News

Students and alumni take to social media to protest Howard University

September 3, 2015 - Howard University students and alumni took their frustration public — and viral — Wednesday, with a gush of complaints on social media about problems at the iconic historically black university in Washington, D.C.  Read more at washingtonpost.com.

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You May Not Know These Black Millennials, But They're Helping Detroit Make Its Comeback

September 3, 2015 - Stories of Detroit's revival have continually left out the black residents working to improve the city they've called home for decades.

Young black Detroiters have chosen to stay in the majority African-American city or have returned from other places to take part in revitalization efforts -- they’re working in the large organizations and foundations steering the ship, starting the new businesses, educating the generation following them, participating in the vibrant art scene and drinking the pour-over coffees. But their contributions go largely unmentioned.  Read more at huffingtonpost.com.

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Roland Martin: Bill O’Reilly Should 'Shut The Hell Up' About #BlackLivesMatter

September 3, 2015 -  Fox News has been branding the Black Lives Matter movement as a "hate group" and a "murder movement" -- and TV One's Roland Martin isn't having it.

The host lashed out at Bill O'Reilly, who on Monday called the Black Lives Matter movement a hate group and promised to put them "out of business."  Read more at huffingtonpost.com.

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Events

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Tampa Bay Theatre Festival

From: Friday, September 4, 2015
To: Sunday, September 6, 2015

Location: 1010 N.W.C. Macinnes Place in Tampa

Come join us and Celebrity Harry Lennix from the hit TV show The Blacklist, and movies such as Ray w/Jamie Foxx, Superman: The Man of Steel, The Matrix and many more to his credit. The weekend will be filled with shows, workshops, parties, and even an open mic party to show off your singing, spoken word poetry, comedy, or whatever you see fit!  Learn more here.

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Chris Brown

Friday, September 4, 2015

Location: 4802 US- 301 in Tampa

Contact: phone: (813) 740-2446 | website: www.midfloridacreditunionamphitheatre.com

Chris Brown is promising concertgoers a night to remember with his latest tour.  Chris' "One Hell of a Nite" tour will feature hit-making artists Kid Ink, Omarion, Fetty Wap and Teyana Taylor. The tour hits Tampa at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre on Friday, September 4th!




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Hour Confessions

Friday, September 4, 2015

Location: 1010 N.W.C. Macinnes Place in Tampa

Five men from different walks of life meet weekly to discuss the many issues of life and boy do they let loose. Join them as they take you on a nonstop, comical adventure that will have you laughing from beginning to end with their “no holds barred” approach as they tackle issues such as money, sex, dating, politics, and religion. No topic is off limits with these guys. What happens within this hour, stays within this hour. Well, it’s supposed to anyways.  To learn more read here.

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