An Unscientific Argument For Wearing Perfume

Chanel no. 5 anyone? It’s been known for awhile that pleasant odors can lead to a higher perception of appearance, but what’s unknown is whether odor influences the actual visual perceptions of facial features. Like whether a person has more wrinkles and blemishes. To test this, researchers from the Monell Chemical Senses Center had 18Read More

Medicare Coverage Ban on Sex-Change Surgery Lifted

Transgender people receiving Medicare may no longer be automatically denied coverage for sex reassignment surgeries, a U.S. Department of Health and Services review board ruled Friday in a groundbreaking decision that recognizes the procedures as a medically necessary and effective treatment for individuals who do not identify with their biological sex. Ruling in favor ofRead More

Dr. James Peterson

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.

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

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

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