Robin L. Jessie-Green

My eyes were open, but I couldn’t see anything. I couldn’t hear my loved ones trying to rouse me during their daily visits. My body was in the room, but I’m not sure where the rest of me went? I was there and nowhere, simultaneously. It didn’t matter because I…

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What Vocal Writers are saying about Milestones and Bonuses:

Does anyone know the Vocal milestones?

I just received a $10 bonus from Vocal and don’t know why?

Does Vocal pay bonuses on every 15 reads or just the first 15?

Can any of you tell me how Vocal’s bonus system…

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Initially, I was skeptical about receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. I wasn’t what you’d call an anti-vaccinator, virus denying, government conspiracist. I was basing my decision on the fact that the COVID-19 vaccine would not likely work for someone like me.

As an immunosuppressed individual, there wasn’t promising news for vaccination…

1835 American Slave Advertisement in Historical and Cultural Atlas of African Americans

“They seem to satisfy their consciences with the doctrine that…the Africans [were created] to be slaves. What a libel upon… who ‘made of one blood all nations of men!’” (Jacobs, 1861)

As a child, my family attended at least one Juneteenth event. However, I have no recollection of the occurrence…

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If you’ve read Marriage or Medicaid: Did You Know There is a Medicaid Marriage Penalty?, you know I haven’t always seen eye-to-eye with the governmental powers that be. However, there are some times when the government gets it right when it comes to helpful programs for the people. …

Robin Jessie-Green

Blogger, Content Contributor on Vocal, Experts123 and various other sites spanning a decade. Survivor with stories to tell. Temple U BA, AIU Online MBA Alumna.

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