Aug
02

Campaign

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On July 31st, 2017 Liberia officially began its campaign season with election day looming on October 10th I hit the streets to ask Liberians what…

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Jul
19

Liberian Cultural Dance- Balawala Malawala International Dance Troop

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On this episode of Philimena.com I take you inside the Liberian cultural dance scene! "Music and dance are an integral part of village life in…

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Jul
05

Philimena.com Wants To Hear From You!

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As I approach my 6 month mark here in Liberia, I want to hear from YOU! Comment on IG, FB, and email me for recommendations…

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Jun
21

Resort Life In Liberia

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Join me as I take you to some of the amazing resorts here in Liberia! Hopefully this video will convince you to consider us for…

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Jun
07

Adventures With Philimena- Todee, Gowning Ceremony

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In this edition of "Adventures With Philimena" I accompany my aunt and uncle as they are "gowned" in the community of Todee. The inhabitants of…

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May
24

Robertsport

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      [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6w9wGaJPuw[/embedyt] On this episode of Philimena.com I visit one of my FAVORITE places in Liberia, Robertsport! ¬†Robertsport is home to some…

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May
17

From Detroit to Liberia: Why I Left America To Find Home

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Check out this op-ed piece I did for The Grio on my childhood, moving back to Liberia, and creating Philimena.com! Click here for the full…

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May
10

Hipco : The Liberian Hip Hop Movement

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[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPGXbNLUGsQ[/embedyt]   This week on Philimena.com I take an inside look at the Liberian Hipco movement (Liberian Hip Hop). I follow Hipco sensation Christoph…

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Apr
26

Adventures With Philimena- Monkey Island

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Right here in the Marshall, Liberia I took a small canoe out a few miles to an island locally known as "Monkey Island". If you…

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Apr
12

West Point 

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West Point is one of the worst slums in the world and is located right in the heart of Monrovia. I've visited West Point a…

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