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"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 [...]
The network premiere of the miniseries "Book of Negroes" on BET television has caught the attention of our next young, gifted, and Black generation! The series chronicles the life of Aminata Diallo, a West African Jeli (or 'griot', storyteller), an adaptation of Lawrence Hill's "Book of Negroes." Her character is based on the true story of Black Loyalists. Click [...]
It is Football Day in America! Friends and families are geared up with their favorite Seahawks jerseys and Patriots face paint. Moms and girlfriends raided grocery stores to stock up on American fare and finger foods for epic game day menus. Fathers and sons are spending quality time before the big game to generate some championship ju-ju for their team picks. Super Bowl XLIX wraps another [...]
Black Excellence Key SOTU Takeaways I know what it’s like to defend your dream. Still believing in that dream when those you work with stand against you is not for the faint at heart. It takes courage to stand firm on core values and principles while remaining flexible and considerate of others. It takes strength [...]