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As a black mother, my heart pains every time I turn on the news. Mortuary and funeral business is raking in at an all-time high. We are losing our children left and right. 454 more words


Confessions of Faith: I Can't Breathe

I sit here, a black woman born in America. I made my entrance into this world decades after the Jim Crow era, centuries after the emancipation of my ancestors. 1,400 more words

Faith Simone

MY FREESTYLE: Black Lives Matter

Black Life Matter: Thoughts from Tariq Alexander of TSWMall

“It’s a travesty what is happening in our world, in our communities, and to our children. They now live in a generation of fear. 682 more words

DAILY OBSERVATION: Linking the Michael Brown and Travon Martin cases is just wrong.

Many of those saying that Michael Brown is an innocent victim of police racism and excessive force try to connect his case to that of Travon Martin.  497 more words


If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

“Get your flapjacks here!  Get your flapjacks!” Zeke’s Kitchen is seemingly back open, well sort of.  2,374 more words

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Ray Rice is cleared by judge

Lady of my acquaintance expressed dismay at this news. “It’s okay to beat your girlfriend/wife, you can still play in the NFL.” What a sorry state of affairs she said. 244 more words