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“Sew” proud

By |April 16th, 2017|

Served up and stitched up! My 3rd year Home Economics students were very busy last week. Great effort put in for their JC practical exams!  “Sew” happy with you all and maith sibh! #homeeconomics

Anti and Pro-Trump Protesters Clash Over Demands For His Tax Returns

By |April 16th, 2017|

Anti and pro-Donald Trump supporters clash during competing demonstrations at Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park in Berkeley, Calif., Saturday, April 15, 2017. (Anda Chu/San Jose Mercury News via AP)CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of chanting, sign-carrying protesters took to the streets in cities across the nation Saturday, demanding that President Donald Trump release his [...]

George W Bush Speaks At opening Of African American Museum of History FULL Speech

By |April 15th, 2017|

George W. Bush hailed the opening of a new African-American history museum on the National Mall as an opportunity for the United States to remember the ...

Janet Jackson’s husband breaks silence amid divorce

By |April 15th, 2017|

(Photo: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)Janet Jackson’s husband, Wissam Al Mana, has updated his website with a spiritual message from the Quran amid news that he and Jackson are splitting just months after their son was born. Al Mana posted the following on his official website: You shall most certainly be tried in your possessions and in [...]

Gilbert Arenas says Lupita Nyong’o ‘ain’t cute’ in tirade about dark-skinned women

By |April 15th, 2017|

(Photo: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/ Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)Gilbert Arenas has found himself under fire for his comments about dark-skinned women on Instagram in which he claimed that very few dark-skinned women are beautiful. The athlete even slammed actress Lupita Nyong’o as not “cute.” In response to an Instagram post from ProBlkThought that read, “Dear Black Girl: You [...]

North Korea Official: Trump Is About to Tweet the U.S. Right Into a Nuclear War

By |April 14th, 2017|

Han Song Ryol, North Korea’s vice foreign minister (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea’s vice foreign minister on Friday blamed President Donald Trump for building up a “vicious cycle” of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, saying that his “aggressive” tweets were “making trouble.” In an exclusive interview with The Associated Press in [...]

A Lens on Trump’s Proposed Budget: The EPA and a Depleted Earth

By |April 13th, 2017|

(Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/Lukas Schulze/Getty Images)“A Lens on Trump’s Proposed Budget” is a series of articles highlighting the potential impacts of President Donald Trump’s 2018 proposed budget entitled “America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again.” The purpose of the series is to provide quantitative and qualitative facts as the proposed budget enters [...]

State Attorney Ayala: Death Penalty, Governor Scott, Soros, and Race

By |April 13th, 2017|

The Wire 98.5 Orlando, exclusive interview with State Attorney Ayala. The Wire 98.5 Orlando, exclusive interview with State Attorney Ayala. About the Author Rap Rehab '); (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) {return;} js [...]

Nikki Haley Proclaims UN Peacekeepers Made ‘Great Contribution’ to Haiti

By |April 13th, 2017|

U.S Ambassador Nikki Haley. Credit: FlickrUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday, April 11, that U.N. peacekeeping has made “a great contribution” to Haiti and the Security Council’s expected vote to withdraw all troops from the Caribbean nation by mid-October is an example of how peacekeeping missions should change as a country’s [...]

Slave Burial Sites | Black History Month Facts | History of African Americans

By |April 12th, 2017|

http://www.calvinearl.com Calvin Earl documents the little known black history month facts regarding the burial customs of the slaves in America. The history of ...