The Southern Truth

The Southern Truth: A Lesson On Satan

By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief When I heard all the hype and media sensation about Lil Nas X “Satan Shoes” featuring a bronze pentagram, an inverted cross and a drop of real human blood, I thought it was the right time to talk about Satan from a Biblical perspective and what I believe is going on…

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Black History Includes Black American Slave Holocaust, a Justification for Reparations NOW! Remembering Mr. Peoples: The Legendary Social Prophet of Reparations NOW

By Ted Hayes LOS ANGELES—The prophetic work of the legendary Mr. John Peoples to bring about Reparations NOW between the United States of America and American Black US citizens, the descendants of West African Americanized chattel slaves and their children will be presented in a series of articles. Awakened out of a peaceful sleep in…

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Farewell To One of the Greatest Actresses of All Times, Cicely Tyson

By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief  “I come from lowly status. I grew up in an area that was called the slums at the time,” “I still cannot imagine that I have met with presidents, kings, queens. How did I get here? I marvel at it.” Cicely Tyson spoke these words when she was presented with an…

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If It Was Only About Our Health and the Pandemic, But It’s Not

The Southern Truth   By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief Here we are in my life time in the midst of a pandemic. Lives are in shambles due to the change of the landscape since the onslaught of the virus which hit America on March 11, 2020, it was the day, not many will forget and yet…

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Black People, Don’t Be Played with the Plague of the Pandemic

THE SOUTHERN TRUTH:  By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief Lord have mercy on all the innocent people who are being played with the plague of the pandemic. The people, after all this time, at least since March 2020, especially Black people, are being played with the plague of the pandemic. As a minister of the gospel and…

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Avoid Wildfire-Related Sicknesses: Check Air Quality to Protect Your Health

By Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media    This year’s wildfire season has already been out of the ordinary. About 3.3 million acres have burned across vast tracts of California, Oregon and Washington. The areas surrounding those places have also been affected by dangerous levels of smoke over the last few weeks.   Although the skies in the Bay Area are no longer orange and the air quality has improved, wildfire season is not over.  Therefore, officials are advising people…

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