Unsung Sisters of Black History Month: Madame Sissieretta Jones (1869-1933) - opera singer, first Black person to perform at Carnegie Hall.
If you care at all about celebrating, enjoying the company of others, sports, or football, there’s nothing wrong with considering going to or hosting your own Superbowl party. I mean the whole sport of Superbowl partying has grown to new heights.
Have you noticed how political conversation has been controlled by special interest groups, news, and politicians? Voters need the loudest voice in the conversation, which is why we are creating the digital public square
This is our Freedom Summer. Continue to show solidarity by keeping Ferguson and other accounts of police brutality and murder on the radar via social networks and independent media. Continue to exercise your democratic freedom and hold elected officials and public servants accountable.
Most relationships in which domestic violence occurs are escalating and present themselves in one of four ways: Physical/Sexual Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Verbal/Psychological Abuse, and Economic/Financial Abuse.
Social justice and civil rights are always at the forefront. Each year the United States is a destination country for approximately 17,500 women and children in slavery and forced into commercial sex trade. These are the horrifying facts about sex trafficking in the U.S. and the City of Atlanta that serves as a hub.
If government agents question you, it is important to understand your rights. You should be careful about what you say when approached by federal, state or local law enforcement officials. If you give answers, they can be used against you in a criminal, immigration, or civil case.
Sixty-eight years ago, two African-American couples were killed on a bridge between Watkinsville and Monroe County. Despite efforts by civil rights activist, lawmakers, and journalists to raise awareness and find answers, the killings remain unsolved.
Water is a fundamental necessity for survival making it a basic human right. However, 15,000 Detroit homes have had their water shit-off due to overdue bills. Find out how you can help and spread the word.
This whole idea of paying back loans never seems as nerve-racking as it really is, until you graduate or end your career as a student. The overwhelming, heavy feeling weighs on you like a ton of bricks haunting you as you look for an entry-level job, medical career, management position, work-for-hire, or simply the real world.
SOTU - President Obama calls 2014 "A Year of Action", which I couldn't agree with more because Americans at one point had given up on the strength of our government and to hear President Obama speak was extremely heartwarming.