Heroes Are Real!

Yes Ebony, Black Super Heroes Are Real!

“A good idea is never in the minority” Was my smile inducing thought when I opened twitter today to view Ga-Congressman John Lewis’s San Diego Comic Con cosplay photo. The 1960’s  civil rights warrior who defied oppression and withstood...