Remember the Chibok Girls

On Thursday, April 14, 2017, the world marked three years since Boko Haram terrorists burst into dormitory rooms at the Government Secondary School

They Got What They Wanted, A White Supremacy Wish Sandwich

There was a 1956 Rhythm and Blues song by a group called the Chips entitled “Rubber Biscuit.” The song has a quick beat and some vocal breaks in which the lead singer explains what a Wish Sandwich was.

CBC Opposes Nomination of Judge Gorsuch and the Senate Should Too

On January 31, President Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. If confirmed, Gorsuch’s lifelong appointment to the court would have serious consequences

Mr. President, What If It Was Your Mama?

During the summer before the election, then-presidential nominee Donald Trump, added this message to his speeches: “You’re living in poverty; your schools are no good

It’s Time for Black Parents to Stand Up for the Every Student Succeeds Act

Today, across the United States in nearly every African American community, millions of parents are striving to do all that they can to ensure

“Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf”

Whether on social media or otherwise, they listen to you and understand, ask your opinion, seek your wisdom, and look to your lead. With them, you live a good life. Have followers like those

Speak Out to Protect Your Health

For six years, Republicans have repeated the same phrase in every conversation about healthcare: “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Did Donald Trump Just Self Destruct?

There was a 1957 Science Fiction Film entitled “The Beginning of the End.’ It was about giant grasshoppers who threatened to overrun the earth and wipe

Barbara Reynold’s Coretta Scott King Memoir Is a Must Read

Every day that he holds the presidency, Donald Trump does something outrageous. He blusters, he just plain lies, and he bullies. He pushes his decisions, his executive orders, down the throats of a Congress that he dominates.

It’s Time for the Democratic Party to Wake Up

Everyone appears to have figured out that a dangerous, stupid fascist with no knowledge of how the federal government works is now the President of the United States.

The Curly Corner

Following the riotous 1960s where lasting political and cultural changes defined the decade, Black Americans, formerly known as “Negroes”, were redefining their identity. This sudden surge of pride for being a Black American

Love Is the Answer…Who Cares What the Question Is

His velvety voice is recognized all over New Orleans, accompanying the sounds of smooth soul. Born Gregory Vigne, but known to his dedicated listeners as “Papa Smurf

King Cake Festival raises funds while celebrating Mardi Gras pastime.

Foodies near and far traveled to New Orleans’ Champions Square for a sweet tooth start to the Mardi Gras season. It was the Fourth Annual King Cake Festival put on by Ochsner Hospital for Children on Sunday

African Union Leader Condemns U.S. For Taking Its People ‘As Slaves’ But Blocking Refugees

South African politician and chairperson of the AU commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma addressed representatives of the continental union’s 54 member states during a summit in Addis Ababa

Protests Over Trump’s Executive Order Pause For Moments Of Prayer

As thousands of people rallied against President Donald Trump’s Friday executive order blocking refugees and travelers from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S.