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Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Founders Day 2019

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: From left: Dr. Penny Nixon, second vice president; Dr. Geraldine Myles, lead researcher; Dr. Monica Johnson Taylor, president; Jacqueline E. Greene, first vice president. (Photo Credit-Janet Gilmore) By Patricia Gilliam Clifford Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., continued its celebration of Founders Day on Saturday, January 12, 2019.  Dr. Monica...

MLK Weekend Celebration at AAMP

January 19, 2019

The events are sponsored by the Citizens Charitable Foundation Friday, January 18 through Monday, January 21 The African American Museum in Philadelphia and Citizens Bank invite audiences to join us for a full weekend of enriching, fun, inspirational, family-friendly activities celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Throughout the weekend and...

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The 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “What Is Your Life’s Blueprint?”

January 19, 2019

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Ferguson Black Lives Matter activist and NAACP continue demand for answers in alleged hanging death of son

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Danye Jones FERGUSON, MO—The St. Louis County NAACP and national NAACP are calling fo

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The 50th NAACP Image Awards to air on TV One March 30 from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood

January 19, 2019

LOS ANGELES –The 50th NAACP Image Awards will air live on TV One, a division of Urban One, Inc

Iyanla Vanzant turns down R.Kelly’s request to appear on her show

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Iyanla Vanzant By Krista Bryant WBLS.COM A lot has been going on with R.Kelly since the

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Louisville airport to honor native son Muhammad Ali

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In the week of global icon and Muhammad Ali’s birthday, his hometown is honoring his lasting legacy by renaming the city’s airport. The new name is Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. The airport’s three-letter International Air Transport Association (IATA) Location Identifier – SDF – will not change. “Muhammad Ali belonged to the…

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Kick-start a healthy new year by gobbling up more turkey

BPT New Year’s resolutions are often hard to maintain, especially if you are trying to make healthier food choices after indulging in treats during the holidays. According to a 2019 Marist Poll, 44 percent of Americans make New Year’s resolutions. For those who plan to make a resolution, two of the top resolutions are losing…

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Alawfultruth: Brave Girl. Fearless Woman.

January 19, 2019

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Alicia Keys will be hosting the 2019 Grammy Awards show

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Alicia Keys  (Photo: Phil Stafford / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to the Hollywood Reporter,...


Implement these winter skincare tips into your daily routine

January 19, 2019

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Angela Davis’s response to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Board of Directors decision about her award

January 11, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Angela Davis (Photo: Nick Wiebe) On Saturday January 5, I was stunned to learn that...

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CCP combats poverty as a way to support student success

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Experts at Community College of Philadelphia discuss poverty in Philadelphia (from left to right) Kimberly...


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January 19, 2019

All Signs: Today the Sun moves into Aquarius where it will stay for the next four weeks...

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