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The Woodson's Toy Drive Collections: Toys will be accepted November 9th - December 14th

The Woodson's Toy Drive will be accepting:
-Dolls & more
Toys will benefit local charities  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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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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Orlando Florida Fusion Fest Thanksgiving weekend Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, 2019

Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, 2019
FusionFest is coming back to downtown Orlando on Thanksgiving weekend. Come share a smile and your heritage and “you may discover just... 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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Visions of the Black Experience

Dec 5 at 6 PM – Dec 7 at 10 PM

A cinematic showcase of films that celebrate the African-American experience.


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Al Rucker Airs on WUIM 99.1 FM

The Al Rucker Show is going to Saint Petersburg, Florida! Be sure to tune in every Saturday from 8-10am!
Visit www.facebook.com/events for more information.  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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Suncoast Tiger Bay - Coming Together

Presentation will be broadcast through a live video conference with the opportunity to submit questions to the Q&A after the moderated discussion.
Garin Flowers - Emmy-nominated... Read more


'LeBron stands for money': Hong Kong protesters burn James jerseys

October 16, 2019
Protestors in Hong Kong have burned LeBron James jerseys after the NBA star said that freedom of speech can lead to “a lot of negative”.
James made his comments after... Read more