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100 Black Men of America, Nissan support over 50 high ...

Nissan North America recently partnered with six chapters of 100 Black Men of America to host their fifth annual resume challenge and summit. Held in Nashville, Tennessee, Feb. 8-9, over 50 high school juniors and ...
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Thanks To The #BlackPantherChallenge, $300,000 Will Send Thousands Of Children ...

New York Philanthropist Frederick Joseph has made it possible for 23,000 children to see the highly anticipated Black Panther movie once it hits theaters Feb. 16th. After raising $30,000 to take Harlem children to see the movie, ...
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Glenda Gill continues to spark change as she starts Save ...

Glenda Gill, a former automotive industry leader and proven change agent, has a very impressive and accomplished resume. The former executive director of Rainbow PUSH Citizenship Education Fund Global Automotive Project has made vast strides in the ...
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Which U.S. Cities Are Investing in the Success of Black ...

A new analysis from the Campaign for Black Male Achievement shows that city-level support for Black males is up across the country, but some cities still have a long way to go. Despite living in ...
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20-year-old claims $451 million jackpot, hopes to ‘do some good ...

A $451 million mystery is over. A 20-year-old “retired” background screening worker from Florida claimed the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions lottery history, lotto officials confirmed. Shane Missler, of Port Richey, was the lone winner of the Jan. 5 ...
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G-Eazy Cancels H&M Collaboration in Response to Racist ‘Coolest Monkey’ ...

Following The Weeknd’s announcement that he is ending his partnership with H&M, rapper G-Eazy has also cut ties with the company. Both decisions come as a result of the clothing branding posting a picture of ...
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The Weeknd and G-Eazy cut ties with H&M over ‘monkey’ ...

Musicians The Weeknd and G-Eazy have each cancelled partnerships with H&M, after the clothing retailer was accused of racism over a promotional image of a black child dressed in a hoodie reading “coolest monkey in the jungle”. ...
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Detroit based youth investors to ring closing bell at Chicago ...

So, 2018 is finally here and Tuesday, Jan. 2, marks the first business day of the year. For one metro Detroit youth group, this day is more significant than the rest, as they are about ...
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That Was Nice: ‘Cash Me Outside’ Girl Pays Her Mother’s ...

We said we were done with Danielle Bregoli — aka the ‘Cash Me Outside’ girl — however, we believe that you can’t highlight someone’s negatives without highlighting their positives. The newly-signed rapper celebrated Christmas by giving her mother, ...
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Tech: Magic Leap One: All the things we still don’t ...

It’s that time of year again: the special season when everybody’s favorite mythical creature makes its annual appearance. That’s right, it’s Magic Leap hardware teaser season! Seemingly once a year, the secretive startup reveals what it’s been up ...
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Why are Millennials Leaving the Black Church?

The Black church has long stood at the center of Black communities as a place of worship and social advocacy. The civil rights moment saw religious leaders like Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Young and ...
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Bullied Keaton Jones heartbreaking viral video stirs massive support

By all accounts, Keaton Jones is a typical boy. He’s a middle school student from the Knoxville, Tenn., area. The only problem: Keaton gets bullied. A lot. Things have been so bad that he often has ...