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  1. Preparing U.S. Leadership For The Cultural Demographic ShiftRead the original story

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    Hispanics along with African Americans and Asian Pacific Islanders surpassed one third of the U.S. population in 2010.

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  2. The Youth Unemployment Crisis Hits African-Americans HardestRead the original story

    Yesterday | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Young people are being chased out of the labor market. Though the national unemployment rate has fallen steadily in recent months, youth unemployment remains stubbornly high, and the jobless rate is even higher among young minorities.

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  3. Lucille B. Smith blazed trails as black culinary entrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    Lucille Bishop Smith was a chef, educator, entrepreneur and food corporation president who has been called the first African-American businesswoman in Texas. 1 comment

  4. Woman back in school at age 73Read the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Sumter resident Betty Brown is not your typical college student. She isn't an 18-year-old fresh out of high school with the world as her playground.

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  5. NAACP outlines goals for coming electionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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  6. Are blacks turning against Obama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    ... city's problems: "For the president to set aside all of these funds for immigrants and (have) forsaken the African-American community, I think that's a disgrace." Speaking to the Rebel Pundit, the man added, "He will go down as the worst president ...

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  7. Study offers new clues about the source of racial health disparitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    A first-of-its-kind study by researchers at USC and Loyola Marymount University has found evidence that the persistent health disparities across race may, in part, be related to anxiety about being confronted by negative racial stereotypes while receiving healthcare.

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  8. Overcoming barriers to physical activity for African-American womenRead the original story

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... hair and her life," said Lucille Johnson Campbell, MA, director of special initiatives for the Center for African-American Health and co-principal investigator for the study. "We want to find solutions so women in the African American community can ...

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  9. Plan to revive Tyler's Beach in Isle of Wight hits resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    When you look around Tyler's Beach, you may see decrepit or partially sunken boats tied up at the docks.

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  10. Revitalizing Harrisburg hospitality along with the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    From a 19th century power base of the American Industrial Revolution, transportation hub of the northeast and capital of a vastly wealthy Pennsylvania , Harrisburg suffered the insults of industrial decline in the post 1970 economic landscape.

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  11. This Is How We Should Be Talking About BeautyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Refinery 29

    We've hit a crossroads in the beauty industry. Consumers are aware that there is a problem with the way women have been represented on television, in movies, and in advertisements - especially when it comes to African-American women.

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  12. UConn Health Accolades - July '14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | UConn Advance

    ... practice registered nurse in the Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been named Woman of the Year by the African-American Affairs Commission (AAAC). A candidate in the doctorate of nursing program at UConn, Nelson helps adults living with sickle ...

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  13. Civil Rights 50 Years Later: Law Was Johnson's Tribute To JFKRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... passing the Civil Rights Act. Over the next few decades, the influence of the law would be felt beyond the African-American community. It paved the way for future civil rights laws, including the Americans with Disabilities Act, which came 26 years ...

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  14. Writer Plumbs 'Nature Of Evil' In Hometown's Violent, Civil Rights PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    ... to defend his idolized father - Tom Cage, the city's favorite doctor - when he's accused of killing his African-American nurse. Tom Cage is based on Iles' own father, a Natchez doctor he describes as Atticus Finch with a stethoscope. Iles' father ...

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  15. Beware the Peddlers of DespairRead the original story

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)

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  16. Free to Breastfeed: Voices of Black Women, A New Book From Praeclarus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Free to Breastfeed: Voices of Black Women, a new book by Jeanine Valrie Logan and Anayah Sangodele-Ayoka, shares the raw, inspiring and triumphant experiences of Black women who breastfeed their babies.

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  17. Black women in weight management program experienced a reduction in their depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    An intervention program aimed at helping obese women maintain their weight without adding pounds also significantly reduced depression in nearly half the participants, according to a new study from Duke University.

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  18. Access to substance abuse treatment influences the utilization of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    Very few national studies have examined racial/ethnic disparities in the use of alcohol services.

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  19. standpoint theoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    The perspective denies that traditional science is objective and suggests that research and theory has ignored and marginalized women and feminist ways of thinking.

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  20. Black voters turning against Obama?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Minot Daily News

    ... city's problems: "For the president to set aside all of these funds for immigrants and (have) forsaken the African-American community, I think that's a disgrace." Speaking to the Rebel Pundit, the man added, "He will go down as the worst president ...

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