One of the most unique ways Black culture is conveyed is through books. Within the stories Black writers tell, you find our experiences, our ideas, our desires, fears and unmatched imagination. Whether it’s a fantasy adventure or...
In the midst of police brutality and protests, filmmaker Darryl Muhammad, or D. Roe, released a short film, Skindeep, exploring a reality where roles are reversed.  According to the video’s YouTube caption, “'Skindeep' navigates...
It’s no secret that 2020 has been a busy year. We’ve seen so much, between the coronavirus pandemic and the deaths of innocent Black men and women. Since social media is a place many of us spend...
The coronavirus pandemic has shifted our lives in many ways. Unfortunately, some of us worry how we’ll make ends meet, while others worry what their future will look like. High school seniors part of the Class of...
Thanksgiving is right around the corner -- literally tomorrow, depending on when you're reading this article. It's about that time when people are flocking to the grocery store, trying to make last-minute preparations. Of course some people...
Brittney Morris’ new debut “Slay” is like a love letter to the younger-you and many Black girls growing up in America establishing themselves while trying not to lose their identity. It’s not an easy walk especially since,...
Some of us go to college, and we take courses that prepare us to get a job. But what happens when you want to go into business for yourself? Unless you go specifically into business school, the...
Nursing is a challenging major. Takiyah Muhammad knows that all too well. As a nursing student at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, her schedule is quite demanding. But, even with the overload of exams, internships...
Myioshi Williams hasn’t lived at home since she was 14 years old. “One of the biggest things for me is being hit with that realization that I’ve been away from home for 6 years,...
The story of Brian Banks falls into the pit of many falsely accused and convicted Black men who have spent half and/or nearly their entire lives fighting crimes they never committed. The film,...

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