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.
Freedom. What is freedom to you? No no, not the long Merriam-Webster definition with words in that we’ll have to look up, but what does it mean to you? The everyday person might say, “Being able to do whatever...
“ ....Even today, this poison exists, where some of us who are light-skinned think we are better than our darker-skinned Brothers and Sisters. We somehow think we are not as good as those who are of lighter skin. This...
Women’s fight for rights in America can be traced all the way back to the 1920s during the Women’s Suffrage Movement. They fought for basic rights such as respect and the right to vote. Women have recently reignited their...
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.
Women’s History Month is observed in March and recognizes the great contributions that women have made to our nation in order to show women appreciation. Unfortunately, I’m not buying the dedication of this month in regard to the ways in...
Amnesiacide. Noun     The loss of a large block of memory as a result of cultural, spiritual, economic and religious genocide     What happened to Black people during the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Slavery stripped Black people of our names, our...
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...
On April 12, Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson sat in a Philadelphia Starbucks for a business meeting, but due to not ordering anything, the police were called and both were arrested. Similarly to being Black during slavery and Jim-Crow season,...
A little more than four score and seven years ago, our nation fought and earned its freedom for every American – except blacks. And yet, a large number of black millennials are enthused to celebrate July fourth this year, even...

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