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Not So Secret “Secret Societies” of Liberia, Part One

Not So Secret “Secret Societies” of Liberia, Part One

  Introduction: Before western culture was introduced to Africa, there were certain established norms in communities throughout the continent. These norms helped to glue the communities together by establishing law…

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  “The Great Turning” Is Here By Chia Cheri   Are you feeling a deep thirst for truth, a hunger for humane direction? Are stresses, anger, fear, anxiety and uncertainty…

CELEBRATING WOMEN OF INFLUENCE

CELEBRATING WOMEN OF INFLUENCE

      Joanne Jones, a 20 year Information Technology Professional is committed  to family and community, evident through the activities she supports. Joanne, formerly Vice-President of the Dahntay…

BLACK HISTORY Month: A Reason to Celebrate our Future

BLACK HISTORY Month: A Reason to Celebrate our Future

Dr. Stephen Jones Hundreds of years have passed since Africans landed in America. One month is not sufficient to celebrate all the Black History that has occurred over the years…

Watch Out for Immigration Scams

Watch Out for Immigration Scams

Immigration Scams By Jane Cowley mmigration services scams are a serious national problem. They exploit the vulnerability of immigrants, refugees, foreign students and others, including U.S. citizens. Combating immigration…

Connecting Each Other Through Connecting Our Motherland

Connecting Each Other Through Connecting Our Motherland

was recently in the presence of Dr. Maulana Karenga, an erudite scholar and educator who created Kwanzaa. A VIP reception was held as part of ceremonies marking the 50th anniversary…

CUISINE

CUISINE

SAVOR OUR African Caribbean Cuisines By Rayna weddington and Joseph T-Toe The art of food cooking is nothing unique to any particular group or ethnicity. What is unique are…

20 Pastimes That Will Elevate You This Season – Rayna Weddington

20 Pastimes That Will Elevate You This Season – Rayna Weddington

It’s Summer time darling! These are 7 of 20 past times to elevate you this summer. Get your copy of FunTimes Magazine May/June  edition to read more…

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  “The Great Turning” Is Here By Chia Cheri   Are you feeling a deep thirst for truth, a hunger for humane direction? Are stresses, anger, fear, anxiety and uncertainty battling to overwhelm your innate sense of love, peace and…

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My Visit to Cuba: A Time Capsule Experience

My Visit to Cuba: A Time Capsule Experience

Castro in Harlem I was five years old when Fidel Castro left the Shelburne Hotel in Midtown Manhattan in 1960…