Justice or Else: The Anniversary of the Million Man March

By Samantha McKenzie It was the summer of 1995 and I was proud to be a part of the community efforts to help sign young black men up to attend the Million Man March. In the year leading up to the march, I worked tirelessly to plan events, spread the word and drum up support…

Find the River that Connects You

By Samantha McKenzie We have more in common than we can ever imagine. As I flip through the channels, I am bombarded with news stories of controversy, conflict and an extraordinary amounts of harsh criticism. Every day feels like a battle of some sort. We spend entirely too many┬áman hours picking sides, placing blame and…