Coping with Holiday Grief

Coping with Holiday Grief

by Kristin Braswell

While the holiday season brings shopping, family reunions and food, it can also be a particularly difficult period of deep mourning… Read More

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Forgiveness

#theFword:
Forgiveness

by Esther Armah

"Let us forgive them.”  So said Nelson Mandela. The "us" meant Black South Africans, after they had finally… Read More

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'Why We MUST Stop the Stigma of Mental Illness'

by Michaela angela Davis

It's been a few weeks since the tragic death of Miram Carey, the young mother who was killed by Capitol Police after a car chase near the White… Read More

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[This is a series of responses to Donald… Read More

Some Kind Of Blue

Some Kind Of Blue

by Amy DuBois Barnett

In 2008, I was on top of my game. I was the deputy editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar, the first Black person to rise so high on a venerable… Read More

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When Prayer Is Not Enough

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Mental health concerns are among the biggest and most dangerously tabooed topics in Black America.  A comedian once said that… Read More

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LOSING DAPHNE

by #teamEBONY

By the Rev. Otis Moss III, D. Min. Her finger kept twitching as if tapping an unknown Morse code. Her eyes were three-quarter closed… Read More

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How to Prevent Media-Induced Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

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How to Prevent Media-Induced Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

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It has now been two weeks since George Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges in the shooting death… Read More

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Hip-Hop’s Manic Depression<br />

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Hip-Hop’s Manic Depression

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Marsha Gosho Oakes, the founder and editor-in-chief of one of the most globally respected online music magazines—SoulCulture.co.uk—has… Read More

Why Meditation Matters

Why Meditation Matters

by Kristin Braswell

When was the last time you really breathed? A deep inhale, a strong exhale, with closed eyes and your mind solely focused on that… Read More

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