Black People, Christian Fundamentalism, & Halloween

Why the Hangups?  By Tiffani Jones In a matter of days, adults and children will spill out into the streets in costumes, putting on a spectacle...

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,...

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...

Dance Revolution! Justin Hughes is Changing Lives One Dance Move at a Time By...

Connecticut may be a small state but it’s brimming with a lot of creative minds champing at the bit to break out and show...

Lights, Camera, Action! Navigating My Life as a Photographer By Richard Carter

I love photography! Ok, so that was the understatement of the year, but it's a fact. I've loved art since I was a small...

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...

Hotep Hustling By Charlie Costict

We stem from a tree with roots many will never see. We were seeds turned into strange fruit. Branched off in sections. Some able...

Shakespeare Under the Stars at the 2017 Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival Capital Classics stages...

  Outdoor summer Shakespeare festival features family entertainment and timely discussions  The artistic team at Capital Classics thinks we’ll want a good laugh this summer. That’s...

The Plight and Legacy of Black Muslims By Demetrius Dillard

Out of all the major world religions, Islam seems to be viewed as the most ignominious by dominant Western society, including U.S. president Donald...

Hypervisable By Bulaong Ramiz-Hall

Where do I fit in a world where all the Muslims are Arab and all the Blacks are Christian? I am a Black American...

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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,...