Disney Celebrates Black History Month With “We Are Doc McStuffins”

If you ask a kid, any kid, to name a famous basketball player, you’re more than likely to see the kid light up with excitement, maybe dunk an imaginary b-ball and run off names with a smirk like Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, Jordan, even if they know the latter only by his sneakers.  Ask the little one to name a singer: “Beyonce”, “Willow Smith”, “Nicki Minaj.”  Now ask her to name a famous Black doctor.

If the year was 1989, she might say “Dr. Huxtable.”  In 2013, you’ll hear crickets…Read more at EBONY.com

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Love, Politics and an HIV Test

I sauntered in a black halter and purple peek toe stilettos, my summatime (sic) shoes.  I walked over to the bar, ordered a complimentary specialty cocktail, aptly named “Love,” and sipped for just a few moments before I was joined by a gentleman dressed in red.  A red tie that is, one of two colors […]

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