[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

Celebrating Mother Barrows: A Little Warrior’s Ethos

war·ri·or ˈwôrēər/Submit noun warrior; plural noun: warriors; noun: warrior pose; plural noun: warrior poses 1. (especially in former times) a brave or experienced soldier or fighter.

#BREAKING BXP Ends Racism!

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

#ReclaimMLK: Celebrating a King

  In this short clip of Martin Luther King Jr. speaking at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee some 50 years ago, we see the pressing nature of duty. At this very moment, we are still combating national issues of gun violence, minimum wage, affordable housing, and urban economic development that affect all communities nationwide. Youth are still at [...]

Chicago’s Young & Powerful

An Interview with Chairman Wendell Mosby of Chicago's Young & Powerful It was a snowy Sunday afternoon on the south side of Chicago when Friends of Wendell Mosby and members of Chicago’s Young and Powerful gathered for brunch this time last year. Chairman Wendell Mosby organized the first Chicago Young & Powerful Action Brunch of 2014 to encourage grassroots [...]

This Week in #BlackExcellence

"SELMA" In Theatres Everywhere January 9th! In this epic depiction of the opposition and successes faced by the Poor People's Movement, an all star cast including David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey, and Tyler Perry, chronicle the three months leading up to the march in Selma, Montgomery. Be sure to celebrate this moment in Black Excellence where [...]

Mother Oprah Knows Best!

The last time #BlackTwitter's fake rage ensued after Oprah's "Where Are They Now?" interview with the beautiful Raven Symone it passed.  Just for giggles, you can watch a rather "passé" Raven reject labels at the 1:15 mark. To which Oprah replies, “Oh Lord don’t set Twitter on fire!” My sentiments exactly as I watched Oprah's Interview with People Magazine. View the full People [...]