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American Red Cross Needs Blood Donations

When disasters like Superstorm Sandy devastate communities, it affects the number of people available to donate blood. But hospitals still need blood to meet the needs of accident victims, cancer patients and children with blood […]


Governor Chris Christie and President Barack Obama (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy: The Match-Maker Of All Match-Makers

As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.


A neighborhood destroyed by Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It Down

Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.


[AUDIO] Should Gay Men And Minority Women Be Banned From Donating Blood?

Today on “The Mo Ivory Show” Mo posed a question to the audience asking, “Should gay men be allowed to donate blood?” This topic has been raised today in the news because  gay men have been […]



Boyz II Men Wants To Give To Japan and You Can Too!

Boyz II Men is doing their part to help the victims of last week’s massive earthquake in Japan.  The R&B group has partnered with to create a charity drive that will raise money for the […]


Where is the Haiti Relief Money?

This CBS report may answer some questions.