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Education

By Dr. Ray After receiving four of my five college degrees from a predominately White college institution, I realized that my Black friends and I had to create an “African- centered College Survival Guide” in order to maintain our rich cultural identity. White colleges are not designed to empower Black

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Arts / Entertainment

By: Monique Ranae   I first met BT Kingsley in 2011 at the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition Semi-Finals. There was something about him that totally captured the audience. I almost felt like he knew something we didn’t and that he couldn’t wait for us to find out. Kingsley had old

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Education

BY: Dr. Ray I only speak truth. Therefore, I must truthfully say that Black Male Agenda is the greatest organization for Black males in the entire world. This outstanding group was established on September 22, 2008 on the campus of Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland. During that time, their

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Health

BY: Ryan Turner The physical benefits of exercising entail many different dimensions that contribute to our overall health. Daily physical fitness creates better wellness. This includes reducing the risk of heart disease, lowering blood pressure and most importantly, helping to live a fit healthy lifestyle. There are so many positive

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Arts / Entertainment

BY: Monique Ranae   Russell Simmons Presents: All Def Digital Live Russell Simmons’ the godfather of urban standup comedy and creator of Def Comedy Jam presents the country’s hottest night of comedy – ALL DEF Comedy Live Hosted by Tony Rock every Wednesday. Location: Inside Jokes At TCL Chinese Theater

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Arts / Entertainment

BY: Dr. Ray In my opinion, which is always a fact, we truly need Black celebrities to provide financial and other resources, specifically, to Black organizations,Black institutions, Black businesses, and any Black person that is providing services that is helping to produce powerful Black leaders. According to an article in the

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Arts / Entertainment

BY: Whitney McArthur “Boogie drinkin that Goonmilk…” If you are American, then you are familiar with the 40 oz. You have drank one, poured some out for loved ones lost, and have never been upset with the price. 40 – A bottle containing 40 fluid ounces of malt liquor beer.

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Arts / Entertainment

BY: Whitney McArthur “Life is art. We share time and space as travelers on a journey to the straight path, looking for our life’s purpose. Born an artist, I use my talents to ignite the light within you. I am inSEARCHof the light and truth.” I chose to interview Jona

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Food

BY: Tina Divina SHRIMP!! Isn’t that enough to make you hungry? I mean unless you’re allergic, then perhaps that word sounds like death to you, but for a “Foodie” like myself, SHRIMP sounds like all types of yummy to my tummy. So I had a taste for shrimp and wasn’t

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Inspiration

My name is Quentin D. Wright aka DJ Que Eleven. I’m a black man in America. Not just a black man in America but a black man from Chicago, IL one of the most profound cities in the world, and one of the coldest, and I’m not talking about weather.

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