I love to share stories of people in our community who make things happen. They see a need and the next thing you know a festival is born. I wanted to find out about the East Austin Community Festival and how Shametra McGregor is making it come together. Ujima Magazine was able to catch up… Read More [Edited] Meet the Organizer Of The East Austin Community Fall Festival on November 3rd
What’s rocking your Diaspora? Celebrating your culture, rocking your black pride, connecting with others who do it for the culture, in a positive environment, dancing, breaking bread and loving every moment of it. Africa Jamaica 🇯🇲 Trinidad Tobago 🇹🇹 Cuba 🇨🇺 Brazil 🇧🇷 United States 🇺🇸 Columbia France 🇫🇷 Venezuela 🇻🇪 Mexico 🇲🇽 Peru 🇵🇪… Read More Rock Your Diaspora!
I was invited to a back to school bash that was presented by the River City Youth Foundation. It was a great time for parents and children to socialize and learn about services available to the community. I was especially excited to hear a young family band of siblings. Millennial siblings, Chase (big brother and… Read More Have You Heard? We Don’t Ride Llamas!
It is said that R&B music, has fallen in the crevices of mainstream hip-hop and rap and that it’s life expectancy is slim to none. Not when you have an artist like Dave Hollister around to remind you of why you fell in love in the first place or said, “I do”. Dave is a… Read More Dave Hollister- The Storyteller
Who: Riders Against the Storm (R.A.S.) Where: Kenny Dorham’s Backyard 1106 East 11th Austin, Texas When: August 30, 2014 ( 3:00PM – 11:00PM) Contact: Jonathan Mahone Tel: 401.952.8711 Email: email@example.com Event website: http://rashiphop.com/ras-day-2014 Nearly one year ago, husband-wife hip hop duo, (RAS) Riders Against the Storm, made a conscious decision to publicly celebrate ‘healing’ and… Read More Music, movement, magic and more on Austin’s East Side…