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NAACP To Host 106th Annual National Convention In Philadelphia

Social justice leaders convene in Philadelphia to discuss pressing issues

“Our lives, our votes, our jobs and our schools matter” – Cornell William Brooks, NAACP…

By Michael Tolbert

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The Weekend Update: June 15th

Rachel Dolezal resigned, and Arianna Alexander dominated the classroom

“It is with complete allegiance to the cause of racial and social justice and…

By Michael Tolbert

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Wine List: 5 Must-Visit Wineries to Visit This Spring

Here is a round up of some of the top places visit this spring

Considering spring season brings fairly comfortable temperatures around the region, here’s a look at some…

By Kandia Johnson

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U.S. Anti-Terroist Regulations Cut Money Transfers to Somalia

Somali families suffer amid U.S. regulations

A U.S. attempt to control terrorists has led to a dilemma among Somali families. “Regulations intended…

By Essence Gant

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Redskins Trademark Canceled

Washington Redskins Face Largest Home Game Protest Over Name And Mascot

More than 100 people came out to protest the team

At the last home game of the season for the Washington Redskins, more than 100…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Congressional Black Caucus Pens Letter To Artur Davis

Democrat turned Republican politician is in the hot seat

Democrat turned Republican politician is in the hot seat

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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America’s Call To Service

Obama's vision of willingness inspires me to volunteer again.

I believe we all, in our small ways, have the power to impact others around…

By Annya M. Lott

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