An Admonition of Greatness

RARE VIDEO: "When I retire I'm going to get ready to meet God!" Muhammad Ali

[OP-Ed] All Lives Matter–period!

"The media wants us to believe that all white women and men think like FOX News anchors. The powers that be hope their fear of our brown brethren will turn our hearts cold. We must stay the course of those who fought the good fight of faith and finish the hueman mission." - Brittney Gault

31 Women & Girls of #BlackExcellence

"Here are 31 Black Women and Girls who are having an EXCELLENT Women's History Month! Click each picture to learn more about the woman featured."

#BREAKING BXP Ends Racism!

Tell Us how you will contribute to the end of racism-- Speak Ya Mind!

Five Black Facts: Black Chicago

- 1 - It is believed that Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable was born in San Marc, Haiti to a French seaman and an African woman slave in 1745. Jean Baptiste received some education in France where he learned Spanish, English and native dialects before moving to New Orleans, LA with friend and partner Clemorgan. The friends developed [...]

Reflections on Chicago’s “Mr. Buy Black”

"Mahatma Gandhi once said that his life was his message. If that is true, then it shall be true for everyone of us who have devoted their life to a cause deeper than their own. As I caught up on some reading this evening, I was shaken by a text to my cell phone informing [...]

Five Black Facts: On W.E.B. DuBois

- 1 - Tom Burghardt, a slave who fought with the Continental Army during the American Revolution, was given freedom and a farm. Tom lived with his family in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, a rural farming community. Mary Silvina Burghardt, Tom's granddaughter, fell head over heels with Alfred DuBois, who left Haiti for New York in the [...]

#TBT: WEB DuBois Calls for Self Defense (1919)

The Crisis magazine, the editorial arm of the NAACP, was in full support of the "New Negro". Crisis editor, W.E.B. DuBois, calls for black self-defense amongst racial riots.