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75 Great Black History Month Quotes

75 Great Black History Month Quotes

Black History Month is the annual remembrance of the events and individuals in the history of African diaspora beyond their traditional homeland. The United States and Canada have celebrated Black History Month every February since its inception in 1976, with the United Kingdom recognizing Black...

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A Guide to Student Credit Cards

Student credit cards are a great way for any young person to establish a credit history. Students who arm themselves with knowledge and exercise discipline often create sound credit foundations to base their financial futures upon. As a credit history records an individual's financial status,...

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

Influential people come in all shapes and sizes in all generations throughout history. Such people can be grouped together by shared affiliations and backgrounds, for whatever purposes people are drawn to make lists. This list offers some interesting biographical tidbits about 50 people of Jewish...

10 Most Influential Weapons in History

10 Most Influential Weapons in History

Weapons: these ever-changing martial tools have been used to forge nations, to create empires and to topple regimes. They have shaped society, signified ranks and, of course, been brutal implements of death. They’ve brought slaughter and destruction to millions of people, but they have also liberated...

The 50 Most Brilliant Atheists of All Time

The 50 Most Brilliant Atheists of All Time

Atheism is generating quite a lot of attention these days. Prominent atheists are getting the word out about their views in increasing numbers and generating lots of public debate on the proper place of religion in governments and societies in the modern world. And now more than ever, atheists...

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

Paul of TarsusSaul of Tarsus, a.k.a. Paul the Apostle, Paul of Tarsus [?-65 c.e.] was a Hellenistic Jew and student of Gamaliel the Elder who served as enforcer for the Pharisaic Sanhedrin against the apostate Christian sect following the crucifixion of Jesus. Around 33 c.e. he experienced a dramatic...

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What Is Credit History?

An individual’s credit history, also called credit report, is the record of a person’s financial transactions in the past. This record contains information on borrowing (loans), repayments, and so on. It covers a lot of details including bankruptcy, late or missed payments, number of credit cards...

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A Guide to "Bad Credit" Credit Cards

There are are number of credit cards and prepaid debit or credit cards for individuals who have suffered bad credit ratings or have bad credit histories. Many options are available to assist individuals with less than perfect credit build, rebuild, or repair a bad credit history caused by financial...

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What Is a Bad Credit Credit Card?

Credit cards are not always easy to acquire, especially if you are looking for a relatively low interest rate and good borrowing terms. In fact, whenever you apply for a credit card, you will have to undergo a credit check, the result of which the credit card company will use to determine whether...

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Martin Luther King Speech - Beyond Vietnam

Martin Luther King Speech - Beyond Vietnam Martin Luther King Speech Beyond VietnamNew York, N.Y.4 April 1967 Mr. Chairman, ladies and gentlemen, I need not pause to say how very delighted I am to be here tonight, and how very delighted I am to see you expressing your concern about the issues...