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William H. Cosby Jr.- Remember The Good in This Great Legend

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” - Comedian Bill Cosby When it comes to Comedian Bill Cosby, Black America needs to remember his positive contributions...

“Stop This Crazy Thing”

A historically black college in Memphis recently held a “black-on-black crime forum” exploring causes and solutions, but it was the term “black-on-black crime” use that dominated the discussion. The goal was to defer the term as...

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 pork chops, yams, and collard greens and cornbread. Of course...

Dick Dowling -Statue Promoting Confederate Hero Should Go Too?

It is about time!!! Some city governments are making bold statements about history and altering their image by separating from a past that promoted Slavery, Racism and ways. It is a move that really sends the...

Understanding the Law: Community Supervision

If you find yourself in a situation where the evidence against you is indisputable and your attorney is unable to get your case dismissed, there are other options afforded to you other than being...

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 told someone that you were going to do something, only...

We MUST Understand: Houston has a long way to go…

“The Confederacy was on the wrong side of history and humanity. It sought to tear apart our nation and subjugate our fellow Americans to slavery. This is the history we should never forget and...

A Message to All Police Officers…

We Charge You To Protect, Serve & Honor Thy Citizens- It’s in the Oath On my honor, I will never betray my badge, my integrity, my character, or the public trust. I will always have the...

Spring and Summer Foot Care

By: Lorraine E. McKinney, D.P.M., Podiatrist It’s that time of year where we put away the fall and winter clothing and refresh our wardrobes with sprinkles of spring and summer.  With frequent rain showers, humid...

Not Even Basketball Can Cure Racism

Sports used to be the one thing that could isolate you from the current issues facing us in this country. It was the one thing you could count on to get away. A trip to...