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Introducing Bestselling Author Nina Foxx

Nina Foxx is an award-winning filmmaker, playwright, and novelist that writes as both Nina Foxx and Cynnamon Foster. Her work has appeared on numerous bestseller lists around the country, and her films have won awards at the Sundance Film Festival, … Continue reading

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The ESSENCE Brand—Where Black Women Come First—NOT!

A few weeks ago, I visited Essence Magazine’s website to learn which Black owned bookstore they were going to use as the bookseller for their popular ESSENCE Festival.  The festival, which takes place every 4th of July weekend, in New … Continue reading

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By 2034 95% of Americans Will be Obese or Overweight

I saw the new documentary film Fed Up and was both outraged and saddened.  Simply put, food companies are killing us and this assault is facilitated by our own government.  This may sound like hyperbole, but go see the film … Continue reading

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