Posts Categorized: Lifestyles

Science Has Proof ‘Black Don’t Crack’

We have always celebrated the fact that women of color age gracefully; to the envy of most races but now the science backs up that claim. I’m sure a skin care regimen can’t hurt but it’s more that skin deep.  A research study by Rutgers University School of Medicine proves “Black Don’t Crack” is not… Read more »

Tyler Perry To Be Honored With BET Icon Award

Tyler Perry is being honored for his work in Hollywood. Perry will be receiving the Ultimate Icon Award at this year’s BET awards. The media mogul is known for his work in plays, television and film. Tyler Perry is being recognized for his unique contribution to Hollywood and his film production’s impact on our culture. … Read more »

Taraji P Henson “We Have To Save Our Children” [WATCH]

Taraji P Henson makes her opening statement before the Congressional Black Caucus Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health. Taraji founded a non-profit to assist minority families in dealing with mental health issues. Suicide rates are on the rise in the black community especially with the youth, the black community has to start dealing… Read more »

New Texas Law Increases Age To Buy Cigarettes To 21

Texas  governor Greg Abbott has signed a bill into law  that raises the age to purchase tobacco products to 21. Starting September 1, 2019 the law will take effect and is to reduce the risk of addiction. The law exempts military family members.  The law if violated is a Class C misdemeanor and a fine… Read more »

Eric Johnson Elected Mayor of Dallas

Former state Rep. Eric Johnson defeated councilman Scott Griggs in a runoff election on Saturday to be the next Mayor of the City of Dallas.  Mayor-elect Johnson is more than qualified to get the job done. His education includes University of Pennsylvania, Princeton and Harvard. It’s a new day in Dallas and we are expecting… Read more »

Geto Boys’ Bushwick Bill Dead At 52

The world of hip hop is mourning today for the loss of a fellow Texans, Richard Stephen Shaw aka Bushwick Bill. We have confirmed that ‘Geto Boys’ member and hip hop pioneer, Bushwick Bill has passed away at the age of 52 after a bout with pancreatic cancer. Earlier in the day yesterday there were… Read more »