We Need Literacy Warriors like Kizzy in the Black Community Today
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We Need Literacy Warriors like Kizzy in the Black Community Today

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Dictionary defines warriors as “a person who fights…

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Why We Must Never Forget Our Roots
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Why We Must Never Forget Our Roots

By Marian Wright Edelman (President of the Children’s Defense Fund) “So Dad has joined the…

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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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Forest Whitaker, Anika Noni Rose Join ‘Roots’ Remake Cast
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Forest Whitaker, Anika Noni Rose Join ‘Roots’ Remake Cast

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forest Whitaker and Anika Noni Rose are joining the cast…

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Laurence Fishburne to Star in ‘Roots’ Miniseries Remake
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Laurence Fishburne to Star in ‘Roots’ Miniseries Remake

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Laurence Fishburne is joining the “Roots” miniseries remake. A&E Networks said…

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History Network in Deal to Remake ‘Roots’
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History Network in Deal to Remake ‘Roots’

NEW YORK (AP) — A remake of the groundbreaking television miniseries “Roots” is in the…

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