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  1. How to hook up tech sector with diverse talentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | District Administration

    ... of more reports, illustrating a dismal situation needing attention. Tech companies need more workers, and African-American and Latino communities need more work. Silicon Valley has an insatiable demand for genius. Communities of color have an ...

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  2. Moorland-Spingarn Announces Summer Faculty Scholars and Travel-to-Collections GrantsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Moorland-Spingarn. They are intended to promote scholarship on important questions pertaining to African, African-American, and African Diasporan history and culture based on the unique holdings of the MSRC. The faculty awardees will spend a ...

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  3. The Secret War On Black RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WCOH-AM Newnan

    ... here something else at play? According to former Republican National Committee Chair Michael Steele, who is African-American, the media do not seem particularly interested in covering perceived racial slights when the victim is a black conservative.

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  4. Who's the racist now?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Canadian Content

    Major union drops donations to United Negro College Fund. There really is no one more compassionate on the planet than liberal progressive socialists.

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  5. Re: Top Moments In Black History: Chrysler Designer Ralph Gilles Continues Corporate AscentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOne

    This Black History Month, NewsOne takes a look back at the top African-American moments from 2000 to 2012.

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  6. Susan Rambo I agree with you, Chipmonk. Well said -- you have to...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EETimes

    I agree with you, Chipmonk. Well said -- you have to consider the history. Also it's important to get as many talented kids exposed to math and science.

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  7. Hillary Clinton's book sales barely edging out Ben Carson'sRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... feet away from him. Ever since, conservatives starved for diversity have been building the case for the African-American doctor as a grassroots option for a 2016 White House bid, going so far as to mount a "Draft Ben Carson" movement. As for ...

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  8. School fight: Inside Asbury ed board's dysfunctionSchool fight:...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

    ... year, 98 percent were black or Hispanic. Black activists here, along with Simmons, believe that only an African-American can solve the problems in a school district like Asbury Park in a 1.4 square-mile city of 16,000 that is 64 percent minority. ...

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  9. Confederate Battle Flags Removed From Virginia University ChapelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC Miami

    ... the venue as the appropriate place for an artifact. The decision comes three months after a group of African-American law students -- who refer to themselves simply as the Committee -- called on administrators to make amends for the school's ...

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  10. Man who accused Cochran campaign of vote-buying changes storyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UPI

    A Mississippi man who accused the Thad Cochran campaign of paying African-Americans to vote for the senator in his primary runoff last month is walking back his story.

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  11. Liberal columnist calls out the 'secret war on black Republicans'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hot Air

    ... Tom. The columnist noted that Thompson's defense, that he could use that language because he, too, is an African-American, seemed to have put that controversy to bed. It is an interesting piece, thoroughly reported, and worth the read . Goff is no ...

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  12. Side Streets readers grant Peggy Shivers' birthday wishRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... by and about African-Americans for the Pikes Peak Library District. The fund led to creation of the Shivers African-American Historical and Cultural Collection with an inventory exceeding 1,000 and an endowment of $100,000 or so. The collection ...

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  13. More theatre reviews and previewsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Financial Times

    ... playwright Lynn Nottage drawn from experiences in her own family. The drama focuses on Esther Mills, an African-American woman living in New York in the early 20th century and supporting herself by working as a seamstress. She hopes to save enough ...

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  14. Overtown Music & Arts Festival: 'This Big Annual Event Will Expand Like Calle Ocho'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    Among the great American capitals of black culture, the Magic City has always been a beacon of music, art, and hope.

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  15. Florida redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    I'M ASHLEY MITCHEM THAT'S YOUR KEITH PIERSON TOYOTA TIMESAVER TRAFFIC. 7:14, A FLORIDA CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE IS ORDERING THE STATE LEGISLATURE TO REDRAW CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS.

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  16. Government Worker’s Union Ends Ties with United Negro College Fund after Koch GiftRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Free Republic

    After the United Negro College Fund accepted a $25 million grant from Koch Brothers, Inc and the Charles Koch Foundation, The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees sent a letter to the United Negro College Fund yesterday ending their relationship.

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  17. Little Argus: July 11Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    Cave swallow banding will take place Friday, July 11. Participants are asked to meet at the top of the amphitheater at 5 p.m. Baby birds have been trapped the past two trips, so more are expected this week.

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  18. The 20 Greatest MLB All-Star Game Moments of All TimeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... to hit While Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier in 1947, it would take another two years before African-American ballplayers were represented in the All-Star Game. When the time did finally arrive, it was fittingly a trio of Brooklyn ...

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  19. Metformin More Effective in African-AmericansRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Diabetes Self Management

    The oral medicine metformin is more effective at controlling blood glucose levels in African-Americans than in whites, according to new research published in The Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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  20. Mississippi Senior Inspires Debate with TIME Open Letter: 'Dear White ...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Towleroad

    TIME Magazine contributor, and current University of Mississippi senior, Sierra Mannie has penned an open letter to the white, male members of the gay community concerning what she feels is the widespread appropriation of black female culture: "Maybe, for some of you, it's a presumed mutual appreciation for BeyoncA and weaves that has you ... (more)

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