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  1. Letter: Vote for the one with our interests at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Daily Reporter

    We cannot become cynical or indifferent about what is happening around us. The combined numbers of Christians voting would change the course of history and steer this nation in a godly direction.

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  2. Cuba's Dr. Oscar Elias Biscet: A Cuban doctor who remains...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    When awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by George W. Bush in 2007, A'scar ElA as Biscet had a scheduling conflict, being in a Cuban prison. At the White House ceremony, Bush called him a "dangerous man .?.?.

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  3. Mound Bayou honors Katie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bolivar Commercial

    Mound Bayou will celebrate "Katie Hall Day" on July 9 in conjunction with its Annual Founder's Day Ceremonies, which will be held July 8-10. Former United States Representative Katie Beatrice Green Hall, representing Gary, IN, and surrounding communities in the 97th and 98th United States Congress, was born six miles east of Mound Bayou in the rural area on April 3, 1938.

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  4. Celebrity photographer Bill Jones dies at 81; captured black...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Bill Jones , a prominent celebrity photographer who chronicled the rise of black Hollywood at a time when mainstream publications often overlooked black entertainers, has died. He was 81. Jones died June 25 in his South Los Angeles home surrounded by family and friends, according to his granddaughter Latoya Jones.

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  5. Calendar of Events - July 2016Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Editor's Note: All programs are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Visitors should be prepared for a security check upon entrance to the museum.

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  6. BET Awards: How Remy Ma gave an eye-popping cleavageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Remy Ma who is featured in one of the hottest rap singles right now alongside Fat Joe and French Montana, recently gave an eye-popping cleavage display at the 2016 BET awards. It's impossible to have a conversation about pop in 2016 without BeyoncA coming up, and the BET Awards honoured this fact by having her and her phalanx of dancers get into formation while excerpts from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech opened the show.

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  7. A Cuban doctor who moves historyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    This file photo shows Oscar Elias Biscet at a press conference in Havana, Cuba in 1999. Unexpectedly, Biscet was allowed by the Cuban regime to travel to the Bush Institute in Dallas and finally receive the award from George W. Bush.

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  8. Smith makes Grand return with sardonic ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    E.B. Smith, who starred as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in The Mountaintop last year at the Grand Theatre, returns to perform in Art this season. The Stratford based, American born actor who starred in The Mountaintop last February at The Grand Theatre is returning to star in the Tony award-winning comedy Art.

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  9. Six glaring Oscar snubs the changing academy might have avoidedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Time machines exist in many realms, but unfortunately the Hollywood awards show isn't one of them. If it were, perhaps Seth MacFarlane's Oscars opening numbe r might have gone differently.

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  10. Donald A. Jelinek, 1934-2106Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Don Jelinek died peacefully in his Berkeley home on June 24, 2016, at age 82. He had wanted his gravestone to read: " He was SNCC." Don was a lawyer who spent the years 1965 - 1968 in Mississippi and Alabama during the civil rights movement.

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  11. Meet the American white supremacist who thinks Brexit is the best...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... holds up a Confederate flag outside the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, where Martin Luther King, Jr planned the Montgomery bus boycott There was a grim inevitability to the violence that broke out on the steps of the California ...

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  12. Michael Gerson: A Cuban doctor who moves historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Janesville Gazette

    When awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by George W. Bush in 2007, Dr. Oscar Biscet had a scheduling conflict, being in a Cuban prison. At the White House ceremony, Bush called him a "dangerous man in the same way that Martin Luther King Jr. and Gandhi were dangerous."

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  13. A"scar Biscet, a Cuban doctor who remains defiantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Cuban dissident Oscar Elias Biscet looks at his wife, Elsa Morejon, a few minutes after he was released from jail in March 2011. When awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by George W. Bush in 2007, A'scar ElA as Biscet had a scheduling conflict, being in a Cuban prison.

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  14. Here's what the inside of O4W's new natatorium will probably look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    SQUINT: Under the most recent plan, the square shape on the right is a pool with four lap lanes and a "zero-entry" spot for new and older swimmers. Some Old Fourth Ward residents just want better information about the city's plans for the new Martin Luther King Jr. Natatorium.

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  15. The Religious Ideology of White SupremacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    The Dems are fighting it out: economy, war, Palestine, student loans - we get the details on the party platform. PLUS: a brilliant and powerful new personal history of the AIDs epidemic in SF, from the beginnings.

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  16. I served my country for 20 years. Now I'm ready to serve my community: Deneen L.M. DiggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PennLive.com

    When I was chosen as the Salutatorian for the Martin Luther King Leadership Development Institute, Class of 2016, I was both touched and honored. The first is a quotation by the Rev.

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  17. Bernie Sanders: a oeThe fat lady hasna t sung yetaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    According to the Associated Press , Hillary Clinton is the presumable democratic party nominee in the 2016 presidential election although Sanders has not yet thrown in the towel. For starters, if you look at the data it is evident that the margin of pledged delegates between Clinton and Sanders is quite small, 2,220:1,879.

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  18. Drive Out Hate billboards push message of loveRead the original story

    Thursday | Http

    A grassroots organizer in southeastern Tennessee has launched a positive billboard campaign less than a week after an independent candidate for Congress posted a campaign sign in Polk County that says "Make America White Again."

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  19. Sarah Paulson: Playing Marcia Clark 'changed everything'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Fear and responsibility are what drove Sarah Paulson to join the critically acclaimed FX series The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story .

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  20. Remarks by President Obama in Address to the Parliament of CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The White House

    PRESIDENT OBAMA: Thank you so much. Thank you. Thank you, everybody. Thank you so much.

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