15 Sep 2016

JAMES BAILEY ~ THE PEOPLES CHAMPION OF CHANGE!

In 2015, James created one of the nation’s most innovative private equity firms, Greenwood Archer. His firm re-imagines the way America’s most underserved communities leverage assets, establish wealth, strengthen infrastructure and create jobs. He is also chairman and founder of the Phoenix Leadership Foundation, created to positively impact the lives

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17 Aug 2016

REALLY….YOU REALLY HAVE A MAN??? ~ INCREASE YOUR WOMAN

Heading into autumn, I thought to address a few of the summer time blues that some of my females friends find themselves trapped in each year. Let’s be honest here, how many of you can say that you are, or know someone that has a man…but only to discover he

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15 Jul 2016

HOW TO AVOID THE FEAR AND HATE OF RACISM

I define hate as the absence of human empathy. In the United States that hate is being motivated by racism in the streets, on the job, in the school system, by our co-workers, neighbors, activist groups, political leaders, and most of all unjust policemen. Yes, I have four adult children

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02 Jul 2016

A CUSTOM FIT

There are a select few people who have what it takes to be different. How do you define different? It depends on the person. Someone could be considered different if they wear Under Armour as opposed to the traditional sportswear giants like Nike and Adidas. Another could be different because

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22 Apr 2016

EDUCATED GIRLS ROCK

Educated Girls Rock (EGR) is a community; educational mentorship program that is located in Alpharetta, GA. EGR was created to elevate the central focal point of young women being educated to keep their eyes on the prize of graduation. Through empowerment, mentorship, knowledge, and resources EGR has pledged to empower,

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21 Mar 2016

BLACK JADE

I’ve often thought long and hard about the problems that face the black community. I’ve wondered how our condition could’ve deteriorated to the point it has now. How is it that we can be killed, experimented on, excluded, mistreated and wrongfully convicted and largely, no one cares? This is a

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16 Sep 2015

BLACK PEOPLE HAVE NO VALUE

This is what we see day in and day out. It is played out in television, film and every other media outlet we come across. We as a people are so misguided, to actually try and pin down all of the issues with our community would take most, if not

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10 Jun 2015

A CONVERSATION WITH TIM KING ~ FOUNDER OF URBAN PREP ACADEMIES

Education is vital to success in the economy. In the Black community education is a vital component of having an edge in competing in today’s workforce. However, a lot of the stories surrounding the Black community are negative and anti-education. Then there is Urban Prep Academy in Chicago, Illinois. They

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24 Apr 2015

REPTILIAN PUGILISM

“Pugilism” is defined as the profession or hobby of boxing. A “Reptile” is a cold-blooded vertebrate of a class that includes snakes, lizards, crocodiles, turtles, and tortoises. For the purpose of this article I’m referring to only the snake in the listing under the definition of “reptile”. I would use the word lately,

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15 Apr 2015

ATLANTA PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM ~ THE LATEST CRIMINAL ENTERPRISE

The Atlanta Public School officials and teachers were sentenced on yesterday with astonishing serving terms. They were sentenced under the RICO act of 1970 which is a federal law to combat organized crime in the United States. It allows prosecution and civil penalties for racketeering activity performed as part of

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