The BreakDownDIGITAL ORIGINAL
Professors, linguists, historians and other experts dive into common cultural topics to expose the unexplored truths of their African origins.
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Astrology and Zodiac SignsKlarity takes a deep dive into the history of ancient African scientific astrology with the help of kemetologist and historian Anthony Browder.11/08/2021
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CoolKlarity traces the origins of "Black cool" all the way back to its Nigerian roots, and Black cultural experts weigh in on the commodification of "cool" in the entertainment industry.11/08/2021
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Black EnglishKlarity dissects the development of AAVE and Black English from African dialects and slave communication styles to present-day usage with linguists.11/08/2021
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The MaroonsKlarity explores the untold story of Maroons and Black liberation in North America at the time of slavery with historians and ancestors of Maroons.11/08/2021
Hosted by content creator Klarity, The BreakDown explores a series of topics -- ranging from Greek astrology to vernacular to the births of coolness and swag -- and traces their origins to people of African descent.