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Gaining insight into Alzheimer’s and the African American population

June 21, 2018 Carma Henry 0

     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. […]

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White House policy separating children from parents at border likened to‘government sanctioned child abuse’

June 21, 2018 Carma Henry 0

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. […]

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