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Four Ways To Test Your Social Consciousness

Four Ways To Test Your Social Consciousness

By Lamoi Pride Columnist How would you define Social Consciousness? To heavily paraphrase Steve Biko, voice of the Black Consciousness movement in South Africa: “Social Consciousness is the acceptance, rejection, and application of the value systems of where you live, ...

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Cultural Clashes In The Classroom

Cultural Clashes In The Classroom

Are Cultural Misinterpretations A Root Cause For Disproportionate Discipline Of African-American Students? Numerous studies have revealed that African-American students are more likely than their white peers to face referrals to the office, suspension, expulsion or other forms of discipline at ...

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DILEMMA! Raising Caribbean Children In North America

By Lincoln Depradine Pride Contributing Writer Brutal and violent incidents are not uncommon in the United States. But some do draw particular attention, such as one last week at a McDonald’s restaurant in the Flatbush area of Brooklyn, New York. ...

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Equality For Women: Changing The Status Quo

Equality For Women: Changing The Status Quo

By Pamela Coke-Hamilton CMC Guest Writer One morning this week, whilst driving my son to school, he asked, “Mum, why is it mostly the mums who drop kids to school in the mornings and do the pick-ups in the afternoon?” ...

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In Support Of DRAKE

In Support Of DRAKE

Photo above: Drake performing on July 16, 2010 at the Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest. Photo courtesy of Brennan Schnell. By Kirk Moss Pride Guest Writer In a peculiar written article, somewhat poking fun and mocking Drake’s attentiveness to the region of ...

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Does The Mass Media Promote Scaremongering?

By Rupert Johnson  We are living in an age when we should all be aware of what goes on around the entire world. And the mass media has played a vital role in the dissemination of information. But sad to ...

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