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WEBINAR FOR ENTREPRENEURS: Maximize CARES Act Access & Choose the Right Emergency Loan Program April 3rd

WEBINAR FOR ENTREPRENEURS: Maximize CARES Act Access & Choose the Right Emergency Loan Program April 3rd

For One Community affiliated businesses and clients of Pinellas County Urban League, Tampa Bay Black Business Investment Corp. (BBIC), Florida SBDC at Pinellas County, St. Petersburg Greenhouse, as...

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France returns historical sword stolen in the 19th century back to Senegal

November 20, 2019 - From CNN

As part of its commitment to return artifacts stolen during colonial times, France is returning a sword that belonged to a 19th century Islamic scholar and ruler in... Read more

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Over 80 Members Of Congress To Stephen Miller: Resign From White House Now

November 20, 2019 - From Huffpost
Over 80 members of the House of Representatives have now called on White House senior adviser Stephen Miller to resign after leaked emails published this week... Read more

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Social activities at Syracuse University fraternities suspended following racist incidents

November 19, 2019 - From CNN

All social activities of fraternities at Syracuse University have been suspended for the rest of the fall semester following the latest in a string of incidents... Read more

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For the First Time in Brazil, Blacks are the Majority in Public Universities

November 18, 2019 - From Riotimesonline
In 2018, for the first time, black students (black or mulatto) constituted a majority - 50.3 percent - of all students enrolled in Brazil's public higher... Read more

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Shea Moisture Founder Buys Essence Magazine, Returns to 100 Percent Black Ownership

November 18, 2019 - From Hollywoodreporter
Essence magazine is back under 100-percent black ownership. 
Essence Communications announced Thursday that it was acquired from Time Inc. by... Read more

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Black-owned Developer Gets Nod for $41 Million South Madison Project

November 16, 2019 - From Madison365
City of Madison staff has recommended that Milwaukee-based Rule Enterprises, owned by developer and entrepreneur Brandon Rule, be awarded the contract to... Read more

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Wrongfully convicted Cleveland man, jailed for 23 years, awarded $1.3 million

November 16, 2019 - From TheGrio
A Cleveland man has finally reached a $1.3 million settlement against Cuyahoga County and the city itself for compensation after his 23-year-old murder conviction... Read more

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Mo’Nique hits Netflix with a lawsuit for race and gender discrimination

November 15, 2019 - From TheGrio
Oscar-winning actress and comedian, Mo’Nique is not done with her beef with Netflix and has filed a 39-page lawsuit against the streaming company over pay... Read more

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St. Pete assistant chief among finalists for Tallahassee’s top cop

November 13, 2019 - From TampaBay
St. Petersburg police Assistant Chief Antonio Gilliam is one of three finalists for a vacant chief position in Tallahassee.
Gilliam, who started his career with... Read more

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‘We’re Self-Interested’: The Growing Identity Debate in Black America

November 13, 2019 - From NYTimes
Why a movement that claims to support the American descendants of slavery is being promoted by conservatives and attacked on the left.
In Hollywood, Harriet... Read more