Meet the Men of the World's Other Muscle Beach in Dakar, Senegal
Say the words Muscle Beach and you'll likely think of hard-bodied men pumping iron on a balmy strip of sand near a boardwalk in Venice Beach, California - but over 6,000 miles away in Senegal's capital city of Dakar, there's another outdoor gym that goes by the very same name.
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Literacy volunteers in Metro Detroit help break down language barriers
The tutor and pupil are suburban wives and moms. Similar, yet different. One's from Grosse Pointe; the other is originally from Dakar, Senegal.
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Up the river in West Africa
The radiant sun was starting its late-afternoon descent, and I was gliding on glassy water through a Gambian archipelago of tropical rain-forest islands in a brightly painted boat, a converted ferry with an upper deck and even a soft-drink bar.
Adama Paris to fashion industry: 'Stop discrimination, black is...
Wearing a stylish red dress and a beaming smile, celebrated fashion designer Adama Paris sits comfortably inside her spacious living room in Dakar, the vibrant seaside capital of Senegal, as we discuss her inspirations.
Ebola Outbreak in Guinea: Wellesley Expert Available to Comment
Patterson says: "The Ebola outbreak on the border of Guinea and Sierra Leone is quite significant.
Adama Paris: Why I started Black Fashion Week
For five days every June, designers from West Africa and across the world descend on Dakar to showcase their collections to buyers and the media.