A new historical novel about Thomas Jefferson is raising eyebrows. Stephen O’Connor’s Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings, which came out on Tuesday, is about our third president’s relationship with Sally Hemings, his slave. DNA evidence has proved that Jefferson and Hemings had six children together while Jefferson kept Hemings enslaved — and Jefferson also enslaved their children, freeing … Continue reading Thomas Jefferson spent years raping his slave Sally Hemings. A new novel treats their relationship as a love story.
With bittersweet emotion, President Obama attended his sixth and final White House Science Fair on Wednesday, witnessing projects from more than 130 bright students, who presented ideas to save the planet, and treat Ebola, reports NBC News. http://hiphopnc.com/5590521/obama-hosts-final-white-house-science-fair-it-was-amazing/
They may be enemies on-screen, but Empire stars Trai Byers and Grace Gealey have started a whole new beginning in real life. http://hiphopnc.com/5591211/empire-stars-grace-gealey-trai-byers-tie-the-knot-in-a-private-ceremony/
Hang on to your wigs - Beyonce's new video is set to drop on HBO next Saturday http://hiphopnc.com/5591236/beyonce-rocks-cornrows-and-fur-in-her-new-lemonade-video-teaser/
If you are anything like me whenever you set out on a new journey, in this case a fitness journey, you probably dove head first into the deep end. After all, if we’re going to do this let’s do it right, right? Unfortunately for me that led to two things pretty quickly – injuries and … Continue reading Tips for Beginners