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  • The 9th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance in NYC on June 11th -see video and story above..Enjoy

    The 9th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance in NYC on June 11th -see video and story above..Enjoy

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  • National Action Network Calls On Intuit To Diversify Or Face Losing Federal Tax Filing Ability

    National Action Network Calls On Intuit To Diversify Or Face Losing Federal Tax Filing Ability

    Iconic civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton recently called on the publicly traded company, Intuit to diversify its board and executive and management teams. “Intuit currently has a stunning lack of diversity in its ranks,” said Reverend Sharpton. “How this continues to be accepted as the norm fifty years post segregation is a sad testament to the lack of economic opportunities for minorities,” he continued. Intuit’s lack of diversity is particularly visible on the executive board and management team.  Currently, […]

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  • Mandela Memorial in San Mateo, CA

    Mandela Memorial in San Mateo, CA

    The Nelson Mandela Foundation, in partnership with NorthStar Memorial Group and the California chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), today announced the launch of a multifaceted effort to support the late-2016 unveiling of a human rights memorial honoring the life and legacy of civil rights icon, Nelson Mandela. The 15-foot-tall monument is under construction at Skylawn Memorial Park in San Mateo, CA. “Everyone has heard of Mandela, but many younger people don’t know why […]

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  • Sole Search: Melissa Harris-Perry and Ms. Foundation CEO Teresa Younger Talk Feminism and Footwear

    Sole Search: Melissa Harris-Perry and Ms. Foundation CEO Teresa Younger Talk Feminism and Footwear

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  • Juneteenth 2016-JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance to be held in Washington, DC

    Juneteenth 2016-JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance to be held in Washington, DC

    America Celebrates the 151st Year Anniversary of Juneteenth  on June 19 Myers Urges President Obama & Congress Pass Legislation to Establish Juneteenth Independence Day as a National Day of Observance. (Washington, DC) – Leaders of the Campaign to Establish Juneteenth as a National Day of Observance will return to the nation’s capitol for the WASHINGTON JUNETEENTH National Holiday Observance, during the 151st year annivesary of Juneteenth in America. Scheduled for June 15-17, 2016, the Juneteenth Flag will certainly be flying […]

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  • Harlem Book Fair in NYC on July 16 — with New TV show

    Harlem Book Fair in NYC on July 16 — with New TV show

    The Harlem Book Fair is the United State’s largest African-American book fair and the nation’s flagship Black literary event created by event founder, Max Rodriquez. Held annually in Harlem, NY, the Harlem Book Fair features exhibition booths, panel discussions, book sales, and workshops. It will be held on July 16 in NYC. Held annually in Harlem, NY, the Harlem Book Fair features exhibition booths, panel discussions, book sales, and workshops. This year, QBR Media has launched a new talk show to focus on […]

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  • Leaders Appeal to President Obama to Sign a Benjamin Banneker Memorial Executive Order

    Leaders Appeal to President Obama to Sign a Benjamin Banneker Memorial Executive Order

    A Cadre of America’s Most Respected Leaders Appeal to President Obama to Sign an Executive Order Authorization of Former U.S. Senator Roland Burris’ Benjamin Banneker Memorial & Institute of Math & Science Technology Bill [S3886]. Washington, DC,– A collective consortium of high ranking national leaders recently Co-Signed a Letter of Request submitted by the Washington Interdependence Council, Administrators of the Benjamin Banneker Memorial initiative in the nation’s capital.  Addressed to President Barack Obama, the collaborative campaign requested the POTUS‘ consideration […]

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  • Democratic National Convention Committee:  Diverse Businesses Selected for Design and Printing Contracts –

    Democratic National Convention Committee: Diverse Businesses Selected for Design and Printing Contracts –

    Gabrielle Martinez, Owner and Managing Partner at AgencyEA, Linda Smith, President and CEO of the Standard Modern Company and Jimmy Sun, Owner of the Sunrise Hitek Group The Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) announced that it has selected AgencyEA as the official design firm for the 2016 Democratic National Convention credential badges. AgencyEA, a Latina-owned business, is an experienced marketing firm that specializes in digital and traditional design. The firm will work with the DNCC, the security printing vendor, and other […]

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  • U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker Encourages George Washington University Graduates to ‘Stay Faithful’

    U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker Encourages George Washington University Graduates to ‘Stay Faithful’

    U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker (D-N.J.) brought enthusiasm and power to the podium for his Commencement address to graduates from the George Washington University on Sunday at the National Mall. On a bright and unseasonably chilly morning, Sen. Booker and members of the GW community gathered to celebrate the end of the university’s 195th academic year. With more than 25,000 people in attendance, Sen. Booker channeled life lessons from his parents, personal triumphs and tragedies in a speech that urged […]

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