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The True Christmas Story:

King James Bible Chapter 1:26-38 26 And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth, 27 To a virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house…

New Scandals as Scott Gets Ready to Start New Term

Governor Scott was elected his second term as Florida’s governor, and four of his directors of state agencies have given their resignations. There is nothing unusual about directors wanting to leave their positions, when the governor, mayor or presidents begins…

Will Governor Scott Appoint More Black Judges his Second Term?

By Roger Caldwell In Florida, there are 974 judgeships, and 83.7% are white, 8.8% are Hispanic, and 6.5% are Black. These are very disturbing facts, because the majority of judges are white males, and they reflect the governor’s ideology and…

Rainbow coalition of protests follows grand jury decisions

“There’s something happening here.” — Buffalo Springfield “Can you feel it?” — The Jacksons They have not stopped. That’s one of the most heartening things about the demonstrations against police brutality that began with the killing of Michael Brown in…

Million Grant to Volusia County Education Partners

DELAND, Fla., Dec. 11, 2014 – Stetson University, Bethune-Cookman University, Volusia County Schools and New Teacher Center has been awarded a $1.1 million grant from the Florida Department of Education to create and launch the Volusia Center for Excellence in…

Florida Tech Presents World Cuisines

Since opening in 2011, Panther Dining Hall has become the hub for Florida Institute of Technology students and their hearty appetites. But what many people do not know is that this all-you-care-to-eat dining facility is open to the public. From…

The Passing of Natural Hair Pioneer Titi Branch

Like I do most Mondays, I grabbed my morning HERBAL TEA and sat down at my laptop to begin sifting through emails from the weekend, as my iPhone buzzed with a picture attachment and text message beaming. I picked up…

Family Says North Carolina Teen’s Hanging Death Was A Lynching

The family of North Carolina high school student Lennon Lacy, whose death this summer was ruled a suicide by a state medical examiner, is now saying they believe the 17-year-old was murdered. Lennon Lacy’s body was found hanging from a…

Sony Producer Says Black Actors Shouldn’t Have Lead Roles Because International Audiences Are Racist

Emails between a producer and Sony chairman Michael Lynton discussed that idea while talking about the financial performance of Denzel Washington’s The Equalizer. An unnamed producer wrote in an email to Sony chairman Michael Lynton that films with black actors…

Laughter, peace at Christmas time

Everyone has a love lan It’s Christmas time! Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy and blessed New Year! As the song artist sings, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.’’ A time to enjoy holiday shopping, Christmas…