MAN OF THE HOUSE” STAGE PLAY DEBUTS AT NJIT UNIVERSITY, SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017 AT 5 PM! ONE SHOW ONLY!

MAN OF THE HOUSE” STAGE PLAY DEBUTS AT NJIT UNIVERSITY, SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017 AT 5 PM! ONE SHOW ONLY!   The popular #1 urban stage play, “Man Of The House,” will debut for one night at the Jim Wise Theatre at New Jersey Institute of Technology University (NJIT), 99 Summit St., Newark, New Jersey 07102, on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 5 pm. The stage play was written, directed…

 WHEN THE STREETS ARE NOT  SWEET! HUMAN TRAFFICKING: MODERN DAY SLAVERY?

 WHEN THE STREETS ARE NOT  SWEET! HUMAN TRAFFICKING: MODERN DAY SLAVERY?   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   CYNTHIA HORNER, 732 877-4113 OR cynthiahornermedia@aol.com   (NYC-NY)—The Hip Hop Movement, founded by Ronald Savage, has taken a  stand against Human Trafficking a topic which concerns thousands of young women and children around the world.   “Unfortunately, it appears that Human Trafficking can even be viewed as modern day slavery. As each day passes,…

Sscents Natural by Savol

S’scents by Savol Curry Savol Curry, an entrepreneur located in Atlanta, GA is proud to present “S’scents” 100% Natural Infused Aromatherapy products.  S’scents carries aromatherapy products that are completely organic. Completely as in not partially organic.  From soy candles to massage candles to even infused incense, S’scents has a nice selection of aromatherapy to appeal to the senses. There’s a big market for organic products especially ones that are claiming…

Easter Roll-Ups

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Hey there everyone! Thanks again for reading my articles here in your favorite mag! I pray that they’ve been informative and that you’ve been getting a lot out of them. I truly felt it on my heart to shed a little unbiased light to the On The Rise Community. It’s often difficult to get straight forward advise and information without a check, but again, this is On The Rise Magazine,…

Dear Hollywood: Michael Jackson Was Black (and Proud)

Originally published on 1/29/16 at: https://akstaggers.wordpress.com/   The casting of a white man as Michael Jackson in a TV series set in 2001 is more than unnerving. It is actually a complete contradiction of who MJ was in 2001 and throughout his life. The year 2001 was a year, that if you look and listen to Jackson himself, he was nothing but a black man ringing the alarm about racism in…

People of Color in the Pagan Community

Unlike popular belief Wicca is not a Whites only club. It is open to people of all nationalities and ethnicity. Not to say we don’t have a few bad apples in the bunch who feel like people of color should not be involved in the community. Yes there is discrimination in the pagan community but it’s rarely seen and not exactly welcomed. As a person of color within the pagan…

Paganism Is Alive

Paganism is alive By: Luna Moon You might not believe that there are people in this world that believe and worship the Gods of the ancient world but they exist all over the world. They come from all walks of life and ethnicity, they worship Gods like Diana, Isis, and Kali. They believe that the earth is a living breathing thing and needs to be respected. These people call themselves pagan. Paganism is…

Why you should add an avocado to your diet.

When I was a kid, I gagged at the thought of avocados. Gross.com! I think it was the texture, the smell, the consistency, whatever it was, there was no way I was eating an avocado. One day, Deartrapmary, Deartrapjesus, and yours truly were turning up at Atlanta’s best Raw, Organic, Vegan restaurant called Loving it Live, the owner suggested that I try their ‘Stuffed Avocados’. Um, no. Then, DearTrapJesus says,…

Give Back! PreAnna Grant Shares Her Experience with ‘Youth Helping Youth’.

  Everything you have in life, you’ve worked for one way or another. To receive help, you must have helped someone! One way we love to help and get involved is by volunteering in the community! I caught up with youth advocate and avid volunteer, PreAnna Grant and got for cool info on a great place to share some time and give back.   “‘Youth Helping Youth’ is a local…