By Associated Press December 1, 2009 10:00 am Via:  PRETORIA, South Africa — South Africa will treat all HIV-positive babies and expand testing, the president announced Tuesday, a dramatic and eagerly awaited shift in a country that has more people living with HIV than any other. President Jacob Zuma’s speech on World AIDS Day […]


Via: For the second year since 1994, four African-American undergraduates have won Rhodes Scholarships, which carry with them the privilege of studying at Oxford, England’s oldest and most venerated university. Named for the South African mining magnate, Cecil John Rhodes, the scholarships, worth about $50,000 each for two years, have been prominent passports to […]

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*Academy Award winner Louis Gossett, Jr. is lending his talent and good name to a faith-based movie about love and forgiveness. “The Grace Card” is under production in Memphis, TN., and Gossett leads of a cast of newcomers that could get a boost from his star power. Gossett plays George Wright, a civil rights pioneer […]

I have six brothers, all younger than yours truly. They’re just good ole fashioned, hardworking, loving boys. And I have to say, they make it pretty hard on a single girl, especially when there seems to be less and less men like them to choose from these days. While I hope to meet Mr. Right-for-me, […]

1. She was the queen who refused to be shown off at King Xerxes’ banquet. Esther Vashti Michal Deborah 2. She served as a judge. This title was given to individuals who served as political, military, and spiritual leaders. You go girl! Delilah Deborah Dinah Esther 3. She replaced Vashti, and according to Biblical text, […]

It’s Holiday time and everyone is returning home to their nests. If you are like me you have quite a few visitors. I have always found it helpful to plan group activities. It allows for everyone to have fun. It also allows everyone to interact and engage in face to face time. Here are my […]

*A minister in Maryland is taking his message of peace from the pulpit to the juke joint. Anthony C. Muse, who also is a state Senator representing Prince George’s County, said when it comes to his personal anti-violence message he’s willing to do whatever it takes to get the word out. “When things are broken […]