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National Association of Black Journalists Launches Black Male Media Project to #InspireBlackMen

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The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is launching its Black Male Media Project, an initiative to help change the narrative around the lives and images of black men in the news and in society, with a series of workshops nationwide on Saturday, June 10, 2017.The NABJ Black Male Media Project will launch with 19 NABJ affiliate chapters hosting events
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More Problems for Steve Harvey, Living Ex Wife Mary Suing him for Murder?

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"I'm confrused man, I was confrused." I just can't figure out why Steve Harvey felt the need to divorce his (2nd wife) Mary. The mogul's past is REALLY coming back to torment him or at least is seems that way.
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Civil Rights Activist DeRay Mckesson Joins Baltimore Mayoral Race

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Radio Facts: Civil Rights Activist DeRay Mckesson, 30,  has decided to enter the mayoral race for Baltimore literally minutes before the deadline to file. He stated: "Baltimore is a city of promise and possibility," to The Baltimore Sun.
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What Do W.E.B DuBois, Muhammad Ali, Eric Holder, and Nas Have in Common?

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: As reported by the Associated Press, the iconic, Muhammad Ali, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones are among the 2015 recipients of Harvard's W.E.B.
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Robert L. Johnson Entertainment Acquires the Rights to Highly Anticipated NINA Film

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: RLJ Entertainment, founded by Robert L. Johnson, RLJE Chairman and Founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET) has acquired all North American rights to the highly anticipated film NINA, based on the life of legendary American singer-songwriter Nina Simone.
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John Legend Chosen to Present High Honor to Women of Influence

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: Recording industry heavyweight and civil rights activist, John Legend, will be on hand as an award presenter at the T.J. Martell Foundation's Women of Influence Los Angeles event on May 15th, 2015 at Loews Hollywood Hotel.
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Funeral Services Set For Esteemed Civil Rights Activist and Editor

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: Funeral services for Constance D. Harper, Editor-in-Chief and Associate Publisher of Ohio's largest black newspaper, the Call and Post, will take place on Saturday, November 1, at Olivet Institutional Baptist Church located at 8712 Quincy Avenue in Cleveland. Family Hour will begin at 9:30 a.m.
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McDonald’s 365Black Awards to Honor Kevin Liles and More on BET Networks

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McDonald's USA announced today it will televise its 11th Annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the second consecutive year on national cable television network Black Entertainment Television® (BET®). Hosted by national television correspondent/actor Terrence 'J' Jenkins and leading actress Tika Sumpter, the program will air Sunday, August 10 at 10 p.m. EDT/9 p.m. CDT.
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McDonald's 365Black Awards to Honor Kevin Liles and More on BET Networks

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: McDonald's USA announced today it will televise its 11th Annual 365Black Awards ceremony for the second consecutive year on national cable television network Black Entertainment Television® (BET®). Hosted by national television correspondent/actor Terrence 'J' Jenkins and leading actress Tika Sumpter, the program will air Sunday, August 10 at 10 p.m. EDT/9 p.m. CDT.
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McDonald’s 365Black Awards to Recognize Remarkable Leaders in Entertainment, Humanitarianism, Business, Sports and Inspiration

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: In celebration of the 11th annual McDonald's 365Black Awards, the company will honor individuals who make positive contributions to the community at this year's star-studded event.
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Reverend Al Sharpton Sits Down with Oprah Winfrey for “Oprah’s Next Chapter”

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Radio Facts: Reverend Al Sharpton Sits Down with Oprah Winfrey for “Oprah’s Next Chapter” Sunday November 3 at 9pm ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network New York, NY – November 4, 2013 - Civil rights leader and television host Reverend Al Sharpton will sit down with Oprah Winfrey for an in-depth interview on “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” Sunday, November 17
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Aspire Celebrates America’s Most Important African-American Influencers Between Ages 25-45

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Radio Facts: Radio Facts: ASPiRE today announced that its original series, THE ROOT 100 (#TheRoot100), will return for a second season on Wednesday, November 27 at 8 p.m. EDT.
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Maya Angelou Hosts 3rd Annual Black History Month Program on Public Radio

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Maya Angelou's Black History Month Special 2013, "Telling Our Stories," features five celebrated guests, Kofi Annan, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Regina Taylor and Oprah Winfrey sharing candid stories about their paths to achievement and their place in the annals of black history.

25th Anniversary UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball in ATL (pics)

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Radio Facts: (L-R) Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin, comedian Jonathan Slocomb and civil rights activist Andrew Young attend the 25th anniversary UNCF Mayor's masked ball at the Marriott
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Documentary of Jewish Civil Rights Supporter and Businessman Julius Rosenwald

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Who Advanced the Cause of Education for African Americans in the Jim Crow South in Collaboration with Booker T.

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