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  1. Sex Symbol Omari Hardwick reveals his feelings about Spike Lee, Tyler...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Sex Symbol Omari Hardwick reveals his feelings about Spike Lee, Tyler Perry and working with leading women on Maria Menounos' Black Hollywood Live.

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  2. Jagger jumped at chance to film Brown biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    "James was definitely one of those guys with super drive and energy," Jagger says of the late Godfather of Soul.

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  3. 5th District Senate candidates squabble over experience, strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Detroit News

    ... accuses Rep. David Knezek, who is white, of targeting white voters and leaving Nathan and two other leading African-American candidates to split the black vote in Detroit areas of the district. "That's what he's banking on," Nathan said. Knezek ...

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  4. Tackling the complex and difficult issue of minority participation in the outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... sitting on the couch, watching television shows on the outdoors. "I remember thinking there wasn't a single African-American person on those shows," Hubbard said. "There was nothing that was marketed toward me. The only time you'd see an ...

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  5. The Radical Egalitarian Assault on the Big AppleRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    Radical egalitarians are relentless and will not rest until the very idea of "merit" is banished and all the goodies are divided according to race/ethnicity.

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  6. LETTER: Let's make organ awareness week obsoleteLETTER: Let's make...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Courier News

    LETTER: Let's make organ awareness week obsolete Transplant recipient wants to raise awareness among minorities Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1n1vmhE Through the paired kidney exchange program, Emmanuel Amadi was able to save the life of his mother, Tracey Amadi.

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  7. Mark Twain: Part 1Read the original story

    Yesterday | WGBH

    ... Natasha Del Toro hosts. Sundays at 8pm on WGBH World This six-hour series chronicles the full sweep of African-American history, from the origins of slavery on the African continent through more than four centuries of remarkable historic events up ...

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  8. On Native GroundREPUBLICANS Fought the Wrong War - and LostRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... most historic moment in the long and bloody 143 years since the end of the Civil War and the liberation of African-American slaves. We have paused to admire Booker T. Washington, Jackie Robinson, Langston Hughes, Paul Robeson, Tom Bradley, Bill ...

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  9. Bralley-Pendleton Alumni Reunion to be held Aug. 1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North Texas e-News

    The Bralley-Pendleton Alumni Association will hold its16th biannual reunion on August 1-2 in McKinney.

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  10. A big battle for Little League champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    The Dragons had not ceded a single game in the fiercely competitive district and sectional rounds, and now this loss.

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  11. Daily Text Messages and Nurse Followup Improve Self-Management...Read the original story

    Yesterday | AHRQ Innovations Exchange

    University of Chicago Medicine developed and implemented a program called CareSmarts in which patients with diabetes received several text messages each day providing education on how to manage the disease and reminders to follow recommended self-care measures.

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  12. NAACP leaders say CertusBank firings send wrong messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The State

    ... Tuesday of benefiting from the “black-controlled bank” mantle on its way up and then ignoring the African-American community after the firing of three black executives in April. In response, CertusBank issued a statement to The Greenville ...

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  13. Vote fraud myths vs voting realityRead the original story

    Yesterday | RecordNET

    ... may be exaggerated, too. As Politifact reports, a 2013 report by the Census Bureau confirmed that the African-American voting rate in 2012 (66.2 percent) surpassed the white voting rate (64.1 percent), even in states that had the toughest photo ID ...

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  14. BAD Hair Uprooted features Head Turning Natural HairstylesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Overcoming relaxer-induced alopecia, a hair loss condition that teases 73% of African American women, inspired the Social Entrepreneur in Information Technologist Mireille Liong to build going-natural.com and the photographer in the Suriname native to picture Black hair differently.

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  15. Stroke Mortality Rates Vary in Local Communities in a Metropolitan...Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Bijou R. Hunt, MA, Sinai Urban Health Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Sinai Health System, 1500 S. California Ave, Room K443, Chicago, IL 60608.

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  16. Brasch WordsSHINING the Light of the New Colossus Into ArizonaRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2010 | American Reporter

    To recap, Andrew Breitbart, who paid for the people who did the ACORN sting, edited a videotape so that the remarks of Sherrod to a March 27 NAACP gathering falsely portray her as a racist rather than someone who, in recounting an example of her own racism long ago, goes on in the same tape to reject her former attitude and talk about the growth ... (more)

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  17. Make My DayTHE Deckers Family, Inc., 2010 Annual ReportRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2010 | American Reporter

    Going on under our noses - and mostly being ignored by anthropologists - is a great cross-cultural mash-up between Haitians, Jamaicans, African-Americans and Africans and the elderly white Americans they care for - many of them Jewish - in places like south Florida.

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  18. On Native GroundDO Conservatives Hate Obama More Than they Love America?Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2009 | American Reporter

    When we finally get far enough down the road on health care reform, it will become clear that a driving force in the intensity of the fight was a heart attack.

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  19. Want a Real Anti-Poverty Plan? Stop AmnestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    It is now all the fashionable rage in Washington, D.C., to proclaim solidarity with America's working poor in front of the cameras -- while stabbing them in the back behind closed doors.

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  20. Bynum urges more CDFI fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NAFCU

    July 30, 2014 - Bill Bynum, CEO of the NAFCU member Hope Federal Credit Union of Jackson, Miss., urged increased funding for the Treasury Community Development Financial Instiutions Fund in a hearing Tuesday by the congressional Joint Economic Committee.

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