Understanding the Law: Last Will and Testament

When a person passes away without a Will, family members and loved ones could be left in a precarious situation. Often time’s promises are...

If Women Rule the World

IS IT FAIR TO BLAME BLACK WOMEN FOR THE PRESENT PLIGHT OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MALE/FEMALE RELATIONSHIPS? I have oftentimes been referred to as a Benedict Arnold...

Understanding the Law: Contested and Uncontested Divorce

Unfortunately, divorce has become a very common occurrence in modern society. Often spouses find that they are no longer able to coexist as a...

Alternative Solution to U.S. Mental Illness Crisis

HOUSTON - Increased incidences of violence, mass shootings, church shootings, police-citizen conflict, suicide, bullying, abuse, anger, bitterness, addiction and homelessness, combined with her own...

Black Lives Matter: There are More Things than Just Cops Killing Us

By: Christina James “Society expects me to give up; my culture expects me to give up, but I will not stop fighting for my son!”...

Brothers & Sisters Wait Before You Tie The Knot

By: Myshyia P. Butler When I thought of marriage as a little girl I just saw my mother and father together with my· siblings. I...

Before I lay it down: “Women, Hygiene & Child Care…”

Ever wonder why women get mad at you when they ask for your opinion and you answer truthfully? That ish happens to me ALL...

We MUST Understand: “Liberty and Justice For All…” Including US!

Let me first start this editorial off by stating that I do not care what people do in their private lives. Neither am I...

Greater dangers found in Tobacco Smoking

Smoking tobacco products causes at least five additional diseases than previously thought, and is responsible for the deaths of an additional 60,000 people above...

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training,...