Families

In this Get Up Poll, Erica Campbell and GRIFF are asking listeners if biological parents have the right to be directly involved in their child’s life if they’re not around. Much of the time, estranged biological parents, or parents who aren’t in the household, aren’t too keen on the idea of hands-on step-parents or significant […]

Charmaine Broom is a singer and songwriter who has been singing with Kirk Franklin for years. She is also a wife, a “bonus-mom” and founder and CEO of Blended Families Rock, which aims to bring unity between biological and non-biological families. Charmaine explains how the Blended Families Rock movement specifically aims to make things more […]

In today’s Love Talk, Erica Campbell reminds us of that pretty well known scripture that says that we should love our neighbors as we love ourselves. Do we love our neighbors? In fact, in this day and age, do we even know our neighbors? This extends to everyone, next door to us on both sides as […]

(HOUSTON) — Some Acres Homes residents were angry and afraid when 23 violent sex offenders moved into their neighborhood last month, but their outrage elicited…

Via: defendernetwork.com As far as tourist destinations go, few cities can rival the likes of New York, Washington, D.C., Las Vegas, Orlando and Los Angeles. But if you haven’t been before, each of these places can overwhelm and easily fill an entire week.

News

“It’s time for serious discussion about this problem, and for change in the Black Family.”, says filmaker Rachelle Miller.

Youth

Via: defendernetwork.com Data recently released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation shows that over the last decade, there has been a significant decline in economic well-being for low-income children and families. The official child poverty rate, which is a conservative measure of economic hardship, increased 18 percent between 2000 and 2009, essentially returning to the […]

Tunica, Mississippi (CNN) -- An agonizing three weeks await the residents of three southern states as a historic flood crest slowly worked its way downstream Thursday toward New Orleans along the Mississippi River.

The birth of a child is special. The arrival of twins is quite a double dose for a celebration!  Over the weekend, Mariah and Nick Cannon welcomed twins! The Carey-Cannon arrival of their daughter and son ushered them into the list of celebrities that have twins.  See who’s on that list! Related Articles: The Twins […]