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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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Let's celebrate Tallahassee's past to change the future

January 22, 2020 From CNN
Florida is my father's chosen state. He often jokes that he came to Tallahassee to attend FAMU (Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University) Law School in 1960 after... Read more

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Move 9 member Delbert Orr Africa freed after 42 years in prison

January 21, 2020 From TheGuardian
One of the great open wounds of the 1970s black liberation struggle came closer to being healed on Saturday with the release of Delbert Orr Africa, a member of... Read more

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Oprah Winfrey admits Russell Simmons pressured her over sexual abuse film

January 21, 2020 From TheGuardian 
Oprah Winfrey has said the rap mogul Russell Simmons attempted to pressure her over her involvement with a documentary in which several women detail alleged... Read more

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Getting the Last Laugh, Mo’Nique Finally Has Another Stand Up Comedy Special

January 21, 2020 From TheRoot 
To the chagrin of the many detractors who continue to write her off, Mo’Nique has rebounded in a big way.
The Academy Award, Golden Globe and NAACP Image... Read more

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Commercial pilot charged after allegedly writing racist graffiti on bathroom wall

January 21, 2020 From CNN

A commercial pilot has been charged with criminal mischief after allegedly writing racist and pro-Trump graffiti at the Tallahassee, Florida, airport, court documents... Read more

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Comme des Garçons criticized for cultural appropriation for using lace front cornrow wigs

January 21, 2020 From CNN

Major Japanese fashion label Comme des Garçons has always pushed boundaries. But this time, they may have gone too far.

The brand showcased its men's... Read more

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Bloomberg proposes multi-billion-dollar initiative to provide economic justice for black Americans in Tulsa speech

January 21, 2020 From NYdailynews 

Mike Bloomberg took to the site of historic race riots in Tulsa, Okla., on Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend to propose sweeping plans to redress the... Read more

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Two Black executives file lawsuit against McDonald’s alleging racial discrimination

January 10, 2020 - TheGrio
Two Black McDonald’s executives have filed a lawsuit against the Chicago-based, fast food chain claiming they were discriminated against and passed over for... Read more

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See Octavia Spencer As Madam C.J. Walker In First Look At Netflix’s Limited Series

January 6, 2020 HuffPost

The first look at Netflix’s upcoming limited series about legendary philanthropist and hair-care entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker has... Read more

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Schaston Hodge, black man killed by white Texas troopers, was shot 16 times

January 6, 2020 - TheGuardian
The autopsy report of a man who was shot dead by two state troopers after a traffic stop in Dallas shows he had 16 gunshot wounds, including shots to the head, front... Read more

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