5 Methods that Can Help to Heal the Angry Black Community!

5 Methods that Can Help to Heal the Angry Black Community! Take a drive through any blighted urban inner-city or abandoned rural community and one hears the anguish of its people. These mostly minority neighborhoods, quite often African American, tell bleak stories of life in places that much of the nation chooses to forget. The…

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The 10 Most Pressing Issues Facing 21st Century African Americans

The 10 Most Pressing Issues Facing 21st Century African Americans African Americans still face a litany of problems in the 21st century. Despite gains since the end of World War II, especially the eradication of racial segregation (known as Jim Crow), serious economic, social and political issues persist in the community. Brown vs. Board of…

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Black Lives Matter: So They Say!

Do Black Lives Really Matter? Before getting upset over the title, the answer is YES. However, the social media frenzy of the age that we currently live in has caused everyone to question this. The killing of African Americans is shown more often with a harsh light than when a Caucasian is killed. The same…

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Asian Americans Share Stories of Parents’ Immigration Struggles

Asian Americans Share Stories of Parents' Immigration Struggles The United States is a nation of immigrants. For hundreds of years, people from every continent have journeyed from every continent to begin a life in a country known for its wealth of opportunities. In Buzzfeed's video on the subject, the children of Asian American immigrants share…

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The Sad Truth About Suicide Rates In Young Black Boys

The Sad Truth About Suicide Rates In Young Black Boys Statistics regarding suicide in the United States have been compiled for decades, and a recent trend indicating a rise in suicide in black elementary school children has raised alarms. A number of agencies are taking a hard look at the causes and ramifications of this…

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8 Facts that Prove Women’s Prison Is More Horrifying Than It Looks

8 Facts that Prove Women's Prison Is More Horrifying Than It Looks Shows like “Orange is the New Black” give an unrealistic portrayal of women in prisons. It's time to set the record straight. Here are 8 facts about women in prisons 1. Women are a lower risk to public safety than male offenders. Most…

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