TEASER (Short Film on Drug Addiction in the LGBT Community) By Adam Jones

  Adam Jones’ highly anticipated short film”TEASER” is out. “What we are doing is combining 10 of the most impactful  scenes together to present to LGBT youth at a screening. As the film begins at azure acres treatment center (Napa,CA), … Continue reading TEASER (Short Film on Drug Addiction in the LGBT Community) By Adam Jones

From Juvenile Hall to Yoga Teacher

This incredible backbend is one of UpRising Yoga’s former students from Juvenile Hall. She has been doing yoga every day since her first class with UpRising Yoga in juvenile hall and wants to become a yoga teacher! Uprising Yoga is offering her the chance to become a 200 hour RYT yoga teacher by funding the $2,900 worth of training with your help! Your tax deductible donation of any amount goes directly to creating such career pathways for this student, and many others we are able to fund. Our goal is 5 students X $2,900 for a total of $14,500! The … Continue reading From Juvenile Hall to Yoga Teacher

Can I Dance With Random People Now? My 30 Day Challenge for UpRising Yoga.

(Pictured above, Noir Strassen Magazine’s Creator Ashaki Ayoka) 30 Day Challenge We invite you to RISE UP for 2015! We created a New Year’s resolution that helps those that need it most. When you choose to either donate the cost of one yoga class, about $20 or commit to a UpRising Yoga’s 30 Day Challenge and ask for pledges to raise funds, you show that every life matters because you chose to take an affirmative action that impacts the lives of people in at risk communities, to help bring yoga as a healing force into the community, Juvenile Halls, Schools to … Continue reading Can I Dance With Random People Now? My 30 Day Challenge for UpRising Yoga.

Marley Natural Fine Cannabis

Marley Natural’s Fine Cannabis will provide the first international marijuana brand herb shipping Jamaican grown weed (best marijuana in the world; THE WORLD) to countries that have decriminalizing ganja laws. Basically they are doing the same thing as everyone else; distributing weed from Jamaica to other parts of the world. Yes, people still sneak pocket weed through the airport. It’s actually not difficult. (Think about it.) They are fighting global prohibition of marijuana as North Korea and Uruguay are the only two nations where marijuana is completely legal. Therefore The Netherlands, Portugal, USA, Jamaica, in your bedroom, inside the basement, … Continue reading Marley Natural Fine Cannabis

Presenting 101 by toni g. ht studios “Captures your time, stimulate your sight, tease your mind.”

You are invited to 101, an exciting art gallery event curated by toni g. toni g is a creative director and photographer.  She shot over 30 women for this show. “Each women had their heads covered in lace as I captured a tight frame of the hidden beauty in each of them and then each women wore panty hose as I captured a tight shot of the legs in different positions.  I am hanging all the heads on one wall and all the legs on another .as a viewer you try to figure out who’s legs go with what face.  … Continue reading Presenting 101 by toni g. ht studios “Captures your time, stimulate your sight, tease your mind.”

Backstage at SIR Host Auditions

Backstage at SIR (Studio Instrument Rentals) is looking for male and female host ages 21-45 of all nationalities for a new Reality TV Show called “Backstage At SIR” that will broadcast the journey of musical icons performing live music and cover intimate Q&A interviews while educating the audience on the indescribable joy that comes from playing an instrument and/or working in the music industry behind the scenes. Audition submissions start immediately. Video submission must be received by Wednesday, September 24th to be considered for a live audition on October 1st. Please submit your videos to (lajass365@gmail.com).  Thank you! Continue reading Backstage at SIR Host Auditions

RETIRED NBA STAR MARK JACKSON COACHES STEVIE WONDER AND KAI MILLA’S SON KAILAND’S BASKETBALL TEAM AT THE 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER

  Amazing youth coaches also included Samaki Walker & Najee Blue Power Ranger     (LOS ANGELES, CA-SEPTEMBER, 2014) Stevland Morris (aka Stevie Wonder) and Kai Milla host their son’s 2nd Annual Kailand Obasi Hoop-Life Friendraiser to Benefit Allittakes.org at University of Southern California (USC) Galen Center. It was a non-profit basketball tournament with The Froggs (The Game’s Team), the Drew Youth League, Kailand Hoop Life All It Takes Team, and Inglewood Showtime Elite Youth Teams.  Big Sean’s Official DJ, DJ Mo Beatz kept the crowd and kids dancing. The National Anthem was performed by new teen group ID4 Girls … Continue reading RETIRED NBA STAR MARK JACKSON COACHES STEVIE WONDER AND KAI MILLA’S SON KAILAND’S BASKETBALL TEAM AT THE 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER

A Lesson In Jamaican Patois

Dear ladies and gents. For the most part on Noir Strassen Magazine we speak, read, and write in English (British and US). Occasionally you may encounter German or Spanish here. For an absolute certainty you will encounter Jamaican Patios on this site. We are Jamaican. (For the most part. Some of us are German, American and from other parts of the universe. Seriously.) Here is a lesson in Jamaican Patios. Continue reading A Lesson In Jamaican Patois

STEVLAND MORRIS (STEVIE WONDER) AND KAI MILLA HOST THEIR SON’S 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER TO BENEFIT ALL IT TAKES.ORG SEPTEMBER 13, 2014

        (LOS ANGELES, CA- SEPTEMBER 3, 2014) The 2nd Annual Kailand Obasi Hoop-Life Friendraiser is a red carpet event set to take place on September 13, 2014 from 2pm-5:30pm. You do not want to miss out on this awesome non-profit basketball tournament that will include a host of celebrity attendees, a celebrity autograph session for fans, half-time performance by a special celebrity guest, prizes, food trucks and live music by Big Sean’s Official DJ, DJ Mo Beatz. National Anthem performance by girl group ID4.   Celebrity guests will coach the youth teams playing in the basketball tournament. … Continue reading STEVLAND MORRIS (STEVIE WONDER) AND KAI MILLA HOST THEIR SON’S 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER TO BENEFIT ALL IT TAKES.ORG SEPTEMBER 13, 2014