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‘Read Where You Are’ Campaign Encourages Young People to Enjoy Reading

'Read Where You Are' encourages reading across the nation

“Read Where You Are” encourages reading across the nation.

By Kandia Johnson

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Willow Smith Drops Words of Wisdom During ‘I-D Magazine’ Shoot

Teen talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation

Willow Smith talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation.

By Brittany Dandy

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On-Campus Smoothie Truck Business on Track for $1 Million

Keon Davis shares four pieces of advice to aspiring entrepreneurs

How one entrepreneur is cashing in on the tastebuds of college students, with an innovative…

By Gwen Jimmere

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Starbucks-Led Initiative Kicks off Youth Job Fair in Chicago

Job fair expected to serve at least 3,000 pre-registered Chicago youth

Starbucks-led 100,000 Opportunities Initiative kicks off in Chicago with plans to grant thousands of young…

By Courtney Connley

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Does Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Have a #BlackLivesMatter Problem?

Democratic presidential hopeful remains the underdog as he rallies for African American voters

Bernie Sanders is the Democratic underdog when it comes to black voters, and his run-ins…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Today is International Youth Day: Here’s How You Can Get Involved

Youth day events happening around the world

Youth day events happening around the world today, on August 13.

By Kandia Johnson

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Hillary Clinton’s Student No-Loan Plan Will Hold Schools Accountable

Plan would also reduce student borrowing

Seeking to hold schools accountable and reduce student borrowing, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton proposes a…

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Script Writing 101: Empire Staff Writers Offer Tips on How to Make it in the Industry

JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice for young writers looking to break into television

Empire staff writers JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice to young writers looking to…

By Courtney Connley

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NFL’s Ryan Broyles: A Million-Dollar Man Living on $60,000 Budget

Detroit Lions wide receiver advocating for financial fitness for peers and youth

Ryan Broyles of the Detroit Lions seeks to change league pattern of baller bankruptcy with…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Young Girls Design an App and Win Black Girls Code Hackathon

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an app to support their studies

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an…

By Kandia Johnson

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Reviving Black History: New Virtual Project Gives Archive a Makeover

Freedmen's Bureau Project will make millions of records of freed slaves available to the public

Freedmen’s Bureau Project will make thousands of records of freed slaves readily available to the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Yandy Smith Hosts 3rd Annual Everything Girls Love Empowerment Weekend in NYC

Everything Girls Love, Women's Empowerment Weekend taking place in New York City August 7 - 9

Yandy Smith Women’s Empowerment Weekend takes place in New York City August 7 – 9.

By Kandia Johnson

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iSTEM Project at Morehouse College

Program exposes middle schoolers to STEM

The iSTEM project at Morehouse College offers middle schoolers a STEM program that comprises a…

By Robin White Goode

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The Hon. Lauren Lake, host of Paternity Court

5 Legal Matters Prospective Parents May Want to Consider

Lauren Lake, of Paternity Court, talks financial planning for new families

Lauren Lake of ‘Paternity Court,’ shares five legal matters that prospective parents may want to…

By Brittany Dandy

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Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act: How the Legislation Impacts Young Minorities Today

President Obama and civil rights leaders shining light on importance of restoring provision of the act to protect minorities

Activists are calling for expansion of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and President Obama…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Awakening the Genius Inside of You

Entrepreneur coach Asa Leveaux helps you get the best out of yourself

Entrepreneur coach Asa Leveaux helps you tap into your inner genius and get the best…

By Marquita Miller

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The NFL’s Seattle Seahawks and Kansas City Chiefs Made Some Big Moves

LaVance Taylor and Russell Wilson sign contracts ahead of training camp

LaVance Taylor and Russell Wilson sign contracts ahead of training camp.

By Michael Tolbert

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Generation Soweto

New Documentary to Explore South Africa’s Political and Social Climate From the Perspective of Four Millennials

'Generation Soweto' takes a look at South Africa's job market, technology, cost of living and more

‘Generation Soweto’ explores youth culture in Johannesburg and Cape Town through the eyes of four…

By Courtney Connley

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Tech Company Takes Bold Approach to College Education

CEO of BOLD Guidance, Nichelle McCall, talks her tool to help students and parents navigate the admissions process

CEO of Bold Guidance, Nichelle McCall, talks her tech tool to help students and parents…

By Brittany Dandy

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The Rise of Female Coaches in Men’s Sports

Becky Hammon and Jen Welter are making history in the NFL and NBA.

Similar to Hammon, Welter’s accomplishments on and off the field to this point definitely make…

By Michael Tolbert

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