Life and Death As Seen Though the Eyes of the Shooter

This is an article I received via email from The Black Star Project (www.BlackstarProject.org).  We as a community need to change the way we address violence in our community.  We need to address the causes of violence, not just react to the violence. Table of Contents   Links: The Black Star Project's website: blackstarproject.org   … Continue reading Life and Death As Seen Though the Eyes of the Shooter

How One Harlem African American Church Is Addressing Depression

How One Harlem African American Church Is Addressing Depression By SGREY I'm a PK (Preacher's Kid). My father was a Baptist pastor and I was raised in the church since I was 5. I left the church when I was 16 because of the hyprcosy I saw in how churches were run. It's good to … Continue reading How One Harlem African American Church Is Addressing Depression

On Black Men and Mental Health

On Black Men and Mental Health by Jonathan P. Higgins, Ed.D. As a community, we need to encourage black men to take care of their mental health.  We as Black folks tend to not want to seek help for mental illness, but mental illness is as real as any physical illness and is more important. … Continue reading On Black Men and Mental Health