Society

  • Dr. Charles R. Drew

    Info courtesy of Black American History Born 1904, Washington, D.C. Drew excelled early in his career by earning a “Doctor of Medical Science” degree from...

  • Dr. Samuel L. Kountz

    Info courtesy of Wikipedia Dr. Samuel L. Kountz (October 30, 1930 – December 23, 1981) was an African-American kidney transplantation surgeon from Lexa, Arkansas.  He...

  • Madam C.J. Walker

    Info courtesy of Black American History Born 1867, a cotton plantation near Delta, Louisiana.  Born as Sarah Breedlove to two former slaves after the Emancipation...

  • P-Nyce

    What’s something you tell yourself everyday? The bigger the dream…the bigger the risk…the bigger the payoff.

  • George Robert Carruthers

    Info courtesy of Black American History Born 1939, Cincinnati, Ohio.  As a child, space exploration and science always interested him.  He continued this interest into...

  • Death Of An Idea

    Onyx Contributor:  Tim Druck (@southendtimd) A few days ago, one of the better actors of our generation was found dead with a needle in his...

  • Nat King Cole

    Info courtesy of Wikipedia Nathaniel Adams Coles (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965), known professionally as Nat King Cole, was an American singer and...

  • Granville T. Woods

    Info courtesy of Wikipedia Granville Tailer Woods (April 23, 1856 – January 30, 1910) was an African-American inventor who held more than 50 patents.  He...

  • Georg Olden

    Info courtesy of Wikipedia Georg Olden (born George Elliott Olden in Birmingham, Alabama on November 13, 1920; died in Los Angeles, California on February 25,...

  • The Modern Day Woman

    Older people are always saying ‘times are a changing’ and ‘it wasn’t like this in my day’. My question: Is that considered good or bad?...