10-19-2017  6:02 am      •     
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U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Black America’s Dreams of Homeownership Still Deferred

Charlene Crowell talks about Black homeownership and the need for financial justice in the Black community ...

On Dick Gregory's Birthday

Dr. Barbara Reynolds recalls Gregory's encouragement to write about 'the seen and the unseen' ...

Parents Deserve “Real” School Choice

Dr. Elizabeth Primas challenges Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on school choice. ...

The Fight to Protect Voting Rights Continues #StayWoke

Derrick Johnson, the interim president and CEO of the NAACP, talks about the fight to protect voting rights ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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Afifa Ahmed-Shafi, 1978-2013
'Her passion for, and commitment to, social justice guided her life and her work. She taught us every day and made us better' … For all the information click here





Mac Smiff Uses 'We Out Here Magazine' to Promote Local Hip-Hop and Self Sufficiency
Editor-in-chief discusses the organic nature of his publication and promoting literacy … To read the whole story click here … To check it out click here





Two Trayvon Martin Events in Portland Offer Public Discussion of Issues, Rights
Heightened need for dialogue drives participation in Civil Rights discussions for both adults and children … To check it out click here





Snoop Dogg: The 'Turbo' Interview
He talks about his latest screen outing as 'Smooth Move' in an animated adventure about a snail who dreams of entering the Indianapolis 500… To read all about it click here




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