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Blacklivesmatter

There won't be anyone watching us. There won't be any national outcry.  There will be silence as I and my family who are Black,...

It was a moment that garnered lots of attention at the opening of the National Museum of African American Art. And it was just...

KellyAnne Conway, Trump's campaign manager has made it clear that the moderators should not act as fact checkers. They want Trump to be able...

sSPOTLIGHTs

He fooled no one.
The year was 2005. I was 15 years old, and my parents had just moved into a suburban townhome in Orlando. It was fall, which meant that the Central Florida weather had eased up just enough to where you could walk around in the afternoon without feeling like your...

My worst dread is that my patients will feel betrayed by my success
As a therapist I am privy to many ‘doorknob confessions.’ This is the term coined to explain the phenomena of patients waiting to divulge something crucial until the waning moments of the session: "My husband left me this week." "I’ve always thought I’m gay."   I’m sitting on a secret I...

Black lives must matter
Many people on my Facebook page are decrying the deaths of Terence Crutcher and Keith Lamont Scott. Many of them are white and their distress is real. They see a father hold his hands up high, just as his father taught him, and walk deliberately to his car, only to...

News & Opinion

Hillary Clinton is about to release a new ad and it is directed at women and those who know what young women go through...

Led by Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn, the committee investigating Planned Parenthood, based on a Center for Medical Progress video that has long since been proven to...

In an op-ed in The New York Times, Hillary Clinton gives us a detailed look at her plan to combat poverty in America.  From...

These pictures will break your heart
Children in Yemen are starving. The pictures are graphic and are almost unbearable to look at.  The civil war that is going on is...

It's happening on TV and may soon happen in real life
Women playing major league baseball may soon be a reality. They are already playing baseball at a college level and in the USA Baseball league....

When Mylan acquired the EpiPen in 2007, a two-dose package cost $94
On Wednesday, members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform grilled Mylan’s Chief Executive Heather Bresch at a congressional hearing, calling her...
As he attempts to be "the big man on campus"

#TrumpWatch

In just the last month, Donald Trump Jr. has tweeted and instagrammed deplorable memes (Pepe the Frog), talked about "warming up the gas chamber,”...

Focusing on women on Wall Street, Equity is a film directed, written, produced and financed by women in entertainment and women in finance who wanted to get their story...

A hundred years after the idea for The National Museum of African American History and Culture was born it has finally opened in Washington...
Preschool children already act as though boys have higher status

#TrumpWatch

Senate Democrats called on Donald Trump to release his tax returns, saying the Republican presidential nominee’s refusal suggested that he was “ethically compromised” and...

It is important to know the truth, and Hillary Clinton and her campaign are intent on making sure that the American public and the...

Karla Amezola, is an anchorwoman from Estrella TV in Los Angeles. Back in June, she filed a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment by Estrella's vice...

The virus may also affect adult brains
What we know about the Zika virus, who it affects and it consequences are changing. Men know are told to use a condom for...

Wanda Rosa was powerless to separate from her abuser, and now she's dead
Emilio Delarosa strangled Wanda Rose to death as their 4-year-old son begged for his mother's life.

The perils of being a black woman who speaks up for herself
Lodging a public complaint as a black woman is always a dicey undertaking—because women, especially black women, are asked to justify why they are offended.

Both Democratic and Republican senators on the Senate Banking Committee seemed to agree that Wells Fargo had committed fraud during a hearing on Tuesday. Wells...

While much of life is out of our control, our decisions, our choices about our health are not. A woman's right to choose to...

Keith Scott, 43, was shot and killed by police officer Brentley Vinson in Charlotte, North Carolina after being mistaken for a wanted man on...
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