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RFP# 2024-12 Environmental Assessment Consultant

RFP# 2024-12 Environmental Assessment Consultant

The MTA will issue a Request For Proposal on May 2, 2024 to procure a profession...

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Invitation for Bid: IFB – 2024-05 Installation of Bus Shelters and Concrete Pads

Invitation for Bid: IFB – 2024-05 Installation of Bus S...

The Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) is soliciting bids from qualified compan...

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Man found shot in Flint dies Wednesday

Man found shot in Flint dies Wednesday

At approximately 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, a Black man in his 40s was located ...

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‘Ten Years of Injustice—Delayed & Diluted A Call for Immediate Action in the Flint Water Crisis Settlement’ by Hill Harper

‘Ten Years of Injustice—Delayed & Diluted A Call for Im...

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do ...

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‘How do we get a seat in the Big Tent Party?’ by Mayor Sheldon Neeley

‘How do we get a seat in the Big Tent Party?’ by Mayor ...

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do ...

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Celebrating five years: Moving Flint Forward grants $205,000 to 24 small businesses

Celebrating five years: Moving Flint Forward grants $20...

Featured photo: Moving Flint Forward fifth cohort with event speakers (FLINT, Mi...

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Improving Indiana’s Black mortality rate one delivery at a time

Improving Indiana’s Black mortality rate one delivery a...

Indiana currently has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the United ...

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Breaking barriers for African Americans in golf

Breaking barriers for African Americans in golf

On any given day you can find Mark A. Nance at the PXG (Parsons Xtreme Golf) Ind...

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REVIEW: ‘The King and I,’ a trip down memory lane

REVIEW: ‘The King and I,’ a trip down memory lane

Beef & Boards dinner Theatre presents “The King and I” through May 19.  Rodgers ...

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National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day: What to know before visiting an animal shelter

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day: What to know before v...

Are you looking to add a new (four-legged) member to the family? This just might...

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Indiana low-income solar programs get more than $117 million in federal funding

Indiana low-income solar programs get more than $117 mi...

New federal funding will allow for the development of low-income solar programs ...

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Increasing health equity in Indiana

Increasing health equity in Indiana

As Indiana showers bloom into spring, so too does the national spotlight on heal...

Milwaukee Times Digital Edition Issue December 28, 2023

Milwaukee Times Digital Edition Issue December 28, 2023

Click on the cover page image below to view or download the full paper PDF

This Week In Black History – December 28, 2023

This Week In Black History – December 28, 2023

December 28, 1905 – Earl “Fatha” Hines, “Father of Modern Jazz Piano”, born. Dec...

Kappa League members receive school supply gift cards

Kappa League members receive school supply gift cards

On Sunday, December 3, 2023, The Milwaukee Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fra...

Our Daily Bread hosts a ‘Family Holiday Gathering’

Our Daily Bread hosts a ‘Family Holiday Gathering’

Six-year-old Naleighyna Craney (center) and her uncle Deshawn Grandberry (left),...

Time for action: White House needs to end delay, move forward with Ban on Menthol

Time for action: White House needs to end delay, move f...

The tobacco industry decades ago launched a devastating campaign to target the b...

North Central Service Club visits Matthews of Glendale Assisted Living

North Central Service Club visits Matthews of Glendale ...

On Friday, December 22, 2023, North Central Service Club (NCSC) members (from le...

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Kamala Harris hosts exclusive in-person interview with the Courier

Kamala Harris hosts exclusive in-person interview with ...

VICE PRESIDENT KAMALA HARRIS SPEAKS WITH COURIER EDITOR AND PUBLISHER ROD DOSS,...

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Vice President Kamala Harris Visits Grand Rapids for her ‘Fight for Reproductive Freedoms’ Tour

Vice President Kamala Harris Visits Grand Rapids for he...

The stark reality that Black women face the most dire outcomes in pregnancy-rel...

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Fox News Host Suggests Trump Will Win Over Black Voters With New Sneakers

Fox News Host Suggests Trump Will Win Over Black Voters...

Photo: Getty Images A Fox News host is facing backlash for suggesting that form...

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With Beyoncé’s foray into country music, the genre is finally breaking free from the stereotypes that have long dogged it

With Beyoncé’s foray into country music, the genre is f...

Beyoncé and her husband, Jay-Z, at the 66th Grammy Awards on Feb. 4, 2024, in L...

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Dolton Trustees Approve Resolution for Federal Investigation of Mayor Tiffany Henyard

Dolton Trustees Approve Resolution for Federal Investig...

Dolton trustees approved a resolution calling for a federal investigation into ...

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Black Student’s Suspension Over Locs Doesn’t Violate CROWN Act, Judge Rules

Black Student’s Suspension Over Locs Doesn’t Violate CR...

Photo courtesy of Darresha George A judge has ruled that a Black student’s susp...

OMG Studios: a cutting-edge addition to the Twin Cities recording scene

OMG Studios: a cutting-edge addition to the Twin Cities...

OMG Studios, a new recording studio and innovation lab, opened its doors in the ...

Fortifying heart health within our Black communities 

Heart disease is the number-one killer of women and disproportionately affects B...

Who’s the real all-time top scorer in women’s college b...

Caitlin Clark set a new NCAA scoring record, but Pearl Moore still is the all-ti...

Why are the poor still with us?

Why are the poor still with us?

Why does so much poverty persist in the U.S., the richest country in the world? ...

Are court-ordered commitments the answer to curbing crime? 

Are court-ordered commitments the answer to curbing cri...

The recent killing of a Loring Park shopkeeper by someone who was once civilly c...

Minneapolis’ Great River Landing: A place for men to re-enter society

Minneapolis’ Great River Landing: A place for men to re...

Great River Landing, a 72-unit transitional housing project for those who are fo...

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RFP# 2024-12 Environmental Assessment Consultant

RFP# 2024-12 Environmental Assessment Consultant

The MTA will issue a Request For Proposal on May 2, 2024 to procure a profession...

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Invitation for Bid: IFB – 2024-05 Installation of Bus Shelters and Concrete Pads

Invitation for Bid: IFB – 2024-05 Installation of Bus S...

The Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) is soliciting bids from qualified compan...

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Man found shot in Flint dies Wednesday

Man found shot in Flint dies Wednesday

At approximately 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, a Black man in his 40s was located ...

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‘Ten Years of Injustice—Delayed & Diluted A Call for Immediate Action in the Flint Water Crisis Settlement’ by Hill Harper

‘Ten Years of Injustice—Delayed & Diluted A Call for Im...

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do ...

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‘How do we get a seat in the Big Tent Party?’ by Mayor Sheldon Neeley

‘How do we get a seat in the Big Tent Party?’ by Mayor ...

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do ...

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Celebrating five years: Moving Flint Forward grants $205,000 to 24 small businesses

Celebrating five years: Moving Flint Forward grants $20...

Featured photo: Moving Flint Forward fifth cohort with event speakers (FLINT, Mi...

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Justice Horn gives KCPD more power by pushing City Council to get tougher on hate crimes

Justice Horn gives KCPD more power by pushing City Coun...

Heralded as a bold step against LGBTQ+ hate, Justice Horn and City Council reinv...

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Over 100 people shut down Country Club Plaza streets Saturday afternoon demanding Better Buses for KC; urgent climate action

Over 100 people shut down Country Club Plaza streets Sa...

On Saturday April 20, community organization Sunrise Movement KC held a mass ral...

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Lee’s Summit Racism Scandal: White Kid Spews Hate Speech & Faces No Accountability Because Mom Is On School Board

Lee’s Summit Racism Scandal: White Kid Spews Hate Speec...

The Kansas City Defender's investigation into racist hate speech by a school boa...

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Racism Scandal Fallout: Summit Christian Academy President’s Response Exemplifies Everything Wrong with the School

Racism Scandal Fallout: Summit Christian Academy Presid...

Amidst the scandal at Summit Christian Academy, the President's response — minim...

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Denying Essential Healthcare: Missouri’s Republican Controlled Legislature Blocks Medicaid Funds for Planned Parenthood 

Denying Essential Healthcare: Missouri’s Republican Con...

The decision by Missouri lawmakers to block Medicaid funding for Planned Parenth...

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Chester Brewer, “Father” of Mizzou’s Homecoming, is NOT someone we should be celebrating

Chester Brewer, “Father” of Mizzou’s Homecoming, is NOT...

Mizzou's homecoming events wouldn't be possible without Chester Brewer, a former...

What to watch this Christmas 2023

What to watch this Christmas 2023

Christmas is the most popular day to go to the movies in North America, and the...

Kings Island’s Winterfest: A holiday celebration with 7 million lights

Kings Island’s Winterfest: A holiday celebration with 7...

Kings Island hosted its annual WinterFest celebration, featuring 12 winter wond...

Ice wine: A unique and intensely flavored wine for the holidays

Ice wine: A unique and intensely flavored wine for the ...

Ice wine is a sweet wine produced from grapes frozen on the vine for at least 7...

StriveTogether appoints Paris Woods, Ed.D., first chief program officer

StriveTogether appoints Paris Woods, Ed.D., first chief...

StriveTogether has hired Paris Woods, Ed.D. as its first chief program officer ...

Black men, get moving! And this time, mean it

Black men, get moving! And this time, mean it

Black men are encouraged to take care of their health and take action to addres...

The blunt reality: who really profits from marijuana legalization?

The blunt reality: who really profits from marijuana le...

Ohio has legalized adult-use marijuana, with the passage of Issue 2, but critic...

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Official Hype Man

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Of...

After a May 4 post by the team's captain was brought to his attention, the 65-ye...

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-S...

Philadelphia high school teacher Ondria Glaze was just 36 when she was killed by...

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student newsrooms at ten HBCUs will receive almost $200,000 in additional fundin...

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts  Mother’s IVF Journey, Frozen Embryos Now Legally Considered Children

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts Mother’s IVF Journe...

A Birmingham, Alabama, mother’s process of expanding her family through IVF has ...

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chief Resigns Amid Investigation

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chie...

Finner was revealed to have responded to an email containing the phrase “suspend...

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says Fighting Her Was Crucial To His Success

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says F...

While at the rookie camp for the NFL franchise, he revealed how his competitive ...

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WATCH: With six months left to Election Day, mobilization groups are making sure Black voters don’t check out

WATCH: With six months left to Election Day, mobilizati...

ATLANTA — Georgia has been unofficial headquarters for issues involving Black vo...

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Biden to deliver commencement speech at Atlanta HBCU Morehouse

Biden to deliver commencement speech at Atlanta HBCU Mo...

President Biden will deliver the commencement speech at the Morehouse College co...

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PERSPECTIVE: Remembering late playwright August Wilson on his birthday

PERSPECTIVE: Remembering late playwright August Wilson ...

Playwright August Wilson died of liver cancer on Oct. 2, 2005, in Seattle. He wa...

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SPORTS HISTORY IN BLACK: The NFL Draft and quarterback dreams

SPORTS HISTORY IN BLACK: The NFL Draft and quarterback ...

The quarterback position has been drafted the most times at number one overall i...

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David Dinkins – Trenton’s Own – Dies

David Dinkins – Trenton’s Own – Dies

by Al Alatunji David Dinkins: From Trenton to Harlem And Then First Black Mayor ...

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Official Hype Man

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Of...

After a May 4 post by the team's captain was brought to his attention, the 65-ye...

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-S...

Philadelphia high school teacher Ondria Glaze was just 36 when she was killed by...

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student newsrooms at ten HBCUs will receive almost $200,000 in additional fundin...

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts  Mother’s IVF Journey, Frozen Embryos Now Legally Considered Children

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts Mother’s IVF Journe...

A Birmingham, Alabama, mother’s process of expanding her family through IVF has ...

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chief Resigns Amid Investigation

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chie...

Finner was revealed to have responded to an email containing the phrase “suspend...

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says Fighting Her Was Crucial To His Success

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says F...

While at the rookie camp for the NFL franchise, he revealed how his competitive ...

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Navasha Daya to honor Ella and Duke at Keystone Korner

Navasha Daya to honor Ella and Duke at Keystone Korner

Internationally acclaimed singer Navasha Daya will celebrate her birthday with ...

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Maryland Congress members hold hearing at Bowie State University to advocate for Black entrepreneurs 

Maryland Congress members hold hearing at Bowie State U...

Maryland lawmakers held a field hearing at Bowie State University to discuss th...

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As some lawmakers look to regulate AI fakes, free speech concerns remain

As some lawmakers look to regulate AI fakes, free speec...

FKA twigs urged Congress to ban unauthorized use of AI to replicate her image o...

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FDIC report outlines misogynistic, patriarchal, ‘good ole’ boys’ workplace culture

FDIC report outlines misogynistic, patriarchal, ‘good o...

An independent review of the FDIC's workplace culture found that the agency's c...

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‘Where’s Ronald Greene’s justice?’: 5 years on, feds still silent on Black motorist’s deadly arrest

‘Where’s Ronald Greene’s justice?’: 5 years on, feds st...

The federal investigation into the death of Ronald Greene, who died in a violen...

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Black Airman shot by deputy doted on little sister and aimed to buy mom a house, family says

Black Airman shot by deputy doted on little sister and ...

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Roger Fortson was shot dead by a sheriff's deputy ...

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Good news: midlife health is about more than a waist measurement. Here’s why

Good news: midlife health is about more than a waist me...

Adobe Stock Photo by Rob Newton, Edith Cowan University You’re not in your 20s ...

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A 9-year-old Zelienople boy’s health crisis sheds light on the need for diversity in organ donors

A 9-year-old Zelienople boy’s health crisis sheds light...

Jax Ramirez, 9, shows his glucose levels tracked on a phone app, Monday, March ...

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Open letter from advocates for unhoused people calls on Downtown shelter to stop kicking people out for ‘minor infractions’

Open letter from advocates for unhoused people calls on...

Activist and community organizer Sam Schmidt and Howard Ramsey, currently livin...

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PEABODY HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

PEABODY HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

DJ REESE (PHOTOS BY J.L. MARTELLO) ARTIE PATERSON AND ALPHONSO SLOAN, CLASSES O...

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County police oversight board ready to start, but has yet to probe a case

County police oversight board ready to start, but has y...

Four Independent Police Review Board members — (from left) Richard Garland, Reg...

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The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston to headline New Horizon’s annual fundraising concert

The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston to headline New ...

by Genea L. Webb, For New Pittsburgh Courier For 32 years, New Horizon Theater ...

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Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Minority Funding Op-Ed By J. Byron Brazier

Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Mi...

Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Minority Funding Op-Ed By J...

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Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers; Workplace Ageism

Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers...

Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers; Workplace Ageism The p...

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Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Launches In Chicago

Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Lau...

Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Launches In Chicago The post...

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Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE

Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE

Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE The post Test-Drive: 2024 Range Ro...

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What Do You Need?: How Women of Color Can Take Ownership of Their Careers to Accelerate Their Path to Success

What Do You Need?: How Women of Color Can Take Ownershi...

How Women of Color Can Take Ownership The post What Do You Need?: How Women of ...

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Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes

Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes

Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes The post Stress Reset...

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Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement Following the South Carolina Primary

Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement Following the So...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, Co-Founders of Black Voters Matter issued a st...

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Black Voters Matter Heads To Alabama To Commemorate 59th Anniversary Of Bloody Sunday And Continue Its “We Fight Back” Against Injustice Campaign

Black Voters Matter Heads To Alabama To Commemorate 59t...

National voting rights organization to host press conference (live stream on Mar...

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Black Voters Matter Issues Statement in Response to President Biden’s State of the Union Address

Black Voters Matter Issues Statement in Response to Pre...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, co-founders of Black Voters Matter, and April ...

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Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement on Secretary Fudge’s Resignation from Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Retirement from Public Life

Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement on Secretary Fud...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, Co-Founders of Black Voters Matter and April E...

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Black Voters Matter and Student Organizers Issue Statement on the Appointments to the Tennessee State University Board

Black Voters Matter and Student Organizers Issue Statem...

Black Voters Matter alongside our partners and coalition of student organizers a...

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Black Voters Matter Relaunches Sick and Tired Medicaid Expansion Campaign With the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

Black Voters Matter Relaunches Sick and Tired Medicaid ...

The national voting rights organization will be joined by the American Cancer So...

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Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement Following the South Carolina Primary

Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement Following the So...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, Co-Founders of Black Voters Matter issued a st...

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Black Voters Matter Heads To Alabama To Commemorate 59th Anniversary Of Bloody Sunday And Continue Its “We Fight Back” Against Injustice Campaign

Black Voters Matter Heads To Alabama To Commemorate 59t...

National voting rights organization to host press conference (live stream on Mar...

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Black Voters Matter Issues Statement in Response to President Biden’s State of the Union Address

Black Voters Matter Issues Statement in Response to Pre...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, co-founders of Black Voters Matter, and April ...

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Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement on Secretary Fudge’s Resignation from Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Retirement from Public Life

Black Voters Matter Issues A Statement on Secretary Fud...

Cliff Albright and LaTosha Brown, Co-Founders of Black Voters Matter and April E...

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Black Voters Matter and Student Organizers Issue Statement on the Appointments to the Tennessee State University Board

Black Voters Matter and Student Organizers Issue Statem...

Black Voters Matter alongside our partners and coalition of student organizers a...

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Black Voters Matter Relaunches Sick and Tired Medicaid Expansion Campaign With the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

Black Voters Matter Relaunches Sick and Tired Medicaid ...

The national voting rights organization will be joined by the American Cancer So...

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What people are saying in wake of Orange Mound Block Party Shooting

What people are saying in wake of Orange Mound Block Pa...

Nine people shot. Two dead. Those are among the latest casualties in Memphis’ on...

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SLIDESHOW: Scenes from a beautiful day at Africa In April 2024 in Downtown Memphis

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from a beautiful day at Africa In Apr...

Africa in April 2024 took place recently in Downtown Memphis and our photographe...

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EDGE pledges $250K for improvements to help Memphis businesses deter crime

EDGE pledges $250K for improvements to help Memphis bus...

In an effort to fight crime, the Economic Development Growth Engine Board recent...

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Deadline approaching for Philanthropic Black Women of Memphis $5K grants for local nonprofits

Deadline approaching for Philanthropic Black Women of M...

The Philanthropic Black Women of Memphis (PBWM) announced Thursday that it is of...

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WEATHERS: Gifted elementary-age kids need a community and school system that supports them too

WEATHERS: Gifted elementary-age kids need a community a...

Gifted and talented elementary students are a remarkable group of young individu...

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Bill to let some teachers and school employees carry guns heads to Tennessee governor’s desk, despite protests

Bill to let some teachers and school employees carry gu...

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat. Sign up for their newsletters ...

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Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth Day Fair on April 20

Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth...

Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth Day Fair on April 20 The...

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Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes their neighborhood special

Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes...

Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes their neighborhood speci...

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ECSU Chancellor, staff make recruiting stop in W-S

ECSU Chancellor, staff make recruiting stop in W-S

As part of their Blueprint for Success Recruiting Tour, staff, students, univers...

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Busta’s Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a serious reality check

Busta’s Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a...

Busta's Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a serious reality check Th...

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Black-owned ice cream shop opens in downtown Winston-Salem

Black-owned ice cream shop opens in downtown Winston-Salem

Dream Kreams Artisanal Creamery offers 30 flavors in both dairy and dairy-free o...

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Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Martin Luther King Jr.

Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Marti...

Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Martin Luther King Jr. The pos...

9th annual Legacy Awards honor Russell, Figgs-Sanders, and Simmons

9th annual Legacy Awards honor Russell, Figgs-Sanders, ...

The Legacy Awards dinner will be held at St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 S...

Is this the last Black History Month flag-raising ceremony for St. Pete?

Is this the last Black History Month flag-raising cerem...

The City of St. Petersburg held its ninth annual Black History Month flag-raisin...

J. Carl DeVine, HIV/AIDS activist, turns 80 amid awards, recognition

J. Carl DeVine, HIV/AIDS activist, turns 80 amid awards...

The Banyan Tree Project will honor those who have died of AIDS during National B...

Slavery is alive and hiding in the patriarchy

Slavery is alive and hiding in the patriarchy

Gwendolyn Reese, president of the African American Heritage Association, sat dow...

The appeal and the problem of being an authority figure

The appeal and the problem of being an authority figure

In this article, we’ll briefly explore the dynamics of authority figures, the ap...

It’s Not Hocus Pocus. Faith Needs A Focus (Hebrews 11:1)

It’s Not Hocus Pocus. Faith Needs A Focus (Hebrews 11:1)

BY REV. DORAL PULLEY | Today’s Church Tampa Bay I have unwavering trust and conf...

Woman To Woman  By DaSh’e 13

Woman To Woman By DaSh’e 13

The poem "Woman To Woman" explores the healing process of women, highlighting va...

Immortalizing Hank Aaron’s Legacy: Coming – New Bronze Statue & US Postal Stamp

Immortalizing Hank Aaron’s Legacy: Coming – New Bronze ...

The National Baseball Hall of Fame plans to unveil a bronze statue honoring Hank...

Confused Mind  By Belle

Confused Mind By Belle

"Confused Mind" delves into the complexities of love and heartbreak, exploring t...

HOW SMALL WE REALLY ARE By John L.Horton

HOW SMALL WE REALLY ARE By John L.Horton

"How Small We Really Are" offers a poignant reflection on humanity's shortcoming...

A Fool’s Errand  By Melissa Spellman

A Fool’s Errand By Melissa Spellman

"A Fool’s Errand" explores the journey of self-discovery and the embrace of unco...

Study: Black & Hispanic Faculty Underrepresented In Higher Ed

Study: Black & Hispanic Faculty Underrepresented In Hig...

A new study sheds light on the persistent underrepresentation of Black and Hispa...

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What to know about next week’s total  solar eclipse in the US, Mexico and Canada

What to know about next week’s total solar eclipse in ...

By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer, North America is on the verge of another ma...

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Family and community supporters remain mystified over Dau Mabil’s disappearance

Family and community supporters remain mystified over D...

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent, Ph.D., Contributing Writer, It’s been better than a w...

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How Mississippi’s Jim Crow laws still haunt black voters today

How Mississippi’s Jim Crow laws still haunt black voter...

By Daja E. Henry, In partnership with The Marshall Project, Charles Caldwell was...

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College Hill observes 117 years of service by “Reflecting Celebrating Envisioning”

College Hill observes 117 years of service by “Reflecti...

By Daphne Monix Higgins, Contributing Writer, More than a century ago, a specifi...

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Rankin NAACP unwavering, sheriff must go – Just ahead of “state sentencing” for Goon Squad, call for action to remove Rankin County sheriff gaining traction

Rankin NAACP unwavering, sheriff must go – Just ahead o...

By Christopher Young, Contributing Writer, Gathering yet again on Saturday, Apri...

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O.J. Simpson, iconic athlete and central figure in American legal history, dies at 76

O.J. Simpson, iconic athlete and central figure in Amer...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent, O.J. Simpson, a towering ...

Mayor Woodfin’s ‘Uncomfortable’ State of the City Address to The Kiwanis Club of Birmingham

Mayor Woodfin’s ‘Uncomfortable’ State of the City Addre...

By Barnett Wright | The Birmingham Times Saying the City needs to be “comfortabl...

Celebrating Garrett Morgan, ‘The Black Edison,’ for Black History Month

Celebrating Garrett Morgan, ‘The Black Edison,’ for Bla...

By Samuetta Hill Drew | The Birmingham Times February is Black History Month. Th...

‘The Color Purple’ Brings Jazz, Gospel, Blues to Red Mountain Theatre

‘The Color Purple’ Brings Jazz, Gospel, Blues to Red Mo...

By Keisa Sharpe-Jefferson | The Birmingham Times Directing The Tony award-winnin...

Natural Hair Stylist Sheena Moore Offers Dating Advice to Friends and Clients

Natural Hair Stylist Sheena Moore Offers Dating Advice ...

By Keisa Sharpe-Jefferson | The Birmingham Times Natural hair stylist Sheena Moo...

How Birmingham-Area Women Celebrate Their Love Through Galentine’s Day

How Birmingham-Area Women Celebrate Their Love Through ...

By Keisa Sharpe-Jefferson | The Birmingham Times While many will observe Valenti...

“It is not my desire to be here, but we are. We didn’t get here in haste. I didn’t run down a hill to sue the county [nor am I] having some hissy fit. We are here, honestly, because the county is not obeying what the state law says.”

“It is not my desire to be here, but we are. We didn’t ...

BIRMINGHAM MAYOR, RANDALL WOODFIN AFTER SUING JEFFERSON COUNTY SHERIFF MARK PETT...

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Angel Reese…LSU Lady Tigers Controversy…Bigger Than Basketball

Angel Reese…LSU Lady Tigers Controversy…Bigger Than Bas...

Edwin Buggage Editor-in-Chief Data News Weekly It was a great season for the LSU...

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Freret Street Festival 2024

Freret Street Festival 2024

Story and Photos by Edwin Buggage Editor-in-Chief Data News Weekly We are at the...

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Prom: Magical and Majestic

Prom: Magical and Majestic

Fashion Story: Prom: Magical and Majestic Fashion Editor – Tracee Dundas | @fash...

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River Road African American Museum Celebrates 30th Anniversary

River Road African American Museum Celebrates 30th Anni...

Photos by Gerard Preen and Bruce Wayne Marie Bell Data News Weekly Contributor A...

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Millions Across North America Awed by Total Solar Eclipse Phenomenon

Millions Across North America Awed by Total Solar Eclip...

Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The eagerly anticipat...

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OP-ED: Embracing Black Men’s Voices: Rebuilding Trust and Unity in the Democratic Party

OP-ED: Embracing Black Men’s Voices: Rebuilding Trust a...

Texas State Senator Ron Reynolds Story from NNPA Newswire As a Black man deeply ...

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Hotel Industry Releases Top 5 Requirements to Travel Safely

Hotel Industry Releases Top 5 Requirements to Travel Sa...

 The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today released the “Safe Stay G...

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COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost Income

COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost...

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Oklahoma S...

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Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Hundreds O...

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Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

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Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

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Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

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Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

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Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

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Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

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A comprehensive approach to financial document security

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Black Flint Students Haven’t Caught Up

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Employment Rates Nearly Doubled After Seattle Gave Low-Income Residents $500 A Month, No Strings Attached

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Serial Bank Robbers Are Targets Of Law Enforcement 

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Flint’s Toxic Water Poisoned Mental Health, Too

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A Decade After Water Crisis, Art Brings Hope And Healing To Flint

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