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...

Why I Need Black Girl Magic By Tianna Glass-Tripp

On a cool summer evening, I sat on a patio at a bar with my wife and our friend, Kenny. We’re three motivated and...

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...

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...

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...

Daddy Lessons: Tuxedos, Prom Gowns, & Guns? Dads, stop pointing guns at your daughters’...

Remember preparing for prom? Taking an entire afternoon to sit in a nail or hair salon or fuss over last minute alterations and pick...

A Visit to Dunkin’ Donuts Park By Jamil Ragland

My son is reading the book Baseball Genius, and he loves it. Gabriel’s favorite sport is baseball. When my friend offered me two free...

One Day By Jamil Ragland

Gabriel will be ten years old in July. It will officially mark him as being more than halfway through his childhood. When he was...

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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,...