Friday, August 14, 2020

We love poetry…by Haki Madhubuti

Why She Loves Him she seldom would admit to him the reasons she was attracted his way (not necessarily in this order): looks, hair, tone of voice,...

Quiz: How well do you know Blaxploitation films?

Those 70’s films starring some of the grooviest Black actors and actresses of the times were outta sight! The films were not quite a...

Thinking about becoming a vegan or vegetarian?

In today’s world, various health issues such as heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension are on the rise, particularly for African Americans. As a consequence,...

Pretty pee-proof panties for incontinence sufferers

Urinary incontinence (UI) or the involuntary leakage of urine, affects up to 45 percent of women over the age of 50, although there are...

Black History Month…10 things you didn’t know about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

It is Black history month, a time for heralding the contributions and achievements made by African Americans in this country. One of our most...

Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu speaks out about the miseducation of our Black youth

Scholar, noted author, social justice activist, lecturer, and publisher, Jawanza Kunjufu, Ph.D., is the author of over 40 books including such highly-acclaimed and controversial...

Black History Month…Five African Americans whose Black card has been revoked

There are some Black folks who are downright a discredit to the race--embarrassing, shameful, pathetic. That’s right, I said it! They bolt from our...

Got pores? Minimize them!

Facial pores! We hate them! They are oftentimes large and can either resemble the moon’s cratered surface or the peel of an orange! There...

Is your car’s interior making you sick?

Far too many of us treat our cars like second homes: We eat, drink, spill things and create piles of clutter inside. But stop and...

Grown folks biz: Meet hat guru Evetta Petty

Evetta Petty’s, Harlem’s Heaven Hat Boutique located at 2538 Adam Clayton Blvd. in New York City, has been a neighborhood fixture for over 28...

Myths about the little blue pill–Viagra

Before the age of 40, less than 10 percent of men have concerns about their erections, after that, more than 50 percent complain of...

Do you have bad breath?

Bad breath or halitosis is a problem that has been around forever. One in 4 people have offensive breath and some studies place the...

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