Wednesday, May 22, 2019

NUBIAN WELLNESS: Light outshines darkness — every time

Light outshines darkness — every time BY TIFFANY MAYES EHOLOR   Happy month of May, family! It’s check in time. We are almost halfway through 2019. How is everyone feeling? Time flies when you’re getting things done, doesn’t it? Let us give thanks for all that is. Let us give thanks for the light of […]

Direct Connect Job Listings – May 2019

May 22, 2019 by  
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Direct Connect Job Listings – May 2019 BY LAUREN ANDERSON Nevada is quickly evolving into a center for tech innovation and advanced manufacturing. Nevada has attracted some very exciting tech companies like Tesla, Gigafactory One, and Switch. Recently Google and other companies have made significant investments in the region, according to the Governor’s Office of Economic […]

Black Elected Officials: The Need For A Black Political Agenda

The Need For A Black Political Agenda BY LOUIE OVERSTREET My dear friend Ida Gaines and I have developed a five-point plan for a black political agenda. It could potentially bring about an improvement to our current plight: a lack of effectiveness of our political leaders and community.  Black politicians need to work with Hispanic […]

PEACE: Go toward the light

May 22, 2019 by  
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Light is a metaphor for many things in life. Some liken its warmth to the warmth of love. It can represent positivity that brings about the good things and the light from one’s smile. But, unfortunately, darkness still finds us — either by way of circumstance, or cloaked in disguises that usher negativity into our […]

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: ORGANIC CHEF ROBERT BLANKS

April 22, 2019 by  
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Pancakes! Pancakes! Pancakes!

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Under the Glittering Lights

April 22, 2019 by  
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‘Technology has opened the opportunity to tell our stories’ Black Image Magazine caught up with BET founder Bob Johnson for a chat about his newest venture and thoughts on getting back into Las Vegas gaming. Mr. Johnson, it’s a pleasure to have this opportunity to speak to you. You are an icon, and we thank […]

MOVIES IN BLACK

MOVIES IN BLACK ‘Little’ do we know In “Little,” “Girls Trip” star Regina Hall and “Black-ish” star Marsai Martin both play Jordan Sanders — as the take-no-prisoners tech mogul adult version, and the adolescent version who wakes up in her adult self’s penthouse just before a do-or-die presentation. “Insecure” star Issa Rae plays Jordan’s long-suffering […]

Community Speaks

April 16, 2019 by  
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What’s the next BIG thing you want to happen for Las Vegas’ Black community?

MOVING THE NEEDLE: Acceptance on the road to harmony

April 16, 2019 by  
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Acceptance on the road to harmony BY DR. TIFFANY TYLER April marks International Heritage Month. In the wake of the New Zealand mosque attack and recent Clark County student arrests surrounding racially-charged social media posts, I want to highlight how International Heritage Month can be opportunity to discuss and amplify acceptance. While much can be […]