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When You Weren’t Looking, Lil Jon Built & Commissioned A ...

Rapper Lil Jon helped to launch a school in Ghana over the weekend. The “Turn Down for What” hitmaker helped to fund Abomayaw D.A. Kindergarten with bosses at education organization Pencils of Promise, and on ...
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Video: School cop body slams Black child during fight, leaves ...

Recently, a video surfaced of two students, one White and one Black, fighting at Rawlinson Middle School in San Antonio, Texas. A school safety officer is seen in the video breaking up the fight and choosing to ...
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Michael B. Jordan & Ryan Coolger Team Up for Standardized ...

Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler are back together again for a new movie called ‘Wrong Answer.’ via Variety: Jordan will star as a math teacher with Coogler directing  the movie, set up with New Regency Productions ...
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No money, mo’ problems: Alabama HBCU #EpicFail after firing Gwen ...

Unfortunately for Alabama State University, they are now caught in a series of missteps that have resulted in an #EpicFail. All of this can be traced back to the firing of former president Gwendolyn Boyd ...
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Man Power | Chance is Donating 1 MILLION Dollars to ...

After an unproductive meeting with Illinois governor Bruce Rauner to talk about Chicago Public Schools, Chance the Rapper takes matters into his own hands. Chance the Rapper has donated a million dollars to Chicago Public ...
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Atlanta Area Schools Discover Lead In The Drinking Water

I remember living in Atlanta and people acting numb to the water issue that had taken place in Flint, MI. Clean water is something we take for granted on a daily basis. This is especially true ...
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ITT Endless Possibilities Just Ended | Doors Closed Permanently and ...

Another for-profit college has gone bust, leaving tens of thousands of students in the lurch. ITT Educational Services announced on Tuesday that it is shutting down immediately, accusing the federal government of unfairly stripping it ...
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Mother of 5-Year-Old Transgender Girl Fights Texas School District Over ...

The mother of a 5-year-old transgender girl in Pearland, Texas, is continuing her fight against the Pearland Independent School District to allow her daughter to use the girls’ bathroom. Kimberly Shappley mom of soon-to-be kindergartner, ...
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Homeless Teen Graduates High School 2 Years Early With 4.0 ...

The super star 16-year-old Destyni Tyree is homeless and lives at a Washington, D.C. homeless shelter with her family. Despite her challenges, Destyni recently graduated from high school TWO years early with a 4.0 GPA and ...