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Black Mayor in the US, 1960’s – Film 4262

Ayesha Curry is not at all happy with the National Basketball Association. After Game 5 of the NBA finals, the wife of Golden State Warriors’ star Steph Curry questioned the officiating at the game. “Can refs get fined?” she asked on Twitter. On Thursday night, in the midst of Game 6, Curry lashed out in frustration again — this time with a strong-worded statement about the league. Curry’s tweet, which was later deleted, was posted just after her husband was fouled out and ejected for

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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

Camille Cosby will not be deposed Wednesday in a case of defamation by seven accusers… http://www.blackenterprise.com/news/camille-cosby-will-not-be-deposed-in-case-against-husband/
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Black Politicians Still Face Glass Ceiling

A look at what degrees are providing a return on investment in today’s job market Read more
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Thousands Gather to Commemorate the March

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Networks Inc. and the National Association of African-American Owned Media have… Federal Judge Re-Opens Byron Allen Suit Against Time Warner and Comcast
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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

The recent spotlight on systematic racial profiling and police brutality against Black boys and men has exposed a painful truth long known in the Black community: just about every Black youth and man seems to have a story about being stopped by the police, and all live daily with the understanding it can happen to any of them at any time.
Dr. Terrell Strayhorn is Director of the Center for Higher Education Enterprise at The Ohio State University and a Professor of Higher Education in the
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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

Nine people were shot to death at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Wednesday night, theCharleston Police Department confirmed at news conference early Thursday.
Calling it “the worst night of my career,” Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen said a gunman entered the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church during a prayer meeting and opened fire. Eight people were found dead at the scene. Two others were transported to a hospital, where one later died.
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Obama Normalizes Relations with Cuba

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What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…