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...

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...

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...

Teacher Appreciation

“Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.” - Sidney Hook National Teacher Appreciation...

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...

Mean What You Say

When was the last time someone told you they were going to do something and they didn’t? When was the last time that you...

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...

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...

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...