March 1, 2019

TULSA, Oklahoma — “People are power!” That greeting is repeated as groups of people enter the Black Wall Street Gallery in Greenwood, Oklahoma. Those words serve not only as a message upon entering the space, but also a recognition of the communal unity that created th...

February 5, 2019

The tenacity, diversity and rich history of Caribbean people in America, has strengthened our country and enriched our traditions. Historically, Caribbean people have had a presence in the United States for centuries, beginning in the mid 1600’s. Some came to America’s...

February 4, 2019

As more children connect over the internet, Veda Woods is dedicated to making sure they have the resources and tools to protect themselves from harm. She founded the Protect Us Kids Foundation in 2008, with a mission to keep children and teenagers from becoming the vic...

February 2, 2019

“My work is a vessel for empowerment.” That’s the way Baltimore teacher Valencia D. Clay emphatically describes her passion as an educator. Clay, who has become a viral social media star

for her bold and inspirational teaching style, pushes her students to think critica...

January 22, 2019

A group of Caribbean women are connecting across borders to give back to the region and get others excited about community service, one island at a time.  Learn about Soca Girls Rock, its mission to empower women of Caribbean descent and have a positive impact on the r...