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Mental Health in BIPOC

Mental Health in BIPOC

Mental illness does not discriminate based on race, age, or gender. That said, it is also worth noting that people of color experience higher rates of the illness. Several key factors play into this, including the stigma surrounding mental illness. For example, Black people are less likely to receive support services, despite 35.1 percent of […]

Beyoncé’s ‘Black Is King’: A Celebration of Blackness

Beyoncé’s ‘Black Is King’: A Celebration of Blackness

Beyoncé’s ‘Black Is King’ emphasizes the importance of knowing one’s roots. In the end, the audience is in awe of the richness of Black culture. According to Kwasi Fordjour, the film did not start as a grand project. It evolved from a simple video into a full-length production. After Beyoncé decided she wanted to do […]

Walgreens Partners With VillageMD to Open Clinics

Walgreens Partners With VillageMD to Open Clinics

If 2020 has taught the United States anything about the healthcare system, it is that it fails in many ways. Moreover, in America, affordable healthcare has been a problem for a long time. Largely, Black and brown communities are plagued with a lack of affordable and accessible healthcare. For this reason, Walgreens and VillageMD are […]

Pastor Accused of Sexual Abuse in Chicago

Pastor Accused of Sexual Abuse in Chicago

Pastor Jerry L. Jones, Sr. of Apostolic Assembly Church of Lord Jesus Christ, was accused of sexually abusing three women. According to the victims, Jones would often grope them— touch himself — and make sexual remarks. The victims say that he groomed them for over 26 years. After seeing a Facebook post detailing another case […]

Donald Trump Removing Federal Troops From Portland

Donald Trump Removing Federal Troops From Portland

As of July 29,2020, Portland residents have been protesting for 62 days, and Federal agents’ presence has increased. Even after local officials demanded that ‘Trumps Troops’ leave, more agents were deployed. However, this week removing these agents has been discussed. Federal Agents Confused About Protests According to The New York Times, federal troops are confused […]

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