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March is for the Ladies

March is for the Ladies

Happy Women’s History Month! The idea for Women’s History Month began in a small town in California’s school event. In 1986, fourteen out of fifty states had declared March as Women’s History Month. A year later, the United States as a whole followed suit. There are...

A True Hero

In this day in age, we are often overwhelmed by the influence of digital media such as  film. Growing up, many children are eager for the cinematic experience of viewing a motion picture. However; more often than not, African Americans in particular, are not given the...

Luthando Mfabe Combines Art and Technology

Illustrator, developer, and designer Luthando Mfabe draws inspiration from African history to create vibrant and unique Afrofuturistic art. Based in Johannesburg, Mfabe found motivation to do design work he enjoys after being attacked and stabbed while walking home in...

5 Poetry Terms That You Should Know

Poetry. It’s a single word that comes with a multitude of definitions. Poetry has existed since man first learned to invent a creative thought and long predates the history of human literacy. Oral poetry likely existed long before ink first hit parchment, and written...

Rosa Parks House May Be Coming Home

As reported by Yonette Joseph of The New York Times in her September 2nd article, Rosa Parks’ house is being shipped back from Berlin, where it had been restored. In 2008, during the financial crisis shaking America at the time, Ms. Rhea McCauley paid $500 to remove...