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Celebrating 'Day One'

August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments

Tony Tagliavia, Media Manager -Milwaukee Public Schools Where will you be on Day One?  The only place for Milwaukee Public Schools students is the classroom. Get the school year off to a great start! September 1 marks the first day for the majority of MPS’ more than 77,000 students. As the new year begins, MPS is partnering with the Milwaukee Bucks and strengthening school-based efforts t...

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Entertainment

  • Girl! Nicki Minaj Just Went OFF On Miley Cyrus At The 2015 VMAS
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
      Shamika Sanders  –Hellobeautiful Wait. What? How? Why? Nicki Minaj just went OFF on Miley Cyrus at the 2015 Video Music Awards and we’re speechless. Not really. Grabs popcorn. Girl, we’re only 10 minutes into the show and it’s about to go down! Nicki Minaj accepted the award for “Best Hip-Hop” video for her bootylicious […]
  • Sorry Rebel Wilson, the Black Lives Matter movement is not a joke
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
        by Preston Mitchum  –theGrio.com Rebel Wilson has an interesting idea of what constitutes “police injustice.” Sunday night, before announcing Nicki Minaj as the winner for Best Hip Hop Video at the MTV VMAs, the comedian decided to discuss her issues with police. Police strippers. Yes, the Pitch Perfect 2 star had an opportunity with millions watching […]

Health

  • Got Milk? African Americans & Lactose Intolerance
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
          By Princess Gabbara, BDO Daily Contributor –Blackdoctor.org Approximately 75 percent of the African-American population is lactose intolerant. Furthermore, lactose intolerance tends to be more common among Blacks, Asians, Arabs, Hispanics, Native Americans, Jews, Italians, Greeks, according to a 1988 study conducted by the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. “Lactose intolerance is caused […]
  • Get The Most From Your Next Doctor’s Appointment
    August 27, 2015   // 0 Comments
      By Princess Gabbara, BDO Daily Contributor  –Blackdoctor.org How many times have you returned home from your doctor’s visit only to realize that the main issue you had (and the entire reason you scheduled the appointment in the first place) didn’t get resolved in that visit? If this has ever happened to you in the […]

His & Hers

  • 7 Must-Eat Herbs & Spices For Natural Libido Boosting
    August 28, 2015   // 0 Comments
    By Tyomi Morgan  –Blackdoctor.org The old saying of “you are what you eat” is very much true, especially as it pertains to your sex life. Everything that you put into your body has an effect on your pH, hormonal balance and internal ecosystem. For the men and women who are looking for a boost in […]
  • The Top 8 Reasons Why We Should All Climax Like Our Lives Depend ...
    August 27, 2015   // 0 Comments
      Danielle Young  –Hellobeautiful.com Did you know that Friday July 31st is National Orgasm Day in the UK? Now this fantastic celebration is spreading all over the world, so now it’s National Orgasm Day here in the United States as well. Don’t try and pretend that orgasms aren’t great. They’re honestly the best thing about […]

National News

  • Ten Years after Hurricane Katrina: Changing Hearts, Minds and Sys ...
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
      By La June Montgomery Tabron America’s Wire Writers Group NEW ORLEANS – Ten years after Katrina devastated New Orleans, it’s time for midcourse corrections in the restoration efforts. The coalitions of foundations, nonprofits and government should pause to ensure that their investments will improve upon the pre-Katrina conditions in communities of color and that […]
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Delivered His ‘I Have A Dream’ ...
    August 28, 2015   // 0 Comments
    Mollie Reilly -Huff Post Black Voices Friday marks the 52nd anniversary of the March on Washington, during which Martin Luther King Jr. gave his historic “I Have A Dream” address.  On Aug. 28, 1963, more than 200,000 individuals converged on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. to draw the country’s attention to the struggles faced by […]

Small Business

  • College Student Helps Immigrants Build Their Businesses
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
      Huff Post Life Handbook Aol’s BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence over the content, but may be organically integrated within content in an authentic manner that does not impact editorial integrity. Deepti Sharma Kapur has always had a deep desire […]
  • The Birth of a Brand: Several Factors Go Into Creating a Strong O ...
    August 27, 2015   // 0 Comments
    by Nicole Cober, Esq.    Posted: August 19, 2015 –Blackenterprise.com In the business world, your brand is your personality, your identity, and the relationship that you have with others. It’s the heart and soul of your venture and, essentially, it’s your reputation. Nurturing a new brand is so important. I have a tendency to humanize […]

World News

  • Egyptian Court Sentences 3 Al Jazeera Journalists To Prison
    August 31, 2015   // 0 Comments
      By Ahmed Aboulenein  of Reuters -Huff Post World Post CAIRO, Aug 29 (Reuters) – An Egyptian court sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison on Saturday for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case that has stirred an international outcry. The verdict in a retrial […]
  • Zimbabwe May Have Extreme Poverty, But The Mugabes Just Launched ...
    August 27, 2015   // 0 Comments
      Nick Visser  -Huff Post World Post  Zimbabwe is among the poorest nations on the planet. According to recent statistics from the United Nations’ World Food Programme, 72 percent of the population currently lives below the national poverty line, earning less than U.S. $1.25 a day. But that’s not enough to deter President Robert Mugabe and […]