Education

Kwame Ture (Stokely Carmichael) On What We Want

May 29, 2021No Comments

What We Want Stokely Carmichael   One of the tragedies of the struggle against racism is that up to now there has been no national organization which could speak to the growing militancy of young

Hundreds of Kids in Ghana West Africa Impacted by the “I Am Her” Donation Drive

May 08, 2021No Comments

MUSKEGON, MI – May 7, 2021 – The 2nd Annual I.A.M.H.E.R. (Influencing Achievement and Maximizing Hope, Excellence, and Resilience) Feminine Hygiene Drive, supporting young ladies from the Abeadeze Kyeakor village in Ghana, Africa in need

New Year’s Resolutions the Biden Administration Can Make Right Now  By Ben Jealous

Dec 22, 2020No Comments

I don’t know about all of you, but it feels to me like Christmas came early this year. Electing a new president and vice president was a gift that 81 million Americans gave to ourselves

Umoja Delivers Excellence in Black Media with Launch of New App

Dec 20, 2020No Comments

MUSKEGON, MI – December 20, 2020 – A new unapologetic platform for empowerment through media, podcasts, and radio stations, was launched on Google Play and the App Store. Founded by WUVS 103.7, WHPB 98.5, WUGM

Thanksgiving 2020: Grateful for new hope and new direction in our nation By Ben Jealous

Nov 25, 2020No Comments

This hasn’t been a normal year, and it isn’t going to be a normal Thanksgiving. Instead of looking forward to family and feasting, many of us are listening to health officials begging us to avoid

Traveling Solo to Egypt for Christmas

May 23, 2020No Comments

Sometimes you just have to go, even if you're going by yourself.

Hear the inspiring story of the Mom and Daughter Duo who recently graduated from Medical School Together

May 22, 2020No Comments

Hear the inspiring story of the Mom and Daughter Duo who recently graduated from Medical School Together And will work at the same Hospital in Louisiana. Our exclusive interview with Dr. Cynthia Kudji and her

Thriving While Black Navigating Covid-19 in America

May 15, 20201 Comment

By Yolanda D. White Spoiler!  In case you were hankering for another piece, romanticizing the current health crisis, this “epic pandemic” that murders without a conscience, this will not be it.  I hasten to even

Edwin Freeman’s Film ‘Modern Day Slavery’ Shows How the U.S. Justice System Perpetuates Slavery

May 14, 2020No Comments

Actor Edwin Freeman, best known for his roles in the 2009 Fox Searchlight biopic Notorious, and the 2016 Marvel/Netflix series Luke Cage makes his directorial debut with the impactful documentary Modern Day Slavery, which continues the conversation on criminal

West Virginia University Surgeon Appointed as a Special Advisor to the Federal Government

May 02, 2020No Comments

Jeremiah Hayanga, associate professor of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery and program director of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) at the Heart and Vascular Institute at West Virginia University, has been appointed as a special advisor by

National Park Service Funds Historical Preservation Projects at HBCUs

May 01, 2020No Comments

The National Park Service announced more than $14 million in African American Civil Rights Historic Preservation Fund grants to fund 51 projects across 20 states and the District of Columbia that will preserve sites and

College Teaching During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Apr 30, 2020No Comments

As COVID-19 has spread across the United States, various sectors of American life have had to take precautions in order to minimize the outbreak. College and university closures stand as a prime example of these