Categories Archives: Editorial

THE DEATH OF THE BLACK ACTIVIST ATHLETE.

The world’s farewell to Muhammad Ali is filled with well-deserved honor and respect. It’s hard to believe that decades ago when he took his historic humanitarian position against the Vietnam War he was one of the most hated men on Planet Earth. Now he ...

Sincerely, The Black Gay Women..

By: Thehtxppeopleproject (Bria Lauren & Morganne Nikole) Before a person can attempt to justify why a woman identifies as a lesbian, it is important to understand that victimization, abuse, rape, and molestation, are not the ONLY determinants of sexua ...

Sisterhood.

The word for this week is………Sisterhood. The nomination committee for the Essence Festival has done it again! Last year it was Houston’s own, Kim Burrell. This year they’ve selected an iconic gospel group to honor at this year’s 2016 Essence Fe ...

If You Talk The Talk You Should Walk The Walk.

We live in an age of decadent moral confusion, and God-fearing Christians should never give place to our ever-present-adversary: the devil. Unfortunately, it seems as though the “adversary” knows more scriptures than Christians (church-goers). ...

From Black Power to Green Power.

Have you ever wondered what happened to Black Power? Remember the days of the clinched fist, the afro, the dashiki, and black berets? Remember Stokely Carmichael, Angela Davis, Huey Newton and Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver, H. Rap Brown, and the Black Pan ...