Saturday, April 22, 2017

PEACE: The Awakening

February 13, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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#WeAreAllImmigrants Our nation’s peace has been rocked. Many are feeling fear, anger, and sadness now that our new President has banned travelers from several Muslim-majority countries. The very fabric of our nation is being torn apart by discrimination based on race and religion. We must hold on to our peace while exercising our Constitutional right [...]

PEACE: Live in Moments…

January 17, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Live in Moments… We are so quick to have questions, judge a situation or look for the next best moment. We should STOP. There is value in the moment you are experiencing right now. Life moments should never be taken for granted with friends, family or just your quiet time alone. Everything needs uninterrupted time [...]

Raising boys to be men

January 17, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY RORY T. EDWARDS As the holiday season is now in full swing, I can’t help but observe the swing of emotions, communication and all the missing pieces to the family unit. I have recognized mine and that of those all around me. On the other hand, there can be deep unhappiness, at least for those [...]

WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

January 17, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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More on that not-so-sweet thing Last month we talked a little bit about sugar and how it harms our bodies. I want to wrap up that discussion by going a little bit more in-depth about how it affects adults and children alike. Diabetes is a disease caused by excess sugar consumption and the failure of [...]

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2016

December 26, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2016

VEGAS WATCH: Roaring good time for a really great cause

December 26, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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On an evening to support an organization focused on young people’s future, Capucine Holmes steps back in time for a gala that won’t soon be forgotten. It was like stepping back in time. Guests walked into the modern-day Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino, then proceeded to the Belmont Ballroom — which was transformed into a speakeasy [...]

PEACE: The Awakening

December 12, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The Awakening Life will always take us on willing and unwilling journeys. Those experiences either make us stronger or challenge us to the point of submission. If you are a believer, then you know there are no mistakes . We have to play the hand that is dealt, and proceed toward the open door of [...]

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Kwanzaa: Passing Down African-American Heritage

December 12, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Nevada made political history in several ways last month: The first Latina ever elected to the U.S. Senate. Jason Frierson was elected by his peers in the Nevada Assembly to serve as Speaker of the House, and Aaron Ford was elected by his peers to be Senate Majority Leader — marking the [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: HIV prevention should be a top priority for African-Americans

December 12, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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HIV prevention should be a top priority for African-Americans

PEACE

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Peace for our Future As we await the outcome of the presidential election, the back-and-forth of the campaign has stirred deep, core emotions about who will be selected to move our country forward in a positive direction. No matter who wins, we must continue doing everything in our power to help our sons and daughters [...]