Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

5th Annual Youth Job and Resource Expo

Congresswoman Robin Kelly Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a Youth Job and Resource Expo for young men and women between the ages of 16 and 24 on Saturday, April 21, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at Thornton Township High School, 15001 Broadway Ave.,...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

REST IN PEACE, WINNIE MANDELA

Winnie Mandela, a very controversial activist, passed away on April 2, 2018 at the age of 81. She was the often-beleaguered former wife of Nelson Mandela, the South African freedom fighter and member of the African National Congress (ANC) who becam...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 week ago

Racism and child mortality

Racism Is A Primary Cause Of Maternal Deaths And Infant Mortality The societal and systemic racism faced by Black women is like a dark cloud over their lives. This racism creates a toxic physiological stress that causes a number of harmful condition...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 week ago

Breastfeeding Benefits Last A Lifetime

by Dalvery Blackwell Many moms start with the goal of breastfeeding for only a few weeks, before they know it they are still breastfeeding their babies at 1 year old.  Citing the short and long term health benefits and unique emotional connection...