Category : Wisconsin

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

African-American Roundtable and Community Leaders

Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton is inviting area residents to attend the African American Roundtable on Thursday November 30 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 2nd from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Dr. Martin Luther King Elementar...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Men 4 Men: A Foundation For Freedom Initiative

“You’re under arrest for the murder of Alton Sterling,”  should have been the response from Howie Lake. After witnessing his partner Blake Salamoni shoot Sterling, he laid flat on the ground while mockingly screaming “he’s got a gun.” Instead, afte...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

From Thrill to Tragedy: How Do We Stop the Stollies?

As a kid, I remember growing up having all the fun in the world. I wasn’t worried about what other people thought about me. I couldn’t care less about whether you thought I was “cool” or not. My number one goal was to live a fun life, the most fun...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Opinion: When Black children are not Kids

Often, black youths are portrayed to be older and more mature than their white counterparts in the media. Recent examples include the clearing of a man who raped and impregnated a black girl in France, after officials ruled that the child ‘consente...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Milwaukee, the Time is Now

I love Milwaukee, just like I know many others do, I have had the opportunity to leave and move on but I have chosen to stay in my birth state and city, to help build in a place. I was born watching us get destroyed. Being home grown is also very s...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Happy Thanksgiving!

The time has come Where families galore Sit around the dinner table Giving thanks, as they adore The people who matter The things appreciated Each and every year More love is created The time has come Where we sit and feast We fellowship and than...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Depression Amongst Millennials: How can We Help?

Among many of the well-known killers of our youth today in America and in Wisconsin alone, depression has to be one of the most silent. The scariest thing about depression is that even when someone is affected, it’s never necessarily detected just...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 month ago

Cory Hardrict is Walking into his Destiny

Article courtesy of Aja Chestine In a recent interview with Destined star Cory Hardrict, he revealed two sides of himself personally and professionally.He opened up about his trials and triumphs in the hectic, but fulfilling world of entertainment...