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Support Small Businesses This Holiday Season

Support Small Businesses This Holiday Season

All year, people have protested against various political, economic, social, and civil rights issues. Americans have struggled for nine months to survive both physically and financially during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The one-time economic relief stimulus did little to lighten the load or boost the economy when many were unemployed …

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Thanksgiving Day Commandments

The holiday season is finally upon us, and once again, thanksgiving with black families is about to go down.  You’ve already seen the countless hilarious memes depicting our shared experiences about what really happens when black families get together for thanksgiving. This year, we don’t expect anything less, and in …

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Surviving Thanksgiving After A Break-Up

Thanksgiving

Now that Thanksgiving has approached us, many will be spending time with family, while others are trying to figure out how to get through the holidays after their recent break-up. Break-ups are hard to go through, especially around days meant to spend with the ones you love. Although it may …

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Happy Vegan Thanksgiving! Animal-Free Options For The Holidays

What’s a #vegan or plant-based person you to do when  #Thanksgiving comes around? Well, they eat vegan and plant-based items. The great thing about Thanksgiving food is that it doesn’t all include meat. You’re still able to enjoy your greens (without meat), candied yams, macaroni and cheese, cornbread, and more …

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Five Halloween Ideas For 2020

Halloween 2020

Halloween is one of the most highly anticipated days of the year for children and adults alike. The spooky decorations, costumes, candy, parties and trick-or-treating makes for a night of fun. Unfortunately, as with most things this year, Coronavirus has put a major damper on otherwise ordinary activities. As states …

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HerStory: The Black Women Behind Black Lives Matter

#BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 after George Zimmerman was acquitted of Trayvon Martin’s death by three black women: Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza, and Opal Tometi.  On July 13, 2013, Alicia Garza posted on her Facebook, “black people. I love you. I love us. Our lives matter. Cullors took the inspirational post …

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Luxury Hotels Lure Guests With Private Flight Packages

Every industry imaginable has been affected by the economic effects of the global pandemic caused by COVID-19. While many small businesses have been severely impacted and are least likely to recover; luxury hotels, resorts, and attractions reliant upon tourism have also seen a major decline in business. As citizens around …

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Why Are You Celebrating The 4th Of July?

The crimes against Black people in America are vast. Aside from the atrocious way our ancestors were brought into this country, one of the worst things to ever happen post-slavery is the way in which we have been conditioned to love and honor a country that has never loved or …

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Celebrating The Men In Our Lives: Happy Father’s Day

Father’s Day

All too often, the love, support, protection, and guidance that only a father can give isn’t recognized enough. Today, and every day let’s uplift every dad, stepdad, grandad, godfather, uncle daddy, heavenly fathers and any man who stands up to call of fatherhood. Happy Father’s Day fellas! It’s not easy …

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