Author Archives: Mahogany Revue

Burrell Memorial Cemetery Benefit Gala

Historical Briefing —

In 1913 Professor Burrell; a teacher at Roper Farm School, sent notes to his students parents inviting them to a meeting. At this meeting Mr. Burrell donated land which have been the

How to Purify Negative Karma and Get What You Want

Image: Julia Watkins

A Law to Live By

There are so many blogs about Karma and lots of lively discussions on social media, so I thought I would add my interpretations and understanding of Buddhist Karma. I was briefly ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist monk in 2002; lived for five

2017 Fessenden Academy & High School Reunion

Remembering the Past to Build the Future…. Starting Today!

By Peggy Jackson

The Reunion begin on Thursday afternoon at 5:00 pm at the Ocala Hilton Hotel wherein about 75 persons were in attendance.  Each person introduced themselves and gave a brief summary of their life, after leaving Fessenden. Class of 1949 – present were in attendance.

For the Banquet on Friday night, approximate 85 were in attendance to enjoy the program which was as follows:

The Diminishing Role of America on the World Stage

By Roger Caldwell

Trump and his team is systematically dismantling America’s role in the world. Huge trade agreements between the Europeans countries, China and Japan are being discussed and consummated at the 2017 G-20 Summit, and America is not engaged in the decision-making process.

“In just a couple months the new US administration has abandoned the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), criticized NAFTA, provided no clear signal of a desire to resume

Modern Day Media Devils

By Lucius Gantt

In the eyes of God, the very worst thing you can be is a hypocrite! You can’t go around saying you the Lord, you love the light, you love the life and you love the truth when you really love Satan, Lucifer and a variety of other devils!

Many of America’s Black organizations, groups, teams, fraternities, sororities, churches, mosques, masjids, temples, schools, and businesses are facing and dealing with the same kind of hypocrisy!

Mt Tabor AME Church Homecoming Celebration

Church Homecoming Service

29 July 2017 @ 11:00 AM

The Worship Leader; Sonya Williams, began service with “Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow” followed by Evangelist Wanda Clark’s Call To Worship “Every Step Of The Way” sung by New Hope Baptist Church Male Choir.

Hijacking Black media to undermine musicians’ rights

Melvin Gibbs is the President of the Content Creators Coalition.

Melvin Gibbs is the President of the Content Creators Coalition.

Traditional media has a long history of neglecting the Black community and an equally long history of refusing to give us a fair hearing or equal time. To be heard, African Americans created media outlets like this one—and in its storied history, the Black Press has spoken truth to power as “soldiers without swords” in the fight for racial justice.

How do we Safeguard the Grove?

Land owned by Black Grovites to become active and spark commerce on Grand Avenue

Approaches to slow down gentrification differ

MKTplace at Goombay Plaza in Coconut Grove