The Legendary Tupac Shakur Mother Dies at 69….

Legendary rapper Tupac Shakur mother Afeni Shakur (Alice Faye Williams) dies at 69 in Sausalito, California May 2nd,2016 at 10:28pm. According to Fox 29 News and several other news sites the possible cause of death was cardiac arrest. Our love and sympathy goes out to the Shakur family. Afeni Shakur (Alice Faye Williams) was an Activist, American music businesswoman, philanthropist, and a Black Panther. She has made many guest appearances on  many tv shows, lectures, radio shows, and much more. Afeni has also gave the Keynote Address for Vanderbilt’s Commemoration…

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Come Be Apart of SIHLE!!!

Sisters Informing Healing Living and Empowering  (SIHLE) WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR——>>>>>>YOUNG BLACK/LATINO GIRLS AGES 14-18 TO JOIN A PROGRAM FOR 4 DAYS AT:   WIDNER LIBRARY 2808 W. Lehigh Ave. Philadelphia,PA THE PROGRAM IS FREE—>>>FREE—>>>FREE The Philadelphia SIHLE Project, a program of Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC), is a healthy lifestyles workshop for black teen girls ages 14 to 18. We focus on reducing HIV sexual risk behaviors, improving personal communication, identifying & maintaining healthy relationships and promoting gender & ethnic pride. WHEN JOINING THIS PROGRAM YOU WILL GET…

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Marriage Benefits Available to Same-Sex Couples

Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced that she had pushed the Justice Department to grant same-sex married couples federal benefits when the June 26th ruling occurred but it would take a few weeks for the work to be finalized. The Obama Administration granted same-sex couples marriage benefits but only to the couples that lived in states where same-sex marriage was not prohibited. As of yesterday, the federal government granted access to Social Security and Veterans benefits for all same-sex marriages. Lynch stated that the Justice Department, “will continue to work across…

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White People: A New MTV Documentary

White People, MTV’s newest documentary directed by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Vargas is set to premiere on July 22nd. After reading several articles on the documentary one can’t help but question why MTV and Vargas would produce such an idea. The documentary follows five white millennials as they explore the idea of white privilege, white history, and white frustration.  Sites such as Infowars.com and Entertainment Weekly warn viewers of how uncomfortable the trailer can make one feel. After watching the trailer myself and doing research on the documentary, I have to agree. Below is the…

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Educate Yourself: 5 Simple Ways

With a busy school, work, and social schedule, often times you feel like you have no idea what is going on in the world around you. There is nothing better than being an intelligent and updated woman. Here are 5 simple ways to learn something new each day. Download a News App of Your Choice. We all spend countless time on our phones each day whether it be on Facebook, Pinterest, or Instagram. Why not make it CNN,BBC, or Fox? Whatever news outlet you prefer, these apps send notifications letting…

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Cavaliers vs. Warriors: 4 Reasons Why Women Should be Excited for the Final Series

Tonight millions of fans and spectators will tune into watch the first NBA Final Series game at 9 p.m. eastern time for the tip-off between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Whether you enjoy watching sports or not, the NBA Finals are a world-wide phenomenon that you should highly consider being a part of. Here are the top four reasons why women should be excited for the 2015 NBA Finals. 1. The Studs Regardless of what team you are cheering for or if you even care for the sport,…

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Earth Day!

Earth Day was created in 1970 which was 45 years ago! By the American Senator Gaylord Nelson to make people aware of how important it is to keep our mother earth clean and healthy. On that day people made promises that they would help keep earth clean by helping the environment stay in shape and making positive changes to their community. There are plenty of things to do on this beautiful day to show that you love our mother earth and that you care for it. Today you can help…

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