What does it mean when some of the most vulnerable populations in our society don't receive equal protection under the law?
Researchers from NYC's Health Department found that Caribbean and African immigrants in their city have fewer health problems such as asthma and obesity compared to US-born Blacks.
“The single story creates stereotypes and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.” –Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie I have been Black under several constructs. Indeed if you live in the United States and have only lived in the United States, […]
Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Byron Hurt, is known for his ground-breaking and controversial films. He is most notably known for his provocative film, Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes. Byron returns with another, and necessary, thought-provoking documentary called, Soul Food Junkies. He addresses the African-American community’s affinity for Soul Food, and the affects it has on our health […]