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News: GROWth Spurt

Covington program helps women help girls

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 27, 2005
Writing in journals and learning about nutrition might seem a soft response to the havoc Covington's poverty, flashes of violent crime and grim educational statistics can reek on its young girls.  

Hyde Park Living

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 15, 2005
In the parallel universe of race and class inhabited by Cincinnatians and Americans in general, black-on-black and white-on-white crime are identical yet somehow simultaneously different (she said   

Beat It

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 25, 2005
Do I have to beat this into you? Republican Cincinnati City Councilman Sam Malone got elected on a platform of black-on-black violence. Over grainy, closed-circuit images of black thugs looting and  

Cover Story: Black Women: The (Un)Cola

A blackalicious primer

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 4, 2005
First, a word from our sponsors: "Her beauty cannot be measured by the standards of a colonized mind." -- MeShell NdegeOcello "People always trynta find the world I'm in; I'm the envy of th  

Cover Story: We Aren't the World

Media diva Regina Carswell in black, white and color

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 4, 2005
Regina Carswell starts ... right now. I first thought Carswell was ghetto. She is from Detroit, after all. She told me she was from Detroit the first time I met her in April 2002 during fallout fr  

Cover Story: While You Were Sleeping

The myth of Mom G, not just yet

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 4, 2005
My mother's held a death wish for the entire 40 years I've known her. Except for this one day. On my 40th birthday last week she smiled at me from her hospital bed, signaling a comeback and off  

Cover Story: The Secret Language of the Modern Age Poets reconstruct the poetry of meaning

Turn the Page

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2005
Unless your appetite runs to poetry so inventive it can't say what it is or language with its pockets hanging inside-out, then Aralee Strange, Don Bogen and Tyrone Williams are working poets you  

Cover Story: The White Crusader?

Sean Arthurs is a lawyer for the right reasons, and Cincinnati's growing Hispanic community May be better for it

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 23, 2005
Daniela Castro and Sean Arthurs don't know each other. But because Castro numbers among the area's rapidly growing Spanish-speaking population and Arthurs intends to use his legal ability and p  

Music: Leaving This Ol' Town

Blues belter Bill Caffie steps out one last time

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 9, 2005
The nightclub came to church to honor the life and style of Bill Caffie, then the church reconvened in the club to stomp the Blues in memoriam to the baritone who made his international reputation  

Cover Story: Tainted Love

STDs: When you care enough to

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 9, 2005
transmit the very worstLove does not guarantee sex, and sex isn't always a by-product of love. Lust usually comes before anything. And in the slippery, pulsating throes of athletic sex, stemming