The Poet Who Redefines Lyrics

By: Courtney L. Smith The brisk aroma of coffee tantalizes the nostrils of patrons walking through severaltables surrounded by multicolored myriads of shelved books. A woman with butter-cream skin and neatly braided hair sits with perfect posture at an isolated table. Her gaze casually scans the passing patrons, orderly shelves, and varying voices until herContinue reading “The Poet Who Redefines Lyrics”

How does the American School system works

What Is the Structure of the US Higher Education System? As an international student, you may be wondering how colleges and universities fit into the larger US higher education system. Students in America are required to go to school between the ages of six and 18 in what are called grades, which run from 1stContinue reading “How does the American School system works”

Gun violence In America

What the data says about gun deaths in the U.S. BY JOHN GRAMLICH More Americans died of gun-related injuries in 2020 than in any other year on record, according to recently published statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). That included a record number of gun murders, as well as a near-record numberContinue reading “Gun violence In America”

The Formula Shortage: The smallest victims of the growing inflation crisis.

Why is there a shortage you ask? The baby formula shortage began in November 2021, when about 11% of popular brands were out of stock, according to data analytics firm Datasembly. As of May 8, 43% of baby formula was sold out at retailers across the U.S. because of recalls and supply chain strains. America’s baby-formulaContinue reading “The Formula Shortage: The smallest victims of the growing inflation crisis.”

10 Most Famous Poems by African American Poets by: Anirudh

African Americans have made a great contribution to the poetry of the United States as well as the world since the 18th century. The earliest known black American poets include Jupiter Hammon, Lucy Terry and Phillis Wheatley, all of whom were active in the 18th century. The poem “Bar Fight”, written in 1746 by Terry but not published until 1855, is the first poem known to have been written by aContinue reading “10 Most Famous Poems by African American Poets by: Anirudh”