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Imagine walking up the street just minding your business as a heterosexual male, you have to walk by a group of homosexual males. There...

Get it Together by Kimolee Eryn

“Get it together” is insulting. As if Pouring tears of frustration at the thought of being upset about things I’ve been made to feel...

Black People, Christian Fundamentalism, & Halloween

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As I See It: The Church & Halloween By Rev. Stephen Camp

What’s all the fuss? Halloween is coming. Ghost and goblins abound. Kids are overwhelmed with candy and treats. But some in the church object,...

Moving from Artifacts to Facts of Art By Michael Bernard Beckwith

True living means embracing the evolutionary impulse that’s lodged within our very soul. This impulse activates our forever unfolding potential so that every single...

DNA By Tony “teejinx” Jenkins

Maybe the issue is us? Maybe it's because we learned what we were taught so well? You can teach a dog to meow, but...

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This year has been a year filled with exhilaration, exuberance, vivacity, suspense, and controversy in the national sports scene. The Mayweather-McGregor fight was perhaps the...

Pro-Choice Values Matter: The Anti-Choice Movement is Hiding in our Backyard by Erica Crowley

This is a war. It’s a war on our bodies and our lives, and on this sidewalk, is where you’ll see that ugliness first...

Moving Hartford Forward by Rep. Angel Arce

I love Hartford. It’s the place I’ve called home since I was six years old. Hartford is a great city because of its people,...

Exposure Doesn’t Pay the Bills: Taking the FREE out of Freelance by Tiffani Jones

“Eff You, Pay Me.” -Goodfellas Adrienne Graham’s 2011 Forbes essay, “No, You Can't Pick My Brain. It Costs Too Much” forever changed how I navigated...

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To Love or Not To Love By Tracy Mind.Evolution. Caldwell

Usually around this time of year when I think about love it’s because Valentine’s Day is approaching. Friends are preparing special evenings with significant...

Self-Love is the Best Expression of Black Love By: Kamilah Glover          

The best expression of love, especially for a single black woman, is her ability to get in tune with, and unconditionally love herself. As...

A Mans Love Letter By Charlie Costict

I’ve listened to the stories all my life. It was my naivety in observation and my dismissal in practice that blinded me. The terror,...