Black History Month 2015: Salute to Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King,  most famously known as the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr., was born April 27, 1927 in Marion,  Alabama. King was an American author, activist and civil rights leader. She helped to lead the African-American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. King shared many ideals and goals with her husband and was …

Black History Month 2015: Salute to Susan L. Taylor

Meet Susan L. Taylor. Born January 23, 1946 in Harlem, Ms. Taylor is an African-American editor, writer and journalist. Taylor is most likely best known for her work with Essence Magazine, where she served as editor-in-chief from 1981-2000. Taylor started her career at Essence in 1970, the year the magazine was founded. Her first position …