Activists say violent, vulgar lyrics in music ‘dehumanizing our youth’

By Lisa DeNeal Article Submission GARY — Vulgar and violent lyrics and their effect in the minds of young people was the subject of “Detrimental Impact of Obscene, Violent Lyrics on the Youth,” a panel discussion hosted by the Gary Commission on the Social Status of Black Males on Wednesday Continue Reading

Ferguson isn’t about black rage against cops. It’s white rage against progress.

By Carol Anderson Article Submission When we look back on what happened in Ferguson, Mo., during the summer of 2014, it will be easy to think of it as yet one more episode of black rage ignited by yet another police killing of an unarmed African American male. But that Continue Reading

Awareness programs for children about diabetes ought to be innovative: Jitendra Singh Article Reprint Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Jitendra Singh, on Saturday emphasized the need to make people aware of the means of self-management for better outcomes in diabetic care among children.