Jamila Aisha Brown

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In Syria, a Conflict with No Winners

This weekend, President Barack Obama came before the American people to announce that our nation…

EGYPT IS BURNING

On August 14, catastrophe struck Egypt as its army openly attacked thousands of Muslim Brotherhood…

Herman Wallace and Nelson Mandela: A Tale of Two Heroes

Two political prisoners: one past, one present, both lay dying. Two heroes of the Black…

Remembering Hugo Chavez

“Chávez, an icon in Venezuela,” reads the March 5th edition of the Spanish language international…

Why Is Breast Cancer Killing So Many Black Women?

Although 1 out of 8 women will develop breast cancer in the United States, it…

Football Isn’t Just for Guys, Kevin

As an avid football fan who happens to be female, I didn’t realize Sunday was…

VOTE OR CRY:5 Reasons Romney/Ryan is Bad for the African Diaspora

On the final night of the Democratic National Convention, President Barack Obama cautioned the America…

The Gospel of Healing:Film Explores the Black Church’s Response to HIV/AIDS

With HIV/AIDS infection rates reaching pandemic levels within the African-American community, some Black churches have…

Ghana Mourns President John Atta Mills

Ghana’s “Black Star” democracy shone amidst its sadness as Vice President John Dramani Mahama was…

Who Will Benefit From Haiti’s Gold Rush?

Once the cure for the Spaniards’ gold fever and the jewel in the French colonial…