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Innovative Leadership Program For Black Boys Continues at Princeton University

In an effort to forge more Black male leaders in business, social justice and global issues, Rev. Toby Sanders founded

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United States Postal Service – A Prehistoric Mess

When we were growing up the mail service was something, we could take for granted. As the American population grew

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After Nevada Win, Sen. Bernie Sanders Trying to Prove He Can Win Minority Voters

Sen. Bernie Sanders not only won the Nevada Caucuses and took a commanding lead in the delegate count, he also

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The Pernicious Power of Patriarchy – Inequality at the Foundation of This Nation

Our nation, these United States, is founded on the principles of racism and patriarchy. They are reflected in our very

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Many Say Education of King’s Life, Legacy Remains Critical for Young People

More than a half-century after the death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., many of America’s youth are still

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Outgoing Mississippi Governor Says state faces ‘1,000 years of Darkness’ if Black Man Elected

Fifty-two years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and 55 years after Jim Crow, Mississippi is burning

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Debate Highlights: The Dance of Women Leaders and Limited Economic Opportunity

Six Democratic candidates met on the debate stage in Las Vegas on Feb. 19, discussing health care, immigration, billionaires and

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Death Toll Rises While Outrage Boils Over Conditions at Mississippi’s Parchman Prison

The crisis at Parchman Prison, the former slave plantation where more than two-thirds of inmates are African American, continued with

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Black History Interwoven With Suffrage Centennial – Sesquicentennial of 15th Amendment

“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States

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Civic Engagement

Educate, Organize, Mobilize.

Voting Key to Addressing Issues, Say NAACP Youth – GDN Student Engagement Special

If black college and high school students want a greater voice in the issues that directly affect them, they will need to become politically active, and vote…

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GOP-Connected Group Created Fake Erica Smith Ads

A Republican connected super political action committee (PAC) out of Washington, D.C. called “Faith and Power,” is spending over $1.6

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UNC System Association of Student Government Senior VP Supports “A Call to Colors” – GDN Exclusive Vol. 3 Part IV

Raekwon Davis, 22, is the Senior Vice President of the UNC System Association of Student Government (UNCASG). One of the

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2020 Voter Mobilization Forum: “Educate, Organize and Mobilize” – GDN Exclusive Vol. 3 Part III

Watch the January 25, 2020 Voter Mobilization Forum click here: The message was clear.  Starting with the March 3rd primaries

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VIDEO for 2020 “A Call to Colors” Voter Mobilization Forum

Video Matrix The Pitt County HBCU Coalition, the Pitt County Chapter of the Shaw University National Alumni Association and the

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The National Council of Negro Women Supports and Sponsors “A Call to Colors” January 25th Voter Mobilization Forum a GDN Special

Watch the live Voter Mobilization Forum event on January 25, 2020 at In the Spring of 2019, Dr. Johnnetta

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Support for 2020 “A Call to Colors” Voter Mobilization Forum January 25 – GDN Exclusive Vol. 3 Part 2

  When it comes to voter education, registration, and organization, it will be the forum that beats all forums. Its

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Chief Justice Beasley Knows Civic Engagement Works – GDN Exclusive, Vol. 3 Part 1

It was a year ago next month, on February 12th, 2019, that Governor Roy Cooper made history by appointing NC

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Federal Judge to Block NC Voter ID Law Temporarily as the Lawsuit Continues

  North Carolina voters might not have to show a photo ID in the 2020 elections, due to a ruling

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Economic Equity

Expanding Equal Access

How Start Investing for the Long-Term – Choose Investment Priorities

Learn about the investment options available to you that make the most sense for your long-term financial success. Investing can

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“Shop Black Week” Campaign to Boost Support For Black-Owned Businesses

Nationwide — As consumers across the U.S. gear up for holiday deals on sales merchandise, this Black Friday, a coalition urges

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Black Entrepreneur Creates First Ever Social Networking App to Bridge Wealth Gap

New Orleans, LA — BEAN Now, the social networking app designed to foster relationships and connect members of the African American community,

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Books of Knowledge

Education for the Masses.

This Third Reconstruction: Moral Mondays, Fusion Politics, and the Rise of a New Justice Movement

Author Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II with Jonahtan Wilson-Hartgrove
At a time when divide-and-conquer politics are exacerbating racial strife and economic inequality, Rev. Barber offers an impassioned, historically grounded argument …

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“Seeds of Slavery” by Joseph F. Baiden Shares Chilling Tale of West African Slave Trade

By Joseph F. Baiden
A West African native has written a new book that details the early years of the slave trade in Gold Coast, Africa. The historical novel, which begins in the 1600s, is based on true events, lending to its authenticity.

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A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American

By DaMaris Hill
DaMaris Hill honors their experiences with at times harrowing, at times hopeful responses to her heroes, illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout.

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