Swizz Beatz Helps Raise A Million

Superproducer Swizz Beatz helped raise money at the Hope 4 Children Gala, at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York City. According to reports, the event raised more than $1.5 million. “First and foremost, I’m from the Bronx,” said Swizz. “When I went there [the school], I got so inspired their talent, theirRead More

The Pro-Seeds Project

The Pro-Seeds Project will and has been raising money and awareness for prostate cancer. One of the company goals is to maintain uplifting the culture of Hiphop while helping others along the way. “We don’t set goals but set standards for our goals”. The creator/founder Enoch 7th Prophet says “I am living my life likeRead More

“Living in the Moment”

It’s a message that makes us feel strangely optimistic and important. It also gets us to buy stuff: I recently found myself eavesdropping on a conversation at a cafe between two men in their twenties. “I want to try live more in the moment,” one of them said. “In fact, I’m going to have toRead More

Finding Your Spirit

To begin a spiritual journey, it’s important to first understand what  spirituality means. Spiritual leaders from around the world want to help you  start your journey by explaining what spirituality means to them. Eckhart Tolle, author of A New Earth, says to be spiritual is to  live in a state of openness. “With that openness,Read More

Getting to know: Dr. Carolivia Herron

Professor Herron is currently completing a critical text, African American Epic Tradition, for Stanford University Press, and is developing a major electronic educational program for children (Anansi Drumming) and for adult learners (Our Song of Songs). Massachusetts was the home of Professor Herron during most of her professional career and she has held professorial and/orRead More

Let’s Move! joins the CIAA for the Tournament’s 100th Anniversary Celebration

On Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama was in Charlotte, North Carolina to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association. The CIAA is the oldest African-American athletic conference in the U.S. and the First Lady joined area school children for a Let’s Move!event on the court before the annual CIAA Basketball Tournament.In herRead More