Senior advisor to President Barack Obama, Valerie Jarrett, talks with the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the inception of the Affordable Care Act. — TOM…

With the continuing challenges of Black America in mind, despite our first African-American president, it’s a good time to come together. This year marks the…

Mental Health

How could it have been avoided? That is the question that lingers nearly five months after NFL player Jovan Belcher (pictured left) shot and killed Kassandra Perkins (pictured right), his longtime girlfriend and Mother of his infant daughter (pictured). The Kansas City Chiefs linebacker then left the home the couple shared and drove to Arrowhead Stadium, where he killed himself […]


  The risk of diabetes is possible for anyone, but it has been proven that some groups are more at risk. This includes but is not limited to: African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders, as well as seniors. For many individuals  there is a risk of having Prediabetes. Prediabetes is when the blood sugar […]


     In the Spring issue of Monarch magazine, Cathy Hughes, the founder and chairperson of Radio One is featured. She is appropriately dubbed as “the first lady of media” in the 3 page spread. The article documents the humble beginnings of Radio One and the equally humbling spirit of Hughes.       In the interview, Hughes, […]

National News

via Columbus –Charleta B. Tavares’ (D-Columbus) swearing in to the Ohio Senate earlier this month was a historical moment marking another “first” accomplishment not only for African-Americans, but also for women in the state of Ohio. Senator Tavares is the first Democrat and African-American woman to be elected to serve in the Ohio Senate […]

News & Gossip

I just knew Columbus was going to be in the top 5. We are definitely in the top 10. But when it comes to the cities that are most suited for entrepreneurs, have a better job market, and better social scene, TAP has the answer. Check out the story: VIA THE ATLANTA POST Innovation is […]