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Did you know that the U.S. ranks second amongst industrialized nations for infant mortality rates? Read on -- what you learn could save your baby's life.
Calling for a hunting of the President gets to be passed off as a joke. Imagine if the tables were turned.The double standards in this country astound me.
What sort of excuses do you come up with in the hot summer days? Shhh ... I won't tell.
CNN's "Black in America" is for whites in America. Because of all the racial stereotyping that still goes on in the world (just ask renowned scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., who was recently arrested for "breaking in" to his own home), white people need to know that our story includes sizable circles of affluence.
I always love to meet moms who are all about giving our kids positive self-images. Black children need to see themselves in books, clothes, television, movies, and more. And so do black women.
Today I cried watching the Michael Jackson memorial. I cried for a little black boy who felt the world didn't understand him. I cried for a little black boy who spent his adulthood chasing his childhood. And I thought about all the young black boys out there who may feel that the world doesn't understand them, too.
Lengthy separations, sparse communication, and the stress of constantly adjusting to life in a new place could test even the strongest union.