Chicago on Fire This Holiday Weekend: 72 Shot with 12 Murders [Video]

Oprah and Iyanla Join the Conversation with Fatherless Sons

Chicago on Fire This Holiday Weekend: 72 Shot with 12 Murders [Video]

A heat wave has sprawled across the East Coast during the July 4 holiday weekend, but it’s the streets of Chicago that are on fire. Twelve men were killed and at least 60 other people were wounded in shootings throughout the city so far this holiday weekend, including eight people who were shot in a […]

Zimmerman Before the Trial

Hoodie Nation on the Rise

Zimmerman Before the Trial

I remember when this story first hit the airwaves. The whole world was in an uproar; it seemed. I oscillated back and forth on whether or not to touch the “Hoodie Nation” topic. However my husband went to the barber shop to get his usual edge up. As he entered it was as if he […]

Egypt’s Coup d’état: Another Transition of Leadership [Video]

The Abuse of Power

  As America celebrated another Independence Day, thousands of miles away the Egyptian community was coming to grips with yet another transition of leadership. Categorized as a ‘coup’ the Egyptian people demanded a change and they got just that. The military “perceived” a mandate from “the movement and voices of the masses,” based on their […]