Friday, January 21, 2022


2016: We Must Be At Our Best When Things Get Bad.

December 19, 2016 by  
Filed under Health, Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) I desperately called on my dear mother. Across the chasm of her death nearly 20 years ago, she reminded me of what she said to me and to her many children nearly sixty years ago. I felt her spirit moving within me. I was strengthened. Now, I can go on. I will share with […]

Power to Power! GOP Backer Bob Johnson on our path forward.

December 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) One post-election highlight for me was the meeting between Donald Trump and Bob Johnson. Billionaire to billionaire, Democrat to Republican, Black to White, businessman to businessman, capitalist to capitalist, meeting on a relatively even playing field to discuss some of the “what now issues” was intriguing to say the least. After the meeting, Mr. […]

Why Are African-Americans Still in the Dark When It Comes to HIV Prevention?

December 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) With new infection rates and AIDS-related deaths on a decline globally, it seems we are finally gaining ground in the fight to end the epidemic. However, an alarming world trend in new HIV infections suggests that Black people have been left by the wayside. In an open letter to the Centers for Disease Control […]

Americans, Are Average At Best.

December 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) In the United States of America, we love to bask in the glory of our “exceptionalism.” We are great; we are wonderful; we dominate the world. Scholars who study “us” say that our exceptionalism is rooted in the fact that we have offered leadership in international affairs. We have committed more resources than other […]

All You Need To Know About Your Brand For 2017.

December 19, 2016 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) If you’re representing a cause worth fighting for, or have a business idea that is worth buying into, you need to start getting yourself noticed. Charging forward by yourself is a valiant effort, but without followers, supporters, or customers, it’s going to be a lonely and inefficient effort. If you’re looking to get heard […]

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