Baye McNeil

Baye McNeil

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Yokohama, Japan  ·  Author, blogger, amateur photographer, basketballer, onsen connoisseur, ramen devourer, lover of the written word, movie freak
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A Japanese Professor Explains Why it's Essential that Japanese Learn the History of Racism in America

In 1961, at the age of ninety-three, Dr. William E. B. Du Bois accepted an invitation from Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah to be the editor of the Encyclopedia Africana project. In the final months of his life, Dr. Du Bois renounced his American citizenship and become a citizen of Ghana. He died on August 27, 1963, the eve of the March on Washington." "W.E.B. Du Bois receives an honorary degree from the University of Ghana, University of Massachusetts, Du Bois: The Activist Life" umass.edu

In at the age of ninety-three, Dr. William E. Du Bois accepted an invitation from Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah to be the editor of the Encyclopedia Africana project. In the final months.

billie holiday: definitely a favorite of mine.

A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton

Ericka Harden didn’t wait for that next call to sit in a crowded audition room to audition for girl #2.  She pulled out her laptop and all the connections she made in Los Angeles and created her own story, C.A.K.E. The Series. Read BLACK ART IN AMERICA

Ericka Harden didn’t wait for that next call to sit in a crowded audition room to audition for girl She pulled out her laptop and all the connections she made in Los Angeles and created her own story, C. Read BLACK ART IN AMERICA

The War on Katakana article in Japan Times

Eliminating katakana's use as a pronunciation aide would benefit Japanese students' ability to communicate, but that clearly can't be achieved overnight.

Loco in Yokohama Book Launch Party: The Video

For all of you that missed the book launch party, after much sweating and

The Whole Truth about Teaching Half-Japanese Kids

As discussed previously, I am still on a cyber-book tour promoting my new book: Loco

Top 5 Expat Books: Books That Will Inform, Entertain and Welcome You to the Expat Life - ExpatFinder Blog

Top 5 Expat Books: Informing, Entertaining and Welcoming You to the Expat Life

Get the WHOLE Loco saga for HALF price!

The Whole Loco Saga for Half the Price!

Cyber-Book Tour #6: Hatervision

The Loco in Yokohama Cyber-Book tour made an unscheduled stop at HaterVision during Hikosaemon and Gimmeabreakman's