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Erica Garner May Have Been the Face of Medical Disparities in Pregnant Woman

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Dec. 30, social justice advocate, Erica Garner, died after suffering from cardiac arrest. Less than five months ago, she had just given birth... Read More

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Danny Glover to Receive Prestigious Honor at 49th NAACP Image Awards

by Shantell E. Jamison

Actor, producer and humanitarian, Danny Glover will receive the prestigious “President’s Award” at this year’s NAACP Image awards. According to a press release announcing... Read More

Touré Roberts’ Tips for A Successful New Year

Touré Roberts’ Tips for A Successful New Year

by Shantell E. Jamison

Touré Roberts is an international thought leader, pastor and found of Los Angeles’ The Potter’s House at One. According to its website, the venue... Read More

DJ Khaled Joins Weight Watchers

DJ Khaled Joins Weight Watchers

by Shantell E. Jamison

DJ Khaled may be a hit record producer, but the entertainer can now add Weight Watchers to his resume. According to the Atlanta Journal... Read More

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Study: Being Sick is Written All Over Your Face

by Shantell E. Jamison

When you’re not feeling 100%, it is written all over your face. At least according to a recently published study it is. According to... Read More

5 Ways to Manifest Greatness in 2018

5 Ways to Manifest Greatness in 2018

by Shantell E. Jamison

New year, new you … MAYBE. Everybody  is quite enthusiastic to make changes at the start of a new year, but few actually stick... Read More

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3 Tips to Brighten Your Day

by Shantell E. Jamison

The winter months can be a pain, especially for those of us who rely on vitamin D from the sun. But you do not... Read More

Black people: Don’t Get Played by Talk of A ‘Kinder’ War on Drugs

Black people: Don’t Get Played by Talk of A ‘Kinder’ War on Drugs

by Kassandra Frederique

For years, we’ve been having a national conversation about the opioid crisis largely perceived to be hitting suburban and rural areas. Politicians are rushing... Read More

Danielle Brooks on Lack of Diversity in Fashion: Ashley Graham Isn’t the Only Plus-Size Model

Danielle Brooks on Lack of Diversity in Fashion: Ashley Graham Isn’t the Only Plus-Size Model

by Jessica Bennett

Orange is the New Black star Danielle Brooks is a proud, curvy woman, who acknowledges the fashion world is slowly but surely becoming more... Read More

Cancer Survival Rates Consistently Lower in Black Patients

Cancer Survival Rates Consistently Lower in Black Patients

by Shantell E. Jamison

Regardless of the type of cancer they’re diagnosed with, survival rates for African-Americans remain consistently lower than for white people, the Scientific American reports.... Read More