Samantha Pounds

Entertainment and lifestyle writer on the move

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Samantha Pounds is an avid reader, entertainment junkie and loves a good glass of wine. When she is not busy writing or researching she enjoys a career in public relations. A journalist by trade, Samantha received her B.S. from Indiana State University where she majored and minored in public relations and marketing. She also holds her A.S. in journalism.




Indianapolis Recorder Newspaper
Sarcoidosis common among Blacks

Bernie Mac was known as America's funny man, but the comedian didn't have fans laughing when he suddenly passed away last August due to complications of pneumonia and sarcoidosis. Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease that affects multiple organs in the body, but primarily the lungs and lymph glands. The U.S.


Purposely Awakened
Colorism: Still An Everyday Stigma in Black Culture - Purposely Awakened

By definition, the word colorism means discrimination based on the color of skin. In other words, it's prejudice and discrimination in which people are treated differently. While colorism varies in definition compared to racism, its very much a prevalent issue dominating both the Black culture and other ethnic groups of color.

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