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Empowering African Women: Gender Is the Agenda

As the African Union declares 2015 the ‘’Year of Women’s Empowerment’’, I examined what the declaration really entails. What does it take to empower women and why?"

African Female Icons That Shaped History

Margaret Ekpo – The Fashionable Feminist Margaret Ekpo was famous for being a fashionable woman who combined western and Nigerian fashion influences. Perhaps her...

How to Love Your Dark Skin

In the world today, it’s difficult to avoid the pressure to be perfect. People of color, or those with darker skin tones, are often subject to feeling...

Turning Procrastination Into Motivation

Procrastination is something many people suffer from daily. Fortunately, it’s also something that is purely mind over matter to overcome. Typical procrastination excuses we...

The Cost of Failure and the Price of Success

Do you know the price of success? Have you ever paid the cost of failure? Which price are you paying presently? The cost...

Active Vs. Passive

Active people use the Internet to express themselves and learn about their world…passive people watch TV. Active people strategize their life plans and work...