Boarded up houses, a boarded up school, and even boarded up churches—such is the condition of the surrounding neighborhood where the 10,000 Fearless: Headquarters of the South is located—‘The Bluff.’ It has been three years since Justice Or Else, a...
23 years ago, it happened. Three years ago, it happened again. A few days from now, we’re commemorating it. The historical Million Man March took place on October 16, 1995. The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan spearheaded the march. Its purpose...
For decades, college campuses have been ground zero for spreading messages. The younger crowd has always found a way to make their voices heard and promote their points of view. With election season upon us, more elections to come, and...
One issue that Blacks face on a day to day basis are negative stereotypes. They’re one reason why Blacks often live in fear and are targeted. If a Black man has dreads, he’s labeled uneducated and a thug. If...
Ever since last year’s 2017 election in Alabama, where Black women turned the vote away from Republican Roy Moore and towards Democrat Doug Jones, there’s been a lot of talk about the political power Black women hold. In fact,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VlIoLzhos2w Ronyde Ponthieux is no ordinary girl. Instead of spending her spare time playing on the computer and browsing social media, she’s standing in solidarity with TPS recipients (Temporary Protected Status) and fighting for them to become permanent residents of...
My father graduated from college, but not everyone gets the chance to graduate from the American system of education. My mother never graduated high school. Angela Bonds, Zara Gabriel and Katherine Taylor did graduate high school. They are now...
Age is not a restriction for Lahrul Muhammad. He is currently 22 years old and has been studying culinary arts for nine years. Lahrul was born and raised in Bayview Hunters Point, San Francisco, CA, and he grew up in...
One thing that has been increasingly repeated when Black History Month rolls around is this: “We talk about the same people and the same things.” The impact of the Civil Rights Movement, the sacrifices of Rosa Parks and the...

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