Author Archives: tiamercedes

Black Nationalism and Hip-Hop Music

When it comes to power and influence, it’s pretty safe to say that the white male reigns over all. However, when it comes to Hip-hop music, this concept gets flipped on its head. Hip-hop and Rap music was created by … Continue reading

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The Old Spice Guy

Someone had to do it! He is the epitome of everything a woman supposedly should want in a man – a beautiful chiselled body, athletic and tough like a man, but at the same time, he is a ladies man, … Continue reading

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“Men should act like men, and light beer should taste like beer. “

Milwaukee created these brilliant ads to illustrate their beer (and even their light beer) as a real man’s drink. These ads depict masculinity most importantly in contrast to what is considered feminine. The ad features men engaging in manly activities … Continue reading

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