New Book Places Spotlight on Empowering Women

New Book Places Spotlight on Empowering Women

by Shantell E. Jamison

A best-selling author has coined a book meant to inspire women to live authentically. Jo Saxton wrote, The Dream of You: Let Go of Broken... Read More

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Depression and the Black Superwoman Syndrome

by Josie Pickens

After reading the news of For Brown Girls creator Karyn Washington’s passing, I immediately went to tapping away on the keys of my laptop.... Read More

Pastor Otis Moss III Shares 3 Ways to Get Involved in the Green Revolution

Pastor Otis Moss III Shares 3 Ways to Get Involved in the Green Revolution

by Pastor Tyler Sit

Chicago’s South Side gets more media coverage for its gun violence than for its gardens, but Trinity United Church of Christ is telling a different story.... Read More

Mental Health Framework Launched to Support College Students of Color

Mental Health Framework Launched to Support College Students of Color

by Shantell E. Jamison

The Jed Foundation (JED) and The Steve Fund have launched a framework of strategies that colleges can use to face disparities regarding mental health... Read More

In New Book, Pastor Details ’12 Steps to an Extremely Happy Life’

In New Book, Pastor Details ’12 Steps to an Extremely Happy Life’

by Shantell E. Jamison

A prominent Chicago pastor has penned a book that claims to get readers to happiness in just 12 steps. With his new book, Rev. Derrick... Read More

Make You Great Again: 5 Tips for a Better Life

Make You Great Again: 5 Tips for a Better Life

by Shantell E. Jamison

Life can be tough, but we must remember that happiness and most importantly, peace is and always will be a choice. Very little is... Read More

#MeToo Results in Campaign for Those Struggling with PTSD

#MeToo Results in Campaign for Those Struggling with PTSD

by Shantell E. Jamison

There’s a new campaign now. Last month, millions of women took to social media to post two words: #metoo, Huff Post reports. The words... Read More

Study: Mental Health of Transgender Individuals Under Stress

Study: Mental Health of Transgender Individuals Under Stress

by Shantell E. Jamison

Transgender adults are more likely to have thoughts of suicide than other sector of adults in the state of California, a new report from... Read More

How to Do a Spa Day, the Right Way During NYC’s Spa Week

How to Do a Spa Day, the Right Way During NYC’s Spa Week

by ADEBISI

I can’t say when my personal obsession with Spa Week began, but I can say (emphatically) that it’s been years since I’ve allowed this... Read More

Tracee Ellis Ross Encourages Us to Stand Up to Cancer

Tracee Ellis Ross Encourages Us to Stand Up to Cancer

by Shantell E. Jamison

Tracee Ellis Ross has partnered with CVS Pharmacy customers to get folks to Stand Up To Cancer. The Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated actress is... Read More