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Black Boys Camp seeks to empower and foster brotherhood

(Photo: diego cervo/Fotolia) Next summer, Black professional men will be able to attend Black Boys Camp, an empowerment camp that teaches career skills as well as brotherhood, complete with the usual outdoor activities that come with camping. The event will include sessions like “Old Money vs. New Money: Building generational wealth,” “Managing to Lead: How to be a boss in Corporate [...]

By |December 15th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

African Anti-Jihadi Force Gets $130 Million After Meeting with French Leader

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, left, is welcomed by France’s President Emmanuel Macron for conference to support the fight against Jihadist in the African Sahel region at the Chateau of the La Celle Saint-Cloud, west of Paris, France, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Presidents, princes and diplomats are in France to breathe life into a young African military force that aims to counter [...]

By |December 14th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Judges to Examine if Drug Stash-House Stings Are Racially Biased

FILE – In this Nov. 25, 2013 file photo, Chief U.S. District Judge Ruben Castillo speaks from the bench in Chicago. A question raised nationwide about whether federal agents display racial bias by staging phony stash-house stings overwhelmingly in black neighborhoods is the focus of landmark hearings in Chicago.A rare panel of federal trial judges including Castillo begins two days of [...]

By |December 14th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Rwanda Report Alleges France’s Role In 1994 Genocide

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — A new report commissioned by Rwanda’s government accuses France of supplying weapons and protection to the perpetrators of its 1994 genocide in which over 800,000 people were killed, deepening a feud between the East African country and its former benefactor. The report by U.S. law firm Cunningham Levy Muse cites evidence that purportedly shows French complicity [...]

By |December 13th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Hillary Clinton in Black History

A summary of Hillary Clinton's role in the recent history of African Americans. Follow me on Twitter at @JeanetteJing Watch Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy ...

BREAKING: Democrat Doug Jones wins election to US Senate from Alabama

(AP Photo/John Bazemore) MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Democrat Doug Jones wins election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, as voters in the deeply conservative and heavily Republican state deal a stark political blow to President Donald Trump and narrow the GOP’s majority in the Senate to two seats. The state’s former U.S. attorney beat Roy Moore, a former chief justice [...]

By |December 12th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments