Life is complicated. As time passes and we grow older, we develop coping mechanisms in order to see the world in a particular way. We use tools like social media to shield ourselves from truly feeling or engaging with others because we're afraid of what we might feel. We're...
The views expressed are strictly those of the author. The irrational antagonism aimed at the Clinton Foundation and Secretary Clinton is enough to make one wonder where the priorities are of those who have made this into an issue of such supposed significance. A few facts are in order: •...
We want WE Day to be an equal playing field, so you don't buy a ticket you earn it through service. Students take action on the issues they care about through a free, yearlong service-learning program that teaches them to lead.
This less-than-scientific process of cobbling together relationship theory then creates our belief system of what good relationships look like and what we should expect from our partners. It's not exactly an ideal breeding ground for relationship success.
First Amendment Rights,
Black Lives Matter,
Black Lives Matter Protests,
Freedom Of Expression,
San Francisco 49ers,
Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand up for the playing of the national anthem is more courageous and patriotic than anything 99% of his critics have ever done. Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, chose not to stand during the playing of the national anthem before a preseason...
On his 90th birthday, the economic, political and social destruction of Cuba is Fidel Castro's great legacy.
To her immense credit Hillary has raised the issue of race in a direct and immediate way. The Republicans, after all, have been playing the race card ever since Saint Reagan joked about the ‘welfare queen’ during the 1980 campaign, and...
Mindsets are not black-and-white truths about the world. They are based on evidence, but they are also stances we choose to take toward life.
Dr. Karen Becker,
Healthy Living News
1. "I'm sick" or "I'm in pain" Our animal companions can't tell us when they're hurt or feel sick, and many types of pets, such as cats, are wired to actually hide discomfort and therefore, vulnerability. Fortunately, there are many subtle and not-so-subtle hints our pets give us that...
When I met Amr for the first time in Amsterdam, it was almost two years to the day, after that fateful morning on the boat. He was on a different boat this time -- a friend's houseboat in Amsterdam. And it was pride weekend.
Asian American voters are moving steadily toward the Democratic party, in part due to anti-immigrant rhetoric and policy proposals from one Republic candidate after another.
PARIS -- The burkini ban made authorities and the republic they represent look ridiculous. Yet at the same time, the matter is complex.
Every good story begins with a dream. Rocky wanted to be a boxer, Luke wanted to be a Jedi, Dorothy wanted to get back to Kansas. And me? I wanted to be a girl. But every good story also includes a conflict. To achieve their dream, the protagonist must rise...
American Tennis Association,
Casaja Allen Qualls,
Central State College,
Colored Intercollegiate Athletic Association,
Delise O'Meally Morgan State University Dr. Herman Neilsen,
Dr. Holly Mullan,
Dr. Hubert A. Eaton,
Dr. R. Walter Johnson,
Dr. Richard “Dick” Cohen,
Dr. Robert M. Screen,
Florida A&M University,
Grand Slam Championships,
Haskell Indian Junior College,
Historically Black Colleges And Universities,
International Tennis Federation,
Johnson C. Smith University,
Meharry Medical College,
Morgan State University,
NCAA Division II,
NCAA Dvision I,
North Carolina Central,
Penn Center For Minority Serving Institutions,
Serena Jameka Williams,
Tennessee A & I University,
U.S. Open Tennis Championships,
United States Tennis Association,
Women's Tennis Association,
Xavier University Of Louisiana,
Ncaa Division Iii,
Texas Southern University,
Womens Tennis Association,
Williams, her sister, Venus, and several touring professional tennis players of color are standing on the shoulders of giants. Many of those giants call HBCUs and MSIs their home. Here's a list of some of those that have and continue to impact the world of tennis.
Denim has truly lived a long life and has become more acceptable as time has passed. Masayohi Kobayashi of The Flat Head put it well when he said "I don't think there are any other clothing items that have stories like jeans."
I get it. It's easier to be nice than to have boundaries. It's easier to give up your own needs than have to deal with the drama of someone else's anger. Or worse, their sadness. You definitely don't want to make others feel sad or bad about themselves in any way.
Love spells is a subject which has been in literature and arts for many centuries whose origin can be traced to the Greco-Roman world and the Middle Ages in Europe.
Considering all the problems with the annual performance review, it is no wonder that the ground swell for scrapping it is gaining traction. So throw it out, but before you do there are five things you need to know if you are going to make this work.
Good Food Force,
Healthy Schools Program,
Back To School,
Healthy Food For Kids,
Schools are offering healthier meals, with more whole grains, fruits and vegetables, as well as meals and snacks with less salt and sugar, and no trans-fats. Can they do better? Sure! And local school wellness policies can help.
You don't need to be a Dickens scholar to understand that for many teachers it is both the best of times and the worst of times.