Ebonie Johnson Cooper

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LeBron James Is Such a Millennial

LeBron James is 29 years old. His age alone makes him part of the Millennial…

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WNBA Star Tamika Catchings on Why Athletes Must Give Back[INTERVIEW]

It’s not often that one gets the opportunity to have a conversation with a former…

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#BarackTalk Address the State of Black Youth in America

America will be listening and watching as President Barack Obama addresses the nation during his…

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Dr. King Did Not Dream of ‘Da Club’

Dear Mid-Michigan Teen Party Promoters,  First, I'm not writing to yell at, belittle or attack…

Switching Gears: A Young Entrepreneur’s Journey to Success

I got a job! Not just any job but my dream job. The kind of…

30 Is Not the New 20 (And That’s a Good Thing!)

So here’s the tea: I'm turning 30. And I’m not thinking about it with angst, fear…

‘Young Black Philanthropist’ Is Not an Oxymoron

“Why do you call yourselves philanthropists? That’s like calling an average student a scholar,” a…

5 Ways to Give Back in 2013

A new year often means new resolutions.  Today I’m not giving you resolutions— I’m giving…

The Power of ‘I’m Sorry’

I was getting ready to head out for a night of holiday festivities when my…

Biological Didn’t Bother:Making Peace with My Daddy Issues

I found myself captivated during part two of Iyanla Fix My Life featuring VH1 star Evelyn…