Black History Fact: John W. Thompson and Microsoft


John W. Thompson (born April 24, 1949) is the CEO of Virtual Instruments and the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Microsoft Corporation. He is a former vice-president at IBM and the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Symantec… Continue Reading

What He Really Wants on Valentine’s Day

What He Really Wants on Valentine's Day

Valentines day has traditionally been filled with cliché  moments such as reservations at expensive restaurants and buying the holiday gift you forgot to get six weeks ago.  If you and your man are tired of recycling the same boring gestures,… Continue Reading

February 6, 1820: The Mayflower of Liberia leaves New York


On February 6, 1820 the Mayflower of Liberia set sail. This was the first organized Black emigration back to Africa. It began when 86 free Blacks left New York Harbor aboard the ship the Elizabeth, which was called the Mayflower… Continue Reading

Feb 5th 1994: Beckwith Convicted of Murdering Medgar Evers


On February 5, 1994, avowed White supremacist Byron de la Beckwith is convicted of Medgar Evers‘ murder, more than thirty years after he was shot in the back from an apparent ambush. The movie ‘Ghosts of Mississippi’ details the 1994… Continue Reading

Find Out If Your Partner Is A Match

Find Out If Your Partner Is A Match black couple black love

In a new relationship, your feelings can become overwhelmed; you sincerely want things to work, so you make exceptions.  However, after the honeymoon phase has ended, where does your relationship stand?  In order to make your relationship long-lasting and happy,… Continue Reading