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Black American History.

Black history begins and ends with a positive “Who am I?” experience. King Solomon said it best: “I am black, but comely, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, as the tenets of Kedar, as the curtains of Solomon. Look not upon me, because I am bla ...

Black History Month and Black Health.

Race is everywhere in medicine. Most health statistics are broken down by race. Despite a pervasive belief that race represents clear-cut and genetically distinct groups of people, there is no evidence that it is associated with any personality traits, sk ...

Chance The Rapper Makes History.

Chance The Rapper made history Sunday night, winning the Grammy for Best Rap Album; the first time the accolade has gone to a streamed-only album. The 23-year-old Chicago native, who was nominated in seven categories, picked up three statuettes for his wo ...

Is Black History More Than A Month To You?.

Here we go again. It’s Black History Month in America, everybody! As we are in the midst of yet another Black History Month celebration, I can’t help but think about how and why it began. And yes conspiracy theorists, I know that February is the short ...