3rd Annual Black Fathers Rock Award Ceremony

Greetings All, I had the pleasure of attending the 3rd Annual Black Fathers Rock Award Ceremony and wanted to give an overview. As stated before, Black Fathers Rock is an organization that seeks to change the narrative and dispel the notion that Black fathers are absent. And this award ceremony recognizes those fathers who are…

Namibia to Export Red Meat to the United States

Greetings Everyone, My meat eaters will be happy about the following news. This information comes from Africa News. After 18 years of negotiations, Namibia will become the first African country to export red meat to the United States. MeatCo, the Meat Corporation of Namibia, sent 25 tonnes of beef to Philadelphia, PA, earlier this week….

Bomba

I was browsing Elders and Ancestor‘s Instagram page when I saw a traditional dance being performed. I knew it was African, and upon doing some research, I found out that the name of the dance style is called Bomba. Its birthplace is in Puerto Rico, so this prompted me to take another viral trip to…

Men’s Rights vs. Feminism: Is Toxic Masculinity Real?

This was an interesting discussion on Men’s Rights and Feminism. However, there were a few flaws. There wasn’t a Black man on the panel. History and culture play a factor in societal gender norms, but neither was mentioned. Neither side used enough statistical data to support their points, which diminished the overall credibility. Feel free…

Black Girls Smile

Greetings All, If you’ve been following this blog, then you know that I’ve been open about mental health awareness within my community. Well, I came across an organization that’s doing great work for Black women and girls in this field, and I had to spotlight them. Black Girls Smile Inc. Black Girls Smile Inc. is a…

Ghana Immigration Rescues 50 Girls from Arab Trafficking

In a previous post, I highlighted the abuse that many African women face in Middle Eastern countries. Due to poverty and low education, thousands of African women take up jobs as “housegirls.” They’re promised higher wages and better lives, but once they land in those countries, things become a nightmare. Well, several countries throughout the…

What is Agenda 21?

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, in 1992, from June 3-14, the United Nations held a conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. President George H.W. Bush and 177 other leaders signed a document known as Agenda 21. Its initial aim was to deal with global sustainability, but since then it…

Scientists Generate Electricity Out of Thin Air

Greetings Folks, I came across some exciting news earlier and had to share with you all. The following information comes from Science Blog and Science Alert. Scientists from the University of Massachusetts Amherst have developed a device that can create electricity from moisture in the air. Called the “Air-gen,” Electrical Engineer Jun Yao and Microbiologist…

Online Salute

Greetings Good People, In a previous post, I shared some clips of Dr. Okunami Obádélé Kambon. However, I didn’t highlight the personality who interviewed him. So Honest Media would like to give an online salute to Wode Maya. Wode Maya is a Freelance Vlogger who’s on a mission to change the negative narrative of Africa. By…

50 Jamaicans in the UK to Be Deported

Dr. Mumbi Seraki advised on her show that Africans returning to their homelands is a prophetic calling. A part of me wanted to refute that but given the current conditions of African people, the success of the Year of Return in Ghana, and the most recent news coming out of the UK, I can’t say…

Words From The Wise: Dr. Yoshef Ben-Jochannan

“Truth is a continuous examination, and Fact… always supersedes belief.” – Dr. Yoshef Ben-Jochannan   When it comes to ancient African scholarship, no one has grabbed my attention like Dr. Yosef Ben-Jochannan. So it’s only right that I highlight his legacy on this blog. Dr. Yosef Alfredo Antonio Ben-Jochannan was an Egyptologist, Historian, and Writer…

Pretty Healthy

Are you in Miami Gardens, Florida and looking for a place to eat? Well, I recommend Pretty Healthy. Pretty Healthy offers a variety of healthy food options, with salads, wraps, and smoothies being their specialty. Catering and call-ins are also an option for large parties and faster service. Located at 1750 NW 27th Avenue, Suite…