Monday, July 26, 2021
IN MEMORIAM: Earl Graves Sr., Black Enterprise Founder Dies
April 9, 2020
"At 9:22 p.m. this evening, April 6, my father and hero, Earl Graves, Sr., the founder of Black Enterprise, passed away quietly after a long battle with Alzheimer's," Earl Graves Jr. wrote on Twitter. "I loved and admired this giant of a man and am blessed to be his namesake. Love you, dad." ... read more »
Life is Not Promised
September 12, 2019
Wendy's Window ... read more »
Juneteenth Reparations Hearing on H.R. 40 Puts Reparations Debate in National Spotlight
June 27, 2019
“These are the vestiges of enslavement that people don’t want to deal with,” said Dr. Julianne Malveaux, the former President of Bennett College. ... read more »
Resurrection and Righteous Renewal: Insights from Kemet, Garvey and Muhammad
April 12, 2018
During the general welcoming of spring and the Christian celebration of Easter, concepts of new life, resurrection and righteous renewal find a special space among the myriad of new and old thoughts that occupy and pass thru our ever-busy minds. And it is useful to explore the development of these ideas and their associate social practices and to ask ourselves, as always, how they might aid us in living good and meaningful lives. ... read more »
Be There for the Moments That Matter
February 8, 2018
In total, some 18.1 million Californians are covered by PFL benefits – and you may be one of them. ... read more »
Success On “The Way”… Ask Dr. Jeanette: Think Quick! Act Fast!!!
June 14, 2017
Let’s entrust our future to God... He has the best life insurance ... read more »
Celebration of Life: Esther Renell Fenison
April 12, 2017
Today, we celebrate the life of a living miracle, who filled so many hearts with light, love and joy. Esther Renell Fenison was our little miracle having withstood trial-after-trial with a smile. ... read more »
Effort under way to allow Uganda president to rule for life
August 10, 2016
A presidential spokesman in Uganda says some ruling party officials want to remove the age limit on the presidency so long-time President Yoweri Museveni can run again. Museveni, who took power by force in 1986, was re-elected in a disputed election in February. His current term expires in 2021. ... read more »
Straight Outta Compton– Past Lyrics Mirror Present Day Injustices
August 12, 2015
When West coast-based rap group N.W.A released “Straight Outta Compton” in 1988, the young men single-handedly introduced gangsta rap to mainstream America, and forever left their mark in hip-hop history. ... read more »
A New Day at MLK
August 12, 2015
Chants of ‘a new day at MLK’ filled the air as thousands came together to celebrate the reopening of Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital in Watts on Friday, Aug. 7. The audience was full of California officials including Supervisor Mark Ridley – Thomas, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, California Attorney General Kamala Harris, California State Senator Isadore Hall, III, Congresswoman Janice Hahn, Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley – Thomas, Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson, Inglewood Mayor James Butts and Councilmember Curren Price to name a few. While the hospital has been opened since July 7, last Friday was a day used to celebrate everyone that made it possible. ... read more »
My Privileged Skin, the Life of Sy Stokes
July 15, 2015
Poet, social activist and leader of The Black Bruins video Sy Stokes speaks out about his life before and after UCLA ... read more »

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