Christopher Nowlin received a trip to Washington, D.C. as a part of his bank of America National Student Leaders Program award.
Thank you God, for the time you gave us with Rev. Bennett.
Like any conscious mother of a breathing Black man-child in this country, I’ve got an ache in my heart that tears at the fabric of me. Each time I close my eyes, I imagine that my child — if he’s ever in any “wrong” neighborhood — could be mistaken, mistook, misjudged and downright missed by justice.
There is no better time to feel beautiful than when you are spending quality time with your closest girlfriends.
These are the times we remember most: sharing wonderful conversations, laughing until tears drop from our eyes. “Girl power” can be electrifying, encouraging and uplifting.
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Many across the nation were devastated by a Florida jury’s not guilty verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman, the man who confessed to killing Trayvon Martin. With Florida’s controversial Stand Your Ground law looming large over the case of the self-styled neighborhood watchman — who sparked global outrage when he gunned down the unarmed 17-year-old African-American boy — increased attention has been focused on the nearly two dozen states with similar laws in place. Those states include Nevada, which passed the law in 2009. State Sen. Kelvin Atkinson spoke to Las Vegas Black Image about the future of Stand Your Ground in the Silver State.
On a trip to Europe, a single black father gives his children the experience of a lifetime.
As the world celebrates the future king of England’s birth, some new and expectant parents may be considering how to best give their newborns the “royal” treatment when it comes to nourishment.
For college-bound Las Vegas students opportunities await
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