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Black leadership in America is more than just a concept, it is a doorway to understanding the resilience of Black people.  The post The Black Leader: Exploring The Complexities Of Black Leadership In America appeared first on NewsOne.

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If you're looking for Black Owned Businesses to support this Black History Month, you've come to the right place.

Black-eyed peas made its way over to the states during the Middle Passage where West African slaves were then forced to cultivate rice and beans on the same plantations that would enslave them for centuries The post Why Do Black Moms Make Us Eat Black-Eyed Peas On New Year’s Day? appeared first on NewsOne.

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One of the most dangerous cultural norms to receive the revisionist history treatment are sundown towns, where Black people were threatened if caught there after dark. The post The Sordid History Of Sundown Towns In America appeared first on NewsOne.

One of American history’s most poignant and overlooked aspects is what Christmas was like for slaves on the plantation. The post What Was Christmas Like For Slaves In America? appeared first on NewsOne.

When choosing a gift for your loved one this holiday season, prioritize functionality, quality and adaptability — especially for family members who may be in college or high school. The post The Ultimate Gift Guide For The Intellectual Black Student appeared first on NewsOne.

KRS-One, the legendary rapper and global ambassador for all things hip-hop, said the “GRAMMY Salute To 50 Years Of Hip-Hop” actually didn't have hip-hop at all. The post ‘Hip-Hop Was Not There’: Rap Legend KRS-One Says Grammy’s Hip-Hop 50 Show Fell Short appeared first on NewsOne.

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In her last talk with Dr. Gina Paige, Sky Houston expressed excitement about tracing her family's roots. Today Dr. Paige is back, and she's ready to reveal Sky's African ancestry results.

Grief can have a particular sting during the holidays, especially if it's the first year without a special someone. Grief can take many forms. And the loss of a loved one or the end of meaningful relationships can impact our ability to be in the holiday spirit.  

October 10th is World Mental Health Awareness Day and here are practical tips, tools, and resources to help you take care of yourself and prioritize your mental health...

According to the CDC and NIMH, suicide rates have increased by 35% since 1999.