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Eating Raw Chicken??? Yep It’s a Real Thing!

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) Every year, Salmonella is estimated to cause one million foodborne illnesses in the United States, with 19,000 hospitalizations and 380 deaths. With that being said, it is a common fact that the

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6yr Old Pleads for End to Violence in Viral Video

In a viral video that has been viewed more than 130,000 times, a six year old boy, Jeffrey Laney pleads for an end to violence in his community. Jeffrey and his mother Leandra currently reside in St. Louis Missouri where

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Ben Carson and the Truth about Slavery!

Dr. Ben Carson’s life reads like a fairy tale born of the Civil Rights movement. As an accomplished surgeon, politician, presidential candidate and current Secretary of Housing and Development, Dr. Carson is a model of Black pride, perseverance and triumph.

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The Prison System in Black and White!

It has never been a secret that African Americans and other minorities of color are disproportionately targeted by the Criminal Justice System of the United States. It is a well documented fact that the practice of mass incarceration and lengthy

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WHERE ARE THE BLACK FATHERS?????

About 30% of children in the United States grow up without their father in the house. Approximately 50% of minority marriages end in divorce. Statistics show that this has a devastating effect on our community. Why is this occurring? How

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Black History

As we come to the close of another black history month we would be remiss not to write an article about it. With all the celebrations and ceremonies that takes place, very few people deal with our true history (if

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Chicago’s Gun Violence

        It seems like every other day we’re hearing about some killing that has taken place in Chicago. The wave of violence that has swept Chicago in recent months and weeks have left the nation stunned and

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