BlackHer Special 2018 Midterm Update

BlackHer Special 2018 Midterm Update

The midterms last Tuesday brought us high and low.  We took some time to digest.  Here’s what we learned. Tuning In and Turning Out Despite concern that folks might miss the midterms, Americans tuned in to the dangerous state of our democracy and turned out to VOTE. ...
Learn From “Dr. Linda”: Get Your Health On!

Learn From “Dr. Linda”: Get Your Health On!

Please note: I am writing this article knowing that I am blessed to have health insurance and access to affordable, quality health care, while so many people in this country do not.  I believe that access to healthcare is a basic human right.  This is yet another...
Vote! Our Lives Depend On It.

Vote! Our Lives Depend On It.

I had the pleasure of attending a meeting of the NAACP last weekend. The self-described, “oldest, biggest and baddest” civil rights organization in the U.S., continues to focus its members on voting in the 2018 Midterms. At the NAACP Annual Convention in...
Amtrak Regional 175 and an Homage to Black Women

Amtrak Regional 175 and an Homage to Black Women

Hundreds of aggravated people had just boarded Amtrak Regional 175 from New York to Washington D.C.  The train was twenty minutes late, and it was also really full on arrival.  A lot of people were roaming from car to car, looking for a seat while lugging heavy bags....