Hidden Figures, a movie based on the book by Margot Shetterly is now playing in theaters near you. To read a brief review of the movie, visit NowWithNicole.com.

Hidden Figures, Dorothy Vaughan, and the Black Girls Code by @NowWithNicole

      No Sister Left Behind Hidden Figures is the story of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden*,four brave, “hidden,” African American women who changed history. The book written by Margot Lee Shetterly, The Hollywood adaptation may now be showing in a theatre near you. Set for nationwide release on January 6, 2017,…

In celebration of "Chocolate Kids Read" Pre-launch, enter for free copy of Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition. https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/f5f03f1013998787.

Chocolate Kids Read Bookstore Pre-Launch Giveaway

Chocolate Kids Read Bookstore Launch Date January 1, 2017 Chocolate Kids Read is an on-line bookstore dedicated to providing educational, historical, cultural, and entertaining books to Black Youth. In honor of our opening and the December 24th release of Hidden Figures, we are having a giveaway for a copy of the Hidden Figures Young Readers’ Edition. Why…

If you are interested in joining our Summer 2017 HBCU and Civil Rights tour, visit NowWithNicole.com/hbcu-civil-rights-tour.

Why HBCUs Are Special from a Non-HBCU Graduate Perspective

As the collegiate football 2016 Celebration Bowl approaches, I am reflecting upon how impressed I was with Grambling State University after attending the 2016 SWAC Championship Game. I was provided the opportunity to attend this game due to a  partnership with Toyota USA. In addition to supporting Black communities with their Toyota Green Initiative, Toyota was also the…

If you are interested in joining our Summer 2017 HBCU and Civil Rights tour, visit NowWithNicole.com/hbcu-civil-rights-tour.

Educating Our Children About Black America and the Continuing Civil Rights Struggle

When I was a child, my primary and secondary Black History education consisted of reading a couple of paragraphs about Dr. Martin Luther King and Rosa Parks during Black History Month. It was not until going to college that I learned more about the history of Black people in America. As a homeschooling parent, I wanted…

Your rights when stopped by the cops and what I tell my son about exercising them. To connect with Now With Nicole, follow our blog at http://NowWithNicole.com or Tweet us at NowWithNicole.

Your Constitutional Rights When Stopped by a Cop and What I Told My Nine Year Old Son by @NowWithNicole

Previously on our blog, in “Dignity or Death: Tips on Interacting With Law Enforcement,” we shared tips from law enforcement representatives and citizens’ rights advocates- those unaffiliated with law enforcement- on how to interact in a safer manner with police officers. Now, we are turning our attention to our Constitutional rights when we are stopped…

A Now With Nicole Review of 10 of the Democratic Presidential Candidates for 2016. To connect with us further regarding issues of faith and politics, visit us on-line at NowWithNicole..com or Twitter at NowWithNicole.

My Thoughts on the 2016 Presidential Candidates- Part II by @NowWithNicole

Unedited Notes Regarding the 2016 Presidential Candidates In part one of this series, “My Thoughts on the 2016 Presidential Candidates- Part I,” I discussed my brand new process for participating in the American political system while reviewing 15 of the Republican candidates for President. Up until this point, most of my participation has included straight-ticket…

Cultural, Congregational, and Convictional Christians- your faith or your vote?

Cultural, Congregational, and Convictional Christians: Faith or Politics? By @NowWithNicole

Vote or Die? In Rabwah, Pakistan, those who associate with the Ahmedi faith must choose between their beliefs and voting in political elections. While they technically have the right to vote, if they check the box identifying themselves as Muslim, they are required to provide a written statement clarifying that they are not Ahmedi. 2013 marked the eighth election…