Monday, February 20, 2017

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 [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: When babies arrive early

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Coping with infertility

Soul Proprietor

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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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  
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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  
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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