The AKAdemic Foundation Inc., in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Zeta Rho Omega Chapter, honored Margaret Blake Roach, a trailblazer in Broward County with a Park Bench Dedication held at Joseph C. Carter Park on April 25, 2018.
The Alzheimer’s Association has now identified that African Americans develop Alzheimer’s at a higher rate than any other group of Americans. They are about twice as likely as non-Hispanic whites to develop the disease or other forms of dementia, according to the association, a group that focuses on research, care and education. […]
At a press conference on Capitol Hill today, Melanie Campbell, President and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP) and Convener of the Black Women’s Round-table (BWR), joined a number of other prominent civil rights leaders in criticizing the Trump Administration’s current policy of separating immigrant children from their parents at the Mexican Border. […]