WATCH: Female Muslim Hip-Hop Dancers Smash Stereotypes
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WATCH: Female Muslim Hip-Hop Dancers Smash Stereotypes

[AJ+] Amirah Sackett and her female Muslim dance group, We’re Muslim Don’t Panic, spread their…

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Ask Alma: My Friend Invites Her Mother Everywhere We Go
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Ask Alma: My Friend Invites Her Mother Everywhere We Go

By Alma Gill (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Dear Alma, My friend of over 15 years…

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Black Founders Praise Chase’s $100 Million Investment in Detroit Businesses
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Black Founders Praise Chase’s $100 Million Investment in Detroit Businesses

[BLACKENTERPRISE.COM] Detroit leaders and organizations are working with JPMorgan Chase to deploy the bank’s $100…

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Killing Dylann Roof Won’t Kill White Supremacy
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Killing Dylann Roof Won’t Kill White Supremacy

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Dylann Roof, the unrepentant racist who killed nine…

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America’s Crumbling Infrastructure Is a Clear and Present Danger
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America’s Crumbling Infrastructure Is a Clear and Present Danger

By Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. (Founder and President of Rainbow PUSH Coalition) America is literally…

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Cop Killings Bear Strange Fruit for the Families of Black Victims
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Cop Killings Bear Strange Fruit for the Families of Black Victims

By Jeffrey L. Boney (NNPA News Wire Columnist) I’m about to be extremely facetious! We’re…

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“Roots” Remake Targets Younger Audience
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“Roots” Remake Targets Younger Audience

By Freddie Allen (NNPA News Wire National News Editor) Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose…

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Judith Jamison, Maurice Hines Honored at 34th annual Fred and Adele Astaire Awards
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Judith Jamison, Maurice Hines Honored at 34th annual Fred and Adele Astaire Awards

By Joan H. Allen (Associate Publisher, Daily Challenge) The Fred and Adele Astaire Awards, which…

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Former Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts Dies at 50
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Former Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts Dies at 50

[THEROOT.COM] Cassandra Quin Butts, the former Deputy White House Counsel and nominee to the Ambassadorship…

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To Be Equal: 5 Things You Need to Know about Vernon Jordan, the “Rosa Parks of Wall Street”
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To Be Equal: 5 Things You Need to Know about Vernon Jordan, the “Rosa Parks of Wall Street”

By Marc Morial (President and CEO of the National Urban League) “Don’t just give us…

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