Frederick Douglass

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro

by Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass was born into slavery in Maryland in 1818. He was taken to Baltimore...
video

Woman Arrested After Trying To Kidnap Kids From Atlanta Airport [VIDEO]

BAW StaffAn apparently mentally ill woman was arrested after being caught on video trying to take...
incarceration

An Opportunity for Florida to Reconsider Sentencing Policy

CJI report shows Florida could rely less on incarceration, reduce recidivism, and improve public safetyTALLAHASSEE, Florida – A...
acne

I suffer from occasional acne but am loathe to treat it with harsh chemicals....

Dear EarthTalk: I suffer from occasional acne but am loathe to treat it with harsh chemicals. Do you know of all-natural ways to get rid...
climate change effects

3 Ways To Restore The Climate— For Ourselves And Future

Generations Scientists say we see the adverse effects of climate change everywhere -- in weather patterns, throughout plant and animal habitats, across farmland, on...
redefine black

My Black is Beautiful – A Platform Powered by Procter and Gamble – Challenges...

NEW YORK, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- "Dirty." "Angry." "Evil." These are three words dictionaries still use to define the word "Black." My Black Is Beautiful...
greener cleaning

I’ve heard that many household cleaners actually contain toxic ingredients that can pollute my...

Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that many household cleaners contain toxic ingredients that can pollute my indoor environment. How do I avoid such chemicals and can you...
bill cosby

Bill Cosby drops defamation claims

Accolrding to MSN, Bill Cosby has dropped his defamation lawsuits against seven accusers in order, his lawyer said, to "focus on other...
50 Cent

50 Cent takes aim at Tony Robbins for using the N-word

By A.R. Shaw50 Cent took aim at motivational speaker Tony Robbins after an old clip surfaced of him using...

What is so-called Forest Therapy?

Dear EarthTalk: What is so-called Forest Therapy?—Larry Schwarzwald, Page, AZForest therapy uses immersion in nature to help soothe...