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SHOCK AFTER WILLOW SMITH POSTS PICTURE OF HERSELF TWIRLING AROUND A STRIPPER POLE IN LAS VEGAS

There was shock and outrage yesterday after 11 year old Willow Smith (daughter of Will and Jada) posted a picture of herself on her official Twitter account, twirling around a stripper pole in Las Vegas. According to IBT the picture was posted with the caption, ‘Vegas Chick’, and Smith was wearing leggings, red Ugg boots and a white jumper while whipping her hair back and forth, naturally, grasping onto the pole. Willow’s Twitter account is apparently overseen and managed by Roc Nation and Overbrook Entertainment. The []

UK NEWS: COURT RULES SCHOOL’S BAN ON CORNROW HAIRSTYLE WAS UNLAWFUL AND INDIRECT RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

Via BBC News A London school’s ban of the cornrows hairstyle resulted in “unlawful, indirect racial discrimination”, the High Court has ruled. Mr Justice Collins said the ban by St Gregory’s Catholic Science College in Harrow was not unlawful in itself, but should have taken into account individual pupils’ family traditions. A 13-year-old boy, “SG”, was refused a place because of the hairstyle. The school said it was “naturally disappointed” and may try to appeal. “St Gregory’s is proud of its rich []

UK NEWS: 15 YEAR OLD DIES AFTER HE IS STABBED TO DEATH OUTSIDE SCHOOL

Via The Daily Mail A 15-year-old boy died in his teacher’s arms today after he was ambushed by suspected rival gang members outside a school in South London. The stabbed teenager, named locally as Zac Olumegbon, was taken by air ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead. Saima Sadfdar, who runs a shop opposite the school in West Norwood, said the boy was attacked by a gang of up to four men who lay in wait in a car. []

MALAWI MOVES VILLAGERS FOR MADONNA SCHOOL

Via AFP “The district commissioner for Lilongwe told the villagers to move off the land and (make) way for the construction of the academy because it was government land reserved for development projects,” an official from the commissioner’s office told AFP by telephone. The official, who did not want to be named, said district commissioner Charles Kalemba told the nearly 200 villagers that they were lucky to have been “compensated for the houses, gardens and fruit trees.” Kalemba, accompanied by officials from []

UK NEWS: BOY 12 HAS SEX SWAP DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

Via The Daily Mail A 12-year-old boy is preparing to have a sex change operation after returning to school following the summer break as a girl, it was revealed today. The boy, who has now had his name changed to a girl’s by deed poll, arrived at school in a dress and pigtails.  Teachers had to call an emergency assembly to explain the transformation to confused pupils and tell them they must now treat the child as a girl. ‘We are committed []