Time to focus on school choice in Baltimore and Across America

Next week, schools, homeschool groups, organizations and individuals in Maryland and across America will work together to raise awareness about the importance of opportunity in K-12 education.

Mold your mind with intent!

Life can be extremely trying at times. There are numerous ups and downs and a lot of the time and you never really know how the situation will turn out.

Former NFL player raises money for Baltimore City students

Thousands of people stepped up to help former NFL linebacker Aaron Maybin raise money for students in Baltimore’s public schools after his tweets showing students wearing jackets and winter hats inside a classroom went viral. He has continued to raise ...

Black women need real change, not just thanks!

After Roy Moore’s defeat at the hands of Alabama voters— driven by black voter turnout, especially the votes of black women— we saw the celebration, credit taking and meaning-making that usually accompanies a progressive electoral victory.

The importance of diversity in media ownership

As the United States becomes increasingly diverse, the necessity for that diversity to be reflected in business becomes all the more important.

Relocating U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem a Bad Move

I wasn’t really surprised by Trump’s willingness to threaten the world for daring to stand up to his aggressive move of the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

The food industry needs to stop hiding nutrition information

Nearly four in ten American adults are obese. That's an all-time high.

Black women and girls deserve more respect, visibility in the #MeToo Movement

This has been a monumental year for the reaffirmation of women’s rights in the workplace and the ballot booth. This is long overdue.

Lessons from the African American vote in Alabama

The African Americans who have convinced themselves that one vote doesn’t matter, should take a very close look at what happened during the recent special election in Alabama. In spite of the endorsement of President Donald Trump and the extremely ...

How to have a Merry Christmas!

Christmas is the most depressing time of the year for many people. New Year's Eve is another difficult time. There are lots of reasons why depression and suicide rates soar during these holidays. Feeling alone, financial distress, health issues, family ...

Don’t delay, sign-up for Affordable Healthcare today!

The deadline to enroll or modify healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act is December 22, 2017 in Maryland. So, time is running out!

Let your comeback be stronger than your setback!

When things don’t tend to go your way you are ultimately left with two options: give up and throw in the towel or lift your head up and overcome.

Rethink office layouts to improve workers' health

Americans are gung-ho about getting in shape. Seventy percent say they want to take steps to improve their health, according to a new study from UnitedHealthcare. Those steps usually stop at the gym door.

NAACP opens voting for 49th NAACP Image Awards to the public

For the first time in its award show history, voting for the 49thNAACP Image Awards will be open to the public.

Need for a cultural shift on gender-based violence!

November 25 kicked off the annual 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence. At no time has this work been more necessary than now.