In sub-saharan Africa, Uganda is scarred by political corruption, , conflict, and a high prevalence of HIV/AIDS. Despite the many political and economic tribulations in Uganda, Pastor Paul Bulenzi, founder of Beam of Ho...Views: 2002
The United Way Volunteer Center of Greater Chattanooga affirmed James Kwee exemplifies all the enviable qualities a youth volunteer should posess: a sense of dedication to servcie, the willingness and energy...Views: 1595
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Cobie Kwasi Harris’s narrative, “ River of Memory: The Ebb and Flow of Black Consciousness,” (Visions Across the Americas, Sixth edition, Warner and Hillard) builds a compelling metaphor- ...Views: 1536
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Kristen Kosinski, the founder of The Samburu Project and former executive at Paramount Network Television in Hollywood, believes all people have a primal need to connect with Mother Earth. In 2005, she traveled to K...Views: 1373
Introduction In 2007, when I first spoke to Dr. Uma Gupta about writing an investigative piece about her experience as the target of cyber-predators during her Presidency at Alfred State College from 2003 ...Views: 3056
According to a report issued by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, announced another measure to address the H1N1 flu virus. The re...Views: 1659
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About Jackie O'Neal:
As a reporter O’Neal has been a regular contributor to the award-winning The Press of Atlantic City, and The New York Amsterdam News. Her stories and commentary both print and broadcast have appeared on NPR- 51% The Women’s Persepective, CBS Radio, Book Talk- Artists First Radio Network among others.
“Organizations that have hired me to write feature stories point out my ability to filter through developments often going back months, connect with the parties involved (for the most part, located across the world), and produce a heartwarming and vivid story is impressive. My news stories have been published on various online platforms, most notably, on the Huffington Post. Clients say my writing talent has expanded and strengthened their voice in the community.”
She holds an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Sarah Lawrence College.