CULTURE

10 Events in History that have used the Raised Fist Symbol
A raised fist, also known as the Power Fist, is a symbol of solidarity and support. It has been used in fights against oppression – related to gender, race, class and ethnicity. It is also …
Former first lady, Michelle Obama reads weekly read-along children’s books during quarantine
As parents like me that are homeschooling during quarantine, we are always looking for educational ways to fill up the day. Former first lady Michelle Obama will be reading four of her favorite …
Meet Dr. Corbett, the lead coronavirus vaccine scientist
Kizzmekia Corbett and her team became the first of its kind in the world to start the early stage of clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine, and the fastest progress ever toward a …
Pharrell Launches STEM Learning to Netflix with ‘Brainchild’
“That’s because at the core of the plight of children of color in this country is a lack of access to actionable education.” – Pharrell Williams If you are like me and have …
The conspiracy behind the cartoon, Static Shock
My boys were introduced to Static Shock, the television series this summer. Like most kids, they love 'superhero's but they also typically 'don't understand any show that 'isn't filmed in high definition. However, …
Crisis Counselors were on set for “‘When They See Us’ cast and crew
Crisis Counselors were on set for "‘When They See Us' cast and crew Age 17 Asante Blackk, is a passionate young actor who loves his craft. He was born and raised in Maryland …
What we should know about Diversity and Inclusive Training work?
History of Diversity in the workplace In the workplace in the United States, diversity was virtually non-existent for the first 150 years. It changed the workplace from a white male domain to better …
Chicago Police traumatizing innocent children with wrong raids!
The police had a search warrant to their address, but for the previous tenants. It was the morning of Friday, March 15th in Chicago, the morning of a home going service for a …