Category : Pennsylvania

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 4 days ago

Warning: Don’t vape!

Dr. Denise Hooks-Anderson by Dr. Denise Hooks-Anderson If you know anything about teenagers and young adults, you recognize that they desire to be “cool,” “fly,” “dope,” “on fleek,” “dank” or any other word associated up to date and on point. What is...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 4 days ago

The criminalization of Black girls in schools

by Stacy M. Brown, For New Pittsburgh Courier Black girls who have been subject to punitive school policies and practices are at an increased risk of coming into contact with the juvenile and criminal courts and leaving school altogether, ultimately...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 4 days ago

Next man up…that’s the Steeler way!

by Bill Neal, For New Pittsburgh Courier :10—That being said, let’s take a minute and talk about the men that are down. Trust me there’s a point here. #1. As you well know, the Steelers franchise and soon-to-be Hall of Fame quarterback, Ben Roethlisb...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 4 days ago

Field Negro: Impeachment day in America

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File) & Wednesday was impeachment day in America. And for the first time Americans could watch the proceedings live on...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 2 weeks ago

A good read (Oct. 30)

by Debbie Norrell, Courier Lifestyles Editor You never know where you are going to find your next good book to read. I remember when I used to interview book authors on my radio talk show. Most of the books were worth reading and I enjoyed endorsing...