Black People Created Memorial Day To Honor White Union Soldiers

Did you know the very 1st “Memorial Day” was celebrated by Blacks May 1, 1865 in Charleston, South Carolina according to recent research uncovered by Yale professor of History David Blight Prof. Blight highlights that what we now call Memorial Day was originally called “Decoration Day.” This day of rememberance of those who died in War was actually created by …

Good Fathers: Needed Now More Than Ever

Last year,  I posted this picture of me and my father-in-law on facebook  with the following caption below it: Responding to the post, my first cousin responded as followers: “D… That’s Junior Solomon [my biological]? If so he looks so different than I remember… Maybe if he didn’t have that hat on… Wow!“  Unfortunately my cousin’s question shows the relationship status between my father …