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MLK Fight for Economic Justice was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media
1/12/2018
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By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will always be remembered as a social activist and Baptist minister whose role was integral in the Civil Rights Movement......read more

Black Economic Forecast for 2018: Fight Back with Dollars and Votes
1/12/2018
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Galvanizing people to spend money with Black-owned businesses, make deposits in Black-owned banks and voting for a mid-term election result that would cause Black Caucus members and Democrats to......read more

Dads, Daughters Dance, Form Lasting Bonds
1/12/2018
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Fathers and daughters took a few steps together in an effort to bond and build lasting memories at the Dancing with Dad event, held Dec. 16 at the Akron Urban League (Akron, OH). The event, a......read more

Lyric Opera & Chicago Urban League Join Forces For EmpowerYouth
1/12/2018
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The Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League (Chicago, IL) have announced EmpowerYouth! Igniting Creativity through the Arts, a groundbreaking, multi-year partnership that is shaped to......read more

Comcast Foundation Awards $20,000 Grant to Northern Virginia Urban League
1/12/2018
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The Comcast Foundation announced today that it has awarded $265,000 in grants to 16 nonprofit organizations across the Washington, D.C. metro area in 2017. The grants help grow the impact of programs......read more

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