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    Should African Americans Support The Green Party Presidential Nominee?
    Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein explains why African-Americans should vote for her in the 2016 presidential election.
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    Lt. Russel Honoré Estimates More Than 110,000 Louisiana Homes Have Been Damaged By Flooding
    Retired Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré discusses the aftermath of the historic Louisiana floods.


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    SBA Partners with W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Justine PETERSEN to Launch $2.1 Million in Entrepreneurship Training and Microloans for Previously Incarcerated Citizens
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    First Independence Bank offers relief for homeowners ‘underwater’ on mortgage
    First Independence Bank has great news for homeowners who are “under- water” on their respective mortgages. The fantastic news is that the Home Affordable Refinance…


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    Rio Police Exaggerated Their Version Of Ryan Lochte’s Events, Too
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    Why We Need To Celebrate Black Love In All Its Forms
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    Gabby Douglas And Ciara To Judge Miss America Pageant
    Fresh off of her Olympic gold medal-winning performance at the 2016 Rio Games, Gabby Douglas is going full-speed ahead with her next gig and this one should be full of fun. It was just confirmed that Douglas along with singer Ciara, have both been added to the judges table at the upcoming Miss American pageant. […]
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    Tika Sumpter: ‘Southside With You’ — dual role as leading lady and producer in early Obamas story
    Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, “Southside With You” recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a charming young law associate named…


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    Funniest James Harden memes mocking his reportedly new adidas shoes
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    Funniest memes about USA’s 4×100 relay teams’ embarrassing loss to Japan
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    Politics, the Pulpit, and the People
    Part 1 of 2-part series   Many people believe that the church should stay out of politics and that politics should stay out of the…
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    Clergy and churches launch new DRIVE initiative
    Over 50 congregations were represented at the Commitment Ceremony of the Detroit Regional Interfaith Voice for Equity (DRIVE) on Sunday afternoon, Jan. 31. Five hundred and fifty…


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    Army Of Moms Fight To Take Back Their South Side Chicago Neighborhood
    Tired of waiting on help from outside of the community, a group of mothers got together to do something about the violence themselves.
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    Are NC Republicans Using Voter Suppression To Steal 2016 Presidential Election?
    North Carolina Republicans are doing just about any and everything to suppress the African American vote.


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    Local teen named White House HBCU All Star
    Michigan Youth Is White House HBCU Ambassador The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) named 73 ambassadors nationwide on August 19,…
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    Detroit Public Schools Community District opens new Regional Enrollment Centers
    On Aug. 15, the new Detroit Public Schools Community District opened three new regional enrollment centers for new families and families who are returning from…


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    A Lifetime of Drug Abuse – Still Found my Success
    Sheldon Hill started using drugs and alcohol at the age of eight. By 12, he was dealing drugs for his father, and by 16, he…
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    Jabs Gym KO’s the typical workout
    As the battle against obesity continues, it can be difficult to find a good fit among the wide range of fitness journeys, challenges and projects.…


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