Her prince charming however would soon become incarcerated, leaving Cowan with 2 children, 2 businesses and seeking support from a member of the Nation of Islam. What she did not know is that this support would lead to being held captive, becoming pregnant and eventually breaking free from an abusive polygamist marriage.
“I had just lost the city council race, didn’t know what to do. A friend invited me to join them on a 10 day trip to Africa,” said Smiley. “This was the experience of a lifetime, a trip to the motherland with Maya.”
However, many people once thought that Sanchez and the members of the Black Arts Movement (BAM) were just reading poetry for applause during the 1960s. The group actually carried a message of fighting for humane living conditions for the people living in New York City.
Tinika Tolbert, founder of Perspectives of Self-Discovery, a women’s group, is the Call and Post’s latest columnist, delivering “Dear Queens,” a weekly article designed to enlighten, uplift and guide women to the freedom of self-discovery. "Dear Queens," is found exclusively on www.callandpost.com.
Little’s secret to success? “When you’re running a business you must persevere,” he said. “Whatever you want is there for you. But, it’s hard work. No one will fail if it’s coming from your heart. You must live, learn and keep going.”
“The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Television and the internet have reshaped our culture more than any form of media since time began. Remember the days of “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous?”
The New Year will produce many new gym memberships and avid workout fanatics. The Nike jogging suit-wearing population will be bursting at the seams by February. Countless grocery store runs for "low carb" diets, Adkins diets, juice diets, will be in high demand. But what about people diets?
Zarlenga, who said she has been a child advocate during her whole career, says CityMusic hopes to bring more awareness the issue of youth homelessness.
After Renee’s passing, Toy came to the realization that “It’s not who has cancer, but who doesn’t have cancer? I honestly think that there’s no way that we’re getting cancer from cigarettes alone.
Exposure: It’s okay to tell people the great things you are doing. I am very active in the community and I do it for personal gratification and not for any type of accolades.
Today we have been told – yet again – our lives have no value. By any measure, the firing of more than a hundred rounds of ammunition by the Cleveland Police Department toward two unarmed citizens was extreme, excessive, and unnecessary.
It is not supposed to matter what you look like. Justice is supposed to be the same under her watch. But now, it seems like she has turned a blind eye to Black folks in Cleveland, not as Justice, but injustice.
Each game someone has had the super hot hand. JR Smith has came up big and even set a record for 3 point shots for the Cavs. James Jones has played extremely well and hit some 3’s at the right time.
“The criminal justice system needs to improve training for police officers, reduce the number people being sent to prison, and increase the use of drug courts to get treatment for drug addicts instead of putting them behind bars,” Colvin said.
he city has 90 days to establish the Community Police Commission, a 13-member panel representing law enforcement, Cleveland neighborhoods and leaders of civil rights, religious, business and philanthropic organizations.
What if Lebron came home and took us back to the NBA Finals? It would be incredible, right? You damn right it would!
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On May 28 and 29, 2015, CityMusic will present at the Performance Arts Center at the Cleveland Masonic Auditorium its 2015 concert series, “Wishes and Dreams”