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Gay Marriage Debate: Black Church vs. NAACP & President Obama

The NAACP has announced it’s backing of same-sex marriage following President Obama’s announcement supporting gay marriage. The announcement comes in the midst of backlash and speculation of whether President Obama’s … Continue reading

May 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Michelle Obama: “I Would Be Beyonce”

Our first lady Michelle Obama, who has showed a display of class and elegance in and out of the White House, recently told People Magazine that if she could be … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Wife of Black Enterprise founder dies

via BET News Barbara Graves, wife of Black Enterprise magazine publisher and founder Earl Graves Sr., passed away early Friday morning at age 74 from gallbladder cancer. Ms. Graves was instrumental in helping her … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

The New Sisterhood: Teenage Pregnancy Pacts

Our teens are fighting in a war that they can’t handle themselves. This is just one of the many “pregnancy pacts” that teenage girls in communities and schools across the … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · 11 Comments

TMD’s Shakara interviews Mikel Holt

Hello again family, I hope you were able to check out the first episode of the UWM campus TV show I founded, The U-View. On the second episode, I interviewed … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

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