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Queen Aminah debuts during D.C. Fashion Week

by Nisa Islam Muhammad -Staff Writer-

WASHINGTON - Aminah Muhammad known across the Nation of Islam for styling women and men including the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, showcased for debut, her designs during D.C. Fashion Week’s... »

Ending violence against women – A global responsibility

by Lakshmi Puri -Guest Columnist- | Nov 13, 2014 - 9:41:44 AM

UNITED NATIONS (IPS) - Addressing violence against women, in all of its forms, is a global imperative and should be one of the international community’s top priorities, including forthcoming intergovernmental processes, such as the post-2015 development agenda. »

And how are the children?

by Twyla Lee -Guest Columnist- | Nov 6, 2014 - 8:24:33 AM

Picture a world of conscious people who greet one another by asking “And how are the children?” before every interaction or before any correspondence. »

Sisters feeling besieged

by Laila Muhammad | Oct 14, 2014 - 9:43:14 PM

How many successful Black women are shown married to decent Black men? And the ones that are married are shown as financially supporting Black men who sit at home, unemployed, watching TV, or playing video games. »

Give birth peacefully like Mary, the mother of Jesus

by Casey Muhammad | Sep 25, 2014 - 9:18:36 PM

One of my favorite sections of the Holy Qur’an is about the birth of Jesus. As an aspiring midwife, I can’t help but love this story. Why? Because it is a portrait of what birth can be when it is undisturbed and a woman has complete trust and faith in the process of childbirth knowing she is being undergirded by God. »

Divorce: A threat to national security

by Laila Muhammad | Sep 11, 2014 - 10:56:07 AM

There is no success in building a nation without the building of family. There is no success in the building of family without the respect and honor for the institution of marriage. However, we are beset with divorce and the problem of infidelity. »

Vegetarian Cooking Made Easy, my story

by Saaudiah Muhammad | Sep 11, 2014 - 10:47:29 AM

I began the journey to become a vegetarian about 7 years ago. This was in tandem with the major weight loss I embarked upon. I decided I was going to “go vegetarian” and LOVE it! »

Spa day fit for a queen!

by FinalCall.com News | Jul 1, 2014 - 9:40:42 PM

Sisters of Today and Tomorrow (SOT), hosted its “Mommy, Mentor & Me” Spa Day Fundraiser, at IWI Fresh Garden Day Spa. Carla Morrison is the group’s founder and executive director. »

Why Western Fashion isn't working for Black women

by Saffiyyah Muhammad | Jun 19, 2014 - 6:34:11 PM

Did you know that the clothes we wear and even the clothes we don’t wear speak volumes about what we believe and what we don’t believe in? There is a natural beauty that radiates within and around us when we put on modest garments to accentuate the goddess within. »

Making money, using money and making sense

by Laila Muhammad | Jun 5, 2014 - 10:19:10 PM

We’re not waiting for Superman to come and save us and we can’t leave our financial standing in the hands of people who are only out to benefit themselves. We have to sincerely unite. »

Be like Noah and keep building!

by Monique R. Muhammad | Jun 5, 2014 - 10:06:46 PM

Sometimes, no matter what we do, what we build, how hard we work, we will have to experience a level of rejection. In fact, we should expect it as an “occupational hazard.” But how do we handle it? »

Unmasking the face of envy and jealousy

by Safiyyah Muhammad | May 22, 2014 - 6:18:06 PM

As women we often struggle with many insecurities. Having grown up in a material world, we feel our lives are incomplete until we have all the creature comforts that our girlfriends, female cousins or the sister down the street have. »

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

by Cassie X | May 22, 2014 - 6:14:12 PM

When we look in the mirror before presenting ourselves to the world for the day, whose face is staring back at us? When we get dressed whose approval do we seek initially? »

Woman thou art loosed

by Laila Muhammad | May 17, 2014 - 10:02:02 AM

What is meant by the phrase, “your reputation precedes you”? When you meet someone for the first time, why do you ask about the circle they run in? You want to meet their friends, their family, co-workers, and anyone who has ties to them to find out all about them. »

Handle with care

by Laila Muhammad | May 9, 2014 - 6:49:14 PM

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these. »

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Queen Aminah debuts during D.C. Fashion Week

WASHINGTON - Aminah Muhammad known across the Nation of Islam...

Ending violence against women – A global responsibility

UNITED NATIONS (IPS) - Addressing violence against women, in all...

And how are the children?

Picture a world of conscious people who greet one another...

Sisters feeling besieged

How many successful Black women are shown married to decent...

Give birth peacefully like Mary, the mother of Jesus

One of my favorite sections of the Holy Qur’an is...

Divorce: A threat to national security

There is no success in building a nation without the...

Vegetarian Cooking Made Easy, my story

I began the journey to become a vegetarian about 7...

Spa day fit for a queen!

Sisters of Today and Tomorrow (SOT), hosted its “Mommy, Mentor...

Why Western Fashion isn't working for Black women

Did you know that the clothes we wear and even...

Making money, using money and making sense

We’re not waiting for Superman to come and save us...

Be like Noah and keep building!

Sometimes, no matter what we do, what we build, how...

Unmasking the face of envy and jealousy

As women we often struggle with many insecurities. Having grown...

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