Dr. James Peterson

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Writers write, teachers teach, activists act … but a good scholar does all of the above. – dr. james peterson Dr. James Peterson (Duke ’93, UPENN ‘03) is the Director of Africana Studies and Associate Professor of English at Lehigh University. He is also the founder of Hip-Hop Scholars, LLC, an association of Hip-Hop generationalRead More

Street To Street, Inc.

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Spring is finally here! (we hope) Now in our 3rd year of operation, Street To Street is ready to get to work again. As most of you know, we are a 501(c )(3) nonprofit incorporated in the District of Columbia to create employment, education and housing opportunities. Over the past two years, we have builtRead More

The Warriors Code

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The Boxer’s eightfold path Right views: Understanding you must see clearly what is wrong Right purpose: aspiration decide to be cured! Right speech: speak so as to aim to be cured. Right conduct: you must act! Right effort: (a) your livelihood must not conflict with your therapy. (b) The therapy must go forward at aRead More

God’s Gift, LLC

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Parent company for the following subsidiaries: Whit Publishing, The Embracing Me Project (T.E.M.P), T.E.M.A & Ent. Group, Royal Gift Baskets & Things and The BAWJ Foundation.   Our mission is to provide high quality products and services to educate, enhance, improve and inspire a greater quality of life for all. Stacie J. Whitaker-Harris Chief Visionary Officer/Founder God’s Gift, LLCRead More

Carolivia Herron

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Carolivia Herron (born Carol Olivia Herron on July 22, 1947) is a Jewish American writer of children‘s and adult literature, and a scholar of African-American Judaica. She was born to Oscar Smith Herron and Georgia Carol (Johnson) Herron, in Washington D.C. Herron converted to Judaism in adulthood, and she has paternal-line Jewish descent from her grandmother via Jewish Geechees. She is a founding member of “Jews ofRead More

Tonya Lewis-Taylor

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Tonya Lewis-Taylor has been a backup singer for Mariah Carey and Mary J. Blige; she has toured Japan and Europe with Vy Higgensen’s “Mama I want to Sing,” and helped promote major music stars like Jay-Z and Jamie Foxx. She has a gospel single coming out in March. The Brooklyn product traces all of thatRead More

Help Medina Explore Europe

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Great News!!! My daughter Medina Davis has been accepted to join the People to People Student Ambassador delegation traveling to Europe in the summer of 2013! Becoming a Student Ambassador is an educational journey that would be a life-changing experience that will change her view of the world forever by learning about new cultures, travelingRead More

Swizz Beatz Helps Raise A Million

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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