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These 5 African Bloggers Give Us the Tea on Fenty Beauty's Galaxy Collection

Here's what some of our favorite African bloggers had to say about Fenty Beauty's holiday collection.

We've been anticipating the holiday collection drop from Fenty Beauty ever since Rihanna changed the beauty industry game back in September.

The Galaxy Collection is coming on the cusp of the holidays and we had to see if our favorite African beauty bloggers tried it out for us.

Check out what they thought about the collection in the first impression videos below.

1. Jackie Aina

Jackie Aina uses the glitter eyeshadows as a companion palette with this look and tests out the lipglosses.

2. Sudani Doll

​Sudani Doll gives us subtle glitter glam in her tutorial utilizing the whole collection.

3. Ronke Raji

Ronke Raji used Fenty Beauty's galaxy palette, lipgloss and eyeliner in her far-out look.

4. Patricia Bright

Patricia Bright swatches the lipgloss shades and tries out an eyeliner from the collection.

5. Omabelle

Omabelle gives us her honest thoughts and reations during her tutorial.

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10 African Films That Deal With Protest Culture & History

African countries have a long history of protests and demonstrations against forces of oppression, and this has been represented significantly in cinema.

Around the world, Nigerians in the diaspora have picked up the mantle of protesting peacefully against police brutality and violence. These gatherings are a direct extension of the nationwide protests that were brought to a tragic halt in Lagos after soldiers of the Nigerian army fired guns at peaceful protesters at the Lekki tollgate venue.

African countries have a long history of protests and demonstrations against forces of oppression and this has been represented significantly in cinema. This list, while not an exhaustive one, attempts to contextualize this rich cinematic history, tracing the complex and diverse ways that protest culture have been reflected in African film. From influential classics that are now considered required viewing to fascinating portraits of individual resistance, these films are proof that the struggle continues, regardless.

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