What happens when a people are subjected to poverty, social injustices and being terrorized by the very peace officers who are supposed to protect them? You guessed it: riots. Black people are in pain...
This article was also published in Rise Magazine, a publication out of Atlanta, GA. The entire world has exploded after the murder of George Floyd, and others, at the hands of police. This is...
With the global crisis of the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, causing panic all over, we might want to take a minute to appreciate the bright side. The shut-ins are causing families to learn how to...
In American society, Thanksgiving is promoted as an innocent concept. The notion of being around loved ones and having gratitude for the many blessings that we have is an occasion that any decent human being would love...
It is no secret that there is a strong Christian presence within the black community. Our sojourn in America has had a great impact on our spirituality, traditions, and beliefs. As we were brought in the Western...
We all have something that we are passionate about. Whether it is a personal inspiration, someone you hold dearly, a principle that you feel should not be infringed upon, or a necessity in your community that you...
There is a debate stirring in the United States: Should Black people receive reparations for the horrors of slavery? The question is a ridiculous one. Did the Jews receive reparations for the evil of...
It’s about that time. You know, when you buy a tree and deck it with silver and gold; when you put wreaths on your door and reindeer statues on your lawn; when you give more attention to Santa Claus than to Jesus.
One of the beautiful parts of being a member of this generation has been experiencing the beginnings of a Black cultural awakening. Before my very eyes, I have witnessed and been a part of an entire cohort of young people who use the tools of the internet, social media and digital technology as a method to reprogram our preconceived notions of Black history, culture and politics.
It is no news that unity is a prerequisite for a peaceful society. In other words, a nation without unity is simply a nation in crisis. In Nigeria, this is evident through crises that have presented themselves in the...

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