Charles Hamilton Houston became the NAACP first legal counsel. He said that the discrimination towards blacks, was no accident.
Frequent mood disorder that affects people of all ages can be severely disabling and a risk factor for suicidal thinking Dr Prakriti Poddar #DEPRESSION is a word we often throw around without realising the depth of the disease. It is a #mentalhealthcondition that affects people of all ages in the form of one or recurrent […]
Walter White became the President of the NAACP in 1932. In 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected. He promised a “New Deal” for everyone. W.E.B. DuBois continued to fight for the opportunities for blacks to be included.
My advice to newcomers to Seattle. We need more good people who are willing to step up and lead.
#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Addressing #MentalHealth – What Is Copycat #Suicide? Here Is How To Keep Your #Teenagers Safe
Dr Era S Dutta #Suicide is a leading cause of death amongst 13-19-year-olds in our country. #Teenagers are much more impressionable than older adults. Addressing #mentalhealth – What is copycat #suicide? Here is how to keep your #teenagers safe New Delhi: The country was shaken with the sudden demise of a young star, #SushantSinghRajput when he […]
Being a black landowner during Jim Crow was a dangerous thing to be. Whites were very suspicious and envious of blacks who tried to make something of themselves. Ned Cobb was one such person. He was an uneducated black sharecropper who prospered. The American Communist Party, was the only political party that took a stand […]
How I learned to “Speak Truth to Power”. It’s difficult to “stand for something, and not fall for anything”. But, you can do it!
#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Why Some Experts Think #SuicidePrevention Should Begin in Elementary School
An increase in suicides and #suicide attempts in young children has convinced some experts that prevention programs should begin in elementary school. The prevention programs for this age group focus on recognizing and dealing with emotions, not on #suicide itself. For #teens, experts say some warning signs of suicidal behavior are withdrawing from family, risk-taking […]
I was up at CHOP this morning on Capitol Hill in Seattle. I had to see for myself that the CHOP zone was finally being dismantled. This is what I’ve been caling for over the last several days/weeks. It’s gone on far too long. Mayor Durkan, you’ve got blood on your hands! Two young African […]
The “Talented Tenth”, were blacks who moved to the North to try to escape Jim Crow, and brought with them, skill sets such as musicians, artists and writers. Sharecroppers, were blacks and the poor white people, who gave a share of their crops to the plantation owner. They were essentially in the same boat.