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,...

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“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...

Pastor’s Daughter By Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez

I am a pastor’s daughter.  And not in the stereotypical way, not the rebellious pastor’s kid who felt neglected and overtly policed by God...

Leaving and Coming Back to Nashville TN By Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez

So, I left Nashville in 2015, for the same reasons I haven’t watched “Get Out.”  I left vowing that I would never return to...

Empowerment Begins With Critical Thinking By Demetrius Dillard

In various communities throughout the world, the capacity and ability to critically think is admired as one of the most valuable skills one can...

As I See It… Rev. Stephen W. Camp, Senior Pastor Faith Congregational Church

Life today can feel like living on a high wire, walking carefully across, with no balancing bar and with no net. It can be...

Why Critical and Nuanced Thinking is Essential to Black Thought

Have you ever tried to have a civil conversation with someone, in real life or online, to no avail only to come away frustrated and...

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According to the United Nations, there are 7.5 billion people around the world. Theoretically, that means there are 7.5 billion thoughts, opinions, ideas, beliefs,...

NAACP President and Muslim Pioneer

Imam Kashif Abdul Karim met with Imam Muhammad Ansari First Muslim President of the NAACP Hartford Chapter {Senior Muslim Pioneer Historian} to chat briefly...

Uniquely Muslim American By Imam Kashif Abdul-Karim

Resident Imam of Muhammad Islamic Center of Greater Hartford “Go back where you came from” is the phrase that shakes the emotions of every immigrant...

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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,...