Mame M. Kwayie

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Dr. Jasmin Sculark and Pastor Lawrence Robinson - Sr. Associate Pastor of The Potter's House

Has Ferguson Changed the Hearts of Megachurch Pastors?

Dr. Jasmin Sculark takes a holistic approach to ministry, knowing that as the recently appointed…

Chamique Holdsclaw Speaks on Her Depression

Years ago, a cowboy on a horse whipped a lasso in Chamique Holdsclaw’s direction, trying to…

Austin Texas

Why Are Black People Leaving Austin?

As a hotbed of business innovation with hipster ethos, Austin, Texas, has become more than…

[Survivor Story]A Philadelphia-area Mom Beats the Odds of Stage 4 Breast Cancer

This August, Jewel Crawford Ajibade, 52, will see her son, Daree, off to his freshman…

Lorraine Hutchinson

[SURVIVOR STORY]Female Fire Chief Beats Breast Cancer

It’s 10:30 on a late-May morning, and Lorraine Hutchinson has pulled her car to the…

Liana Sims

Faith and Fitness:Pastor Loses 180 Pounds

At 356 pounds, 21-year-old Liana Sims knew that though her weight had yet to kill…

Michael Wallace

[SURVIVOR STORY]22-Year-Old Overcomes Rare Brain Condition

In 2011, after three days of being unable to eat or drink, Michael Wallace, then…

Kathy Payton Houston Mayor Annise Parker

Non-Profit CEO Revives Historic Black Houston

Kathy Payton vacillates between ostensibly different worlds. “I live in a very gray area,” says…

ken banks baltimore

Black Construction Magnate Tackles Global Health Crisis

Kenneth Banks is no stranger to spearheading large-scale projects. The founder and president of the…

african american woman living with lupus

Black Women and Lupus: A Survivor’s Story

In the middle of the night, while her child slept in a room nearby, Kimberly…