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,...

NEW $600,000 FEDERAL GRANT EXPANDS CONNECTICUT’S MENTAL HEALTH WORKFORCE, ACCESS TO TREATMENT

U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and U.S. Representatives Joe Courtney (CT-2) and Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) on Friday applauded a $600,000...

What the Senate Health Care Proposal Means for Connecticut

Patricia Baker, president and CEO of the Connecticut Health Foundation, released the following statement in response to the Graham-Cassidy health care amendment currently being...

Statement: Senate Majority and Governor Fail to Act on Kalief’s Law

STATEMENT FROM MELODY LEE, DIRECTOR OF STRATEGY & CAMPAIGNS OF THE KATAL CENTER FOR HEALTH, EQUITY, AND JUSTICE:  “The legislative session concluded last night failing...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Black People, Let’s Be More Exploratory with Our Thinking By Tiffani Jones

Black folks… We are resilient. We are resourceful. We ain’t never afraid. We exude self-confidence and love. And, as the children say, we are...

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How the Clash Between Politics, Sports and Race is shaping the News By Demetrius...

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,...