Society

  • Lewis Howard Latimer

    Info provided by Black American History: Lewis Howard Latimer was born in 1848 in Massachusetts.  His mother and father were runaway slaves that eventually gained...

  • $110K George Zimmerman Original Painting

    George Zimmerman either has to be the luckiest man currently walking the earth or people just have a true, genuine, yet weird fascination with this...

  • Marc Hannah

    Info provided by Black American History: March Hannah was born in 1956 in Chicago, Illinois.  An electrical engineer & computer graphics designer, he received a...

  • Roy L. Clay Sr.

    Info provided by Black American History: The Black Godfather of Silicon Valley Roy L. Clay Sr. was born in Kinloch, Missouri.  Coming from humble beginnings,...

  • Susie King Taylor

    Info provided by Wikipedia: Susie King Taylor (August 6, 1848 – October 6, 1912) was an African American army nurse; she worked with black Union...

  • Dr. Patricia E. Bath

    Info provided by Wikipedia Patricia Era Bath, born November 4, 1942 in Harlem, New York is an American ophthalmologist, inventor, & academic.  She has broken...

  • Lonnie Johnson

    Info provided by Wikipedia Lonnie George Johnson, born October 6, 1949  in Mobile, Alabama, is an American engineer.  Johnson invented the Super Soaker water gun,...

  • The Four Fears

    EVERY ONE OF US has a bit of an activist in our blood. It’s the truth – the onyx truth – being that we as...

  • What Is The Onyx Truth?

    We live in a world where it appears everybody is screaming for attention these days but offering very little in terms of providing something meaningful...