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Archive for May, 2012|Monthly archive page

Off the Streets and into College

In Education on May 28, 2012 at 9:23 pm

INSPIRATION: How a $20 gift got one homeless high-school student off the street and into college.

What 100 African American Women Can Do

In Activism on May 28, 2012 at 8:52 pm

A testament to what 100 African American Women Can Do

Centric Celebrates Black Music Month

In Entertainment, Television on May 28, 2012 at 8:45 pm

From Yahoo!: An even better reason to subscribe to Centric.

Mitt Romney Hires Black Adviser

In Politics on May 28, 2012 at 8:25 pm

TheRoot.com: …but he still doesn’t get it. Here’s the proof.

An Old White Lefty’s View…

In Politics on May 28, 2012 at 8:18 pm

Steve Sailer’s Blog: An old white lefty’s view of where Obama is coming from

Highest Paid Black Movie Director Still Unknown

In Entertainment on May 28, 2012 at 8:12 pm

ENTERTAINMENT: Tim Story, the director of “Barbershop” and “Think Like A Man” is the highest paid black movie director. Nonetheless, he still he has made “Hollywood Nirvana” – that is, the Hollywood A-List of comedy film directors.  I wonder why

Otis Clark Passes Away

In Passings on May 28, 2012 at 7:41 pm

Otis Clark, a survivor of the Tulsa Race riots, has died. He was 109 years old.

A Fitting Tribute

In Black History, Miscellaneous on May 28, 2012 at 7:26 pm

This Memorial Day, theGrio has compiled a list of African-American war heroes who have left their mark on this great nation. Also, MSN users pay tribute to United States troops past and present. (Other tributes can be found here and here and here.)

Rise of the Zombies?

In Miscellaneous on May 28, 2012 at 7:13 pm

These are indeed strange times we live. Even the CDC  is urging us to be prepared. Has the zombie apocalypse began?

New World Order Update

In World News on May 27, 2012 at 8:28 pm

Maurice Carney: A U.S.-based unit has been selected as the Army’s first “regionally aligned” brigade, and by next year its soldiers could begin conducting operations in Africa.