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Ready… Set… Action! Janet Jackson Talks 'Colored Girls'

Global icon, trendsetter, businesswoman, and multi-talented entertainer, Janet Damita Jo Jackson is a woman who needs no introduction.  Her resume reveals an impressive combination of professional achievements and philanthropic endeavors, and she is currently ranked as one of the top ten best-selling solo artists in the history of contemporary music.


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A Somewhat Secret Place: Disability and Art

Disabled artists submit for a groundbreaking art exhibition

This exhibition will present contemporary art's relationship to disability. It will demonstrate the cultural contributions of disabled artists and indeed the prevalence of disability in art. Applicants must be 18 years or older and live in Oregon and apply before January 14, 2011. One hundred dollar stipends will be awarded ...

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Denzel Whitaker: The 'My Soul to Take' Interview

Denzel Dominique Whitaker was born in Torrance, Ca., on June 15, 1990 to Dale and Younalanda Whitaker. He made his acting debut at 11 in "Training Day," opposite his namesake, Denzel Washington, and he was subsequently directed by and co-starred with Denzel in "The Great Debaters." Whitaker has also been on the big screen in "The Bad Lieutenant" and as the voice of Albert in "The Ant Bully."


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Deena Pierott Honored for Professional Achievements

always stay flexible – don't be so rigid in your business that you end up failing in the long term

Vancouver resident Deena Pierott, proprietor of the diversity recruitment company Mosaic Blueprint, is winner of the Minority Enterprise Development Week Minority Business Award for Professional Services. The national honor is bestowed each year by the US Department of Commerce


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