Making The Best Out Of Life

Submitted by Marcus Robinson Devon Jackson is a young man who has seen more than many would never imagine to witness. Devon’s family lived at 47th St. and Shields Ave when he was born.  His […]

South Suburban College to host 2nd Annual Public Speaking Symposium

Chicagoland Speakers Network to Host 2nd Annual Public Speaking Symposium at SSC’s Oak Forest Center Oak Forest, IL–The Chicagoland Speakers Network would like to help area residents and professionals meet their self-improvement goals in 2015 […]

Tatted Up

Submitted by Marcus Robinson, Photography by Marcus Robinson Back in the day, as a young kid coming of age, my generation wasn’t into the tattoo thing like today’s black youth. The black youth of today […]

Incarceration rate for African-Americans six times the national average

Published time: February 19, 2013 20:32 Reprint from http://rt.com/usa/incarceration-african-black-prison-606/ Submitted by Wanda Carter The incarceration rate for American-Americans is so high that young black men without a high school diploma are more likely to go […]

Profile: Fogarty Fellow Dr Juliana Anyanwu studies sickle cell drug in Uganda

Reprint from http://www.fic.nih.gov/ Submitted by Marva Anyanwu November / December 2014 | Volume 13, Issue 6 Photo courtesy of Dr. Juliana Anyanwu Dr. Juliana Anyanwu helped run a clinical trial at Mulago Hospital in Uganda to study […]