Montgomery County, MD Names Josiah Henson Parkway
The enslaved Josiah Henson escaped to Canada in 1830. Henson’s 1849 autobiography inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe’s popular 1852 novel, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” which is credited with building support for the anti-slavery movement that led to the American Civil War. Henson led 118 other Africans out of enslavement.
The Gender Gap and Retirement
Since most people save a percentage of their income each paycheck for retirement, if you're making less, then the total amount you're putting into your retirement is lower. Not only is the contribution amount potentially lower, but over time, there is a likely impact to the potential for compounding growth.
How To Talk To Kids About Climate Change
David Sobel, an environmental educator at Antioch University, suggests that teaching good habits at a young age is also great place to start. A 2015 study from Brown University shows that routines and habits are formed by age nine, so lessons like turning off the lights to save energy will stick with children who learn to do so early on in life.
Review: Chris Redds' "Bust Down" is a Red Bust
The first episode was free. I won’t be paying to see the other five episodes. Why pay a hefty sum to hear well-paid actors curse? Aside from that, I would rather see a lot more creativity built on reality and that includes showing that my piece of the rock is “STEEL” strong.
If you are interested in the future of African people - or the world - don’t miss the African Union’s online talk on the shaping of the African Continental Free Trade Area. The International Gullah Film Festival starts in South Carolina, “It's Just Like Coming To Church” opens in Chicago and “Private,” has opened in Washington at Mosaic Theater.
We are elated to see Danny Glover honored and our Facebook readers propelling the post about his being honored to number one. From Accra, Nigerian Onuoha Columbus's artwork made fans on Instagram. From Hollywood and Accra to Little Rock see what story from Arkansas continues to be number one - for the fifth issue on our Internet site.