Society

  • Standing Ground That Isn’t Yours

    Trayvon died because of the clothes he wore.  Jordan died because of the music he liked. Michael Dunn is accused of first-degree murder in the...

  • Ghetto Names

    STOP naming your child these ridiculous ghetto ass names! Bon’Quisha Sharkeisha Bonkwikwi Toprameneesha Barackisha Dizziona Antwonisha Ickashae Imunique Obamaneisha …and any other ridiculous combination of...

  • Nobody Really LIKES You

    Just because the LIKE button exists doesn’t mean people really LIKE you. One of the problems that I see in today’s society as it pertains...

  • Frederick Douglass, Father of Civil Rights

    Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, c. February 1818 – February 20, 1895) was an internationally known African-American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman. ...

  • 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...