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Roc Nation, NFL Reportedly Backing Nonprofit Now Under Fire For Locs-Cutting Posts

September 10, 2019

The NFL, Roc Nation and a lesser known Chicago nonprofit organization have received swift scrutiny after old tweets and photos from the nonprofit resurfaced this... Read more

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A historically black college is offering displaced University of Bahamas students a free semester

September 10, 2019

A historically black university is stepping up to help students in the Bahamas who are affected by Hurricane Dorian.

Hampton University announced Thursday it would be... Read more

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Hurricane Dorian: Who is helping in the relief effort?

September 10, 2019
As Hurricane Dorian moves from away from the Bahamas, efforts to clear up the devastation it has left behind are now underway.
About 13,000 properties were severely damaged or... Read more

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Dozens arrested in South Africa as looting rocks Johannesburg

September 4, 2019
Dozens of people have been arrested in the South African city of Johannesburg after rioters looted shops and torched buildings and vehicles.
Police fired tear gas, rubber... Read more

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Floridians send aid to Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian heads for Carolinas

September 4, 2019
The monster storm Hurricane Dorian was just under 100 miles off Daytona Beach in north-eastern Florida on Wednesday morning as people in the state and elsewhere began donating... Read more

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Tyler Perry lived on this street before he was homeless. A nearby highway sign now bears his name

September 2, 2019

Tyler Perry is a mega-millionaire now, but he hasn't forgotten where he came from.

The Atlanta filmmaker was driving to work this week when he noticed a sign on Georgia... Read more

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WAKE UP: Donald Trump’s DOJ and Comcast are dismantling Black people’s Civil Rights

September 2, 2019
The history of the development of Black-owned business enterprises in America is complicated.
The literal shackles of slavery and the persistent presence of virtual shackles of... Read more

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White News Anchor Keeps Job After Comparing Black Co-Anchor to a Gorilla: ‘He Kinda Looks Like You’

August 30, 2019
In the long list of things to never say to a black person, right before, “No, you can’t have more napkins” you’ll find comparing us to a primate right up... Read more

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Opinion: FBI fraud busts dent Nigeria's global reputation

August 30, 2019

The FBI's dramatic arrest and indictment of 80 mostly Nigerian cybercriminals in California last week made headlines globally. Closer to home, it has prompted concerns among... Read more

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St. Pete business leader brings local perspective to Republic Bank board

August 24, 2019
When David Feaster, the newly retired Florida market president of Republic Bank, joined the bank’s board of directors earlier this month, it was a unique opportunity for St.... Read more

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