Tag Archives: Community

Charlotte Unveils the Second Novant Health Clinic Opened by Michael Jordan

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In October, North Carolina became home to the second Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Medical Clinic in the North End Charlotte community. Michael Jordan, NBA owner of the Charlotte Hornets and six-time NBA Finals Champion, announced that the clinic would open to another community in hopes to serve low-income and uninsured patients, but also aid […]

A Real Conversation About Rape Culture in the Black Community

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There’s an age-old saying in the black community: “Black mothers raise their daughters and love their sons”. A devise of the barbarity of slavery, that signifies a communal protectiveness of black men. From the coddling of little boys to a reluctance to report incest and rape in the home. According to the Department of Justice, […]

Stopping the Rent Freeze: The Ramifications for People of Color in Philadelphia

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Housing inequality is one of the country’s largest sicknesses. For Philadelphians, coronavirus just removed a band-aid from an already oozing wound. The Federal CARES Act Moratorium has made evictions in the city illegal. Currently, the law protects renters who are unemployed because of the pandemic. But after July 10th, landlords can go back to collecting […]