Saturday, January 21, 2017

Soul Proprietor

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

How Brittany Soul is breaking down barriers and finding success in the music business. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY TUREAUD Brittany Soul has been singing her entire life. She dreamed of stardom while growing up in Las Vegas, and has been supported in her rise by other local musicians. “Yes, I have been singing forever,” said Brittany, [...]

Mutiny or Obedience?

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

BY RORY T. EDWARDS On a recent weekend, I had the pleasure of catching a movie that has received mixed reviews by different critics based on their perception of American history. “The Birth of a Nation” is completely different than the 1915 silent film of the same name, which was originally called “The Clansman.” The new [...]

CURRENT AFFAIRS: Sit or Salute: Colin’s Right to Choose

October 16, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

BY RORY T. EDWARDS Ever since American  sports were racially integrated, athletes on all levels have been given a platform to express their talent — and their opinions. African-American athletes, especially in the early days of integration, have had both the thrill of victory and agony of defeat attached to the very real possibility of verbal [...]

PEACE

October 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Extra, Peace

Persevere to Win Autumn is here — and if you notice the leaves changing color, and temperatures getting cooler, then you are seeing positive transformation. The universe has a way of telling us that change is good, and that natural transitions in life are anything but accidental. When the rain falls from the clouds, or [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: With breast cancer, knowledge can be survival

October 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Coping with infertility

Don’t let us be to blame

October 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET If Hillary Clinton is not elected President of the United States, we will have no one to blame but ourselves. Folks, I don’t know what to say that hasn’t already been said concerning the importance of voting. To paraphrase a saying of unknown origin — electing Secretary Clinton is not a matter of [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: Stepping up the fight against ovarian cancer

September 6, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Coping with infertility

‘Good music never dies’

August 4, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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‘Good music never dies’

History, coming back to life

August 2, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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KME Architects Restores Historic Westside School When it opened in 1923, the Historic Westside School was Las Vegas’ first public school for Paiute Indian children. Less than two decades later, it became the first school in the city to welcome African- American students. Today, as home to the non-profit community radio station KCEP Power (88.1) [...]

PEACE

Self-love is one of the most important qualities to possess. There will always be moments when people try to define you — but you must treasure, and hold on to, the individuality that makes you unique. No one has done you, but you. To make themselves feel more powerful, people might try to ridicule who [...]