America, You’re Not Mentally Well

  Don’t suffer in silence America.   America is sick and she doesn’t even know it. There are many people walking around with a mental illness and...

Invest in Healthy

I am not going to lie to you. There is nothing more that I like to eat than fried chicken, chitterlings, pig feet, smothered...

The Past Is Our Present

Our society at times is so messed up, and sometimes I wonder if we will ever get it right. The current Presidency and White...

The Results are In

Across the state, students have just received their scores back from taking their spring standardized tests. Some students are elated, while others are in...

Thank God For Ruby Bridges

I wasn’t around during the time of segregation, and I can’t even begin to imagine what things were like during that time period. I...

Where Do We Go From Here?

I’ve been thinking about a lot of things since the arrival of Harvey. Through my reflection, I often asked myself, where do we go...

The Power in Early Detection

Did you know that according to the America Cancer Society, “Blacks have the highest death rate and shortest survival of any racial/ethnic group in...

I WON’T Apologize for Being BLACK Sorry, Not Sorry

“Racism is man’s gravest threat to man-the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.” -Abraham Joshua Heschel Like the title stated, I won’t apologize for...

Everybody Gets Love

According to Shea Moisture, “Everybody gets love.” However, that wasn’t truly the case in their recent commercial that received a lot of backlash from...

Is America Great?

With everything that is going on surrounding our President, none of it surprises me. I hope you’re not surprised either. Many people, especially our...