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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Undermines Democracy and Stability in Fragile Postwar Liberiaof a political class that misruled the country. For 133 years from 1847, the po
U.S. Undermines Democracy and Stability in Fragile Postwar Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of a political class that misruled the country. For 133 years from 1847, the political class was mostly of repatriated American slaves and their descendants, known as Americo-Liberians, but since 1980 with the overthrow of the Americo Liberian... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Campaign Details 49 Blistering Allegations about Hillary Clintonin “disastrous” trade deals for the United States as well as questionable decis
Trump Campaign Details 49 Blistering Allegations about Hillary Clinton
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
in “disastrous” trade deals for the United States as well as questionable decisions and interactions with foreign affairs — especially criticizing her decisions and involvement with interventions in the Middle East. Below is the list of... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
There's a Voting Rights Forum in Phoenix This Week So (Unlike in March) Upcoming Elections Go Smoothlyand hours due to a massive cutback in voting locations. At the panel, Kirkpatr
There's a Voting Rights Forum in Phoenix This Week So (Unlike in March) Upcoming Elections Go Smoothly
Tucson Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
and hours due to a massive cutback in voting locations. At the panel, Kirkpatrick, Gallego and representatives of the African-American, Latino/Mexican American communities, the state's Department of Education, as well as other statewide... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Faith Muthambi - Community Broadcast Stakeholder Engagement Workshopand environment of community media. I am well aware of the importance of the c
Minister Faith Muthambi - Community Broadcast Stakeholder Engagement Workshop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and environment of community media. I am well aware of the importance of the community broadcasting sector to South African life. My Ministry is also concerned about the governance of the sector and its funding. We want to see improvements... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twenty Five More ExitsZealand is doing a New Zexit from the Commonwealth of Nations and France has se
Twenty Five More Exits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Zealand is doing a New Zexit from the Commonwealth of Nations and France has served notice of a Frexit from the Franco-African Summit to protest Chinese and Indian copycat-ism with Sino-Africa and India-Africa Summits. Germany is about to do a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ellen's Job Increasesthe organization in the past year, paid tribute to Dr. Kadre Désiré Ouadraogo f
Ellen's Job Increases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the organization in the past year, paid tribute to Dr. Kadre Désiré Ouadraogo for the able manner in which he managed the affairs of the Community as President of the ECOWAS Commission, and congratulated his successor, His Excellency Marcel Alain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Know the 'Constituents' of Liberia's ICT and Telecommunications SectorDepartment of Telecommunications and Technical Services. The Ministry is headed
Know the 'Constituents' of Liberia's ICT and Telecommunications Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Department of Telecommunications and Technical Services. The Ministry is headed by Dr. Frederick B. Norkeh. Dr. Norkeh is American-trained professional and one of the few Liberians who served in professional/managerial roles in corporate America.... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton mayor hires police communications director despite grievance, criticismannounced the appointment of Brockton resident and city native Darren Duarte, w
Brockton mayor hires police communications director despite grievance, criticism
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
announced the appointment of Brockton resident and city native Darren Duarte, who last worked as the director of public affairs for the Massachusetts Department of Corrections, during a prostate cancer awareness event co-hosted by the Brockton... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A National Blightof Nigeria, casting a shadow on Nigeria's National Assembly, the International
A National Blight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of Nigeria, casting a shadow on Nigeria's National Assembly, the International Visitor Leadership Programme, and to the American hosts' impression of Nigeria as a whole. "Such conduct could affect some participants' ability to travel to the... Read more
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The Inyo Register
June 19)eclipse of June 19, 1917. 1934 – The Communications Act of 1934 establishes th
June 19)
The Inyo Register / Posted 11 days ago
eclipse of June 19, 1917. 1934 – The Communications Act of 1934 establishes the United States' Federal Communications Commission (FCC). 1936 – The solar eclipse of June 19, 1936. 1944 – World War II: First day of the Battle of the Philippine... Read more
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Quartz
The African Union is introducing a single passport to make travel on the continent easier for Africans — Quartz BORDERLESS When heads of state...
The African Union is introducing a single passport to make travel on the continent easier for Africans
Quartz / Posted 11 days ago
— Quartz BORDERLESS When heads of state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Probes Three Members On Allegations of Sex Solicitation in U.S.that he would institute legal action in the United States against the Marriot H
House Probes Three Members On Allegations of Sex Solicitation in U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
that he would institute legal action in the United States against the Marriot Hotel brand, the Cleveland Council of World Affairs and the US State Department requesting damages, a comprehensive investigation of the allegations to exonerate myself,... Read more
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The Hill
Industry says it has box alternative | National Security Letter debate | Colbert's roller coasterto Tom Wheeler’s set-top box proposal. The plan, pushed by Comcast, NCTA and D
Industry says it has box alternative | National Security Letter debate | Colbert's roller coaster
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
to Tom Wheeler’s set-top box proposal. The plan, pushed by Comcast, NCTA and DirecTV, as well as minority programmers, at commission meetings, would require major television providers to create applications to give customers access to live... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Second Classwe recognize all of them." This year's contemporary inductees are: Kay Kelley
Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Second Class
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
we recognize all of them." This year's contemporary inductees are: Kay Kelley Arnold, former vice president of public affairs for Entergy Corp. and a founding board member of the Arkansas Environmental Defense Alliance and the Little Red River... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Second Classwe recognize all of them." This year's contemporary inductees are: Kay Kelley
Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Second Class
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
we recognize all of them." This year's contemporary inductees are: Kay Kelley Arnold, former vice president of public affairs for Entergy Corp. and founder of the Arkansas Environmental Defense Alliance and the Little Red River... Read more
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Calcutta News
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorderdiscriminatory conduct and unfounded accusations characterize the attitude of t
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorder
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
discriminatory conduct and unfounded accusations characterize the attitude of this Council and of the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights towards Israel." “This Council’s priorities are wide off the mark,”the Israeli ambassador... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A First In Dallas County: Jail Medical Center Named For Latino, African-American LeadersCounty can add a new notch on its 170-year timeline. The first county governmen
A First In Dallas County: Jail Medical Center Named For Latino, African-American Leaders
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
County can add a new notch on its 170-year timeline. The first county government building to be named for a Latino and African-American together was dedicated Monday as The Jesse Everett Gill and Dr. Onésimo Hernández Medical Facility. The... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
A year after deadly church shooting, South Carolina reflectsyear is over, then maybe things will settle down a little bit." The Rev. Dr. B
A year after deadly church shooting, South Carolina reflects
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
year is over, then maybe things will settle down a little bit." The Rev. Dr. Betty Deas Clark, the pastor of the historic African-American church, told The Greenville News her congregation "has healed, is healing and will heal." "There are layers... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A First In Dallas County: New Medical Facility Named For Latino, African-American LeadersCounty can add a new notch on its 170-year timeline. The first city government
A First In Dallas County: New Medical Facility Named For Latino, African-American Leaders
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
County can add a new notch on its 170-year timeline. The first city government building to be named for a Latino and African-American together was dedicated Monday as The Jesse Everett Gill and Dr. Onésimo Hernández Medical Facility. Named... Read more
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Daily News
HRC holds High-Level Panel discussion on the occasion of its tenth anniversaryand the vulnerable must be placed at the heart of all efforts, he concluded. Z
HRC holds High-Level Panel discussion on the occasion of its tenth anniversary
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
and the vulnerable must be placed at the heart of all efforts, he concluded. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, said that the Human Rights Council’s embrace of civil society was unmatched by any forum in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Digby race discrimination case against LU to be re-tried next yearabout 1:30 a.m. Saturday they were deadlocked. Digby, who was hired in 2007 as
Digby race discrimination case against LU to be re-tried next year
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
about 1:30 a.m. Saturday they were deadlocked. Digby, who was hired in 2007 as Lincoln's vice president for Academic Affairs and provost, said she was told May 31, 2011, she had to resign or be fired. She resigned effective June 30. Brown... Read more
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USA Today
A year after deadly church shooting, South Carolina reflectsyear is over, then maybe things will settle down a little bit." The Rev. Dr. B
A year after deadly church shooting, South Carolina reflects
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
year is over, then maybe things will settle down a little bit." The Rev. Dr. Betty Deas Clark, the pastor of the historic African-American church, told The Greenville News her congregation "has healed, is healing and will heal." Reverend Dr.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria and South African Deal and Development of Visa Diplomacy As Basis of Citizen Diplomacydiplomacy as an approach to the management and conduct of Nigeria's foreign rel
Nigeria and South African Deal and Development of Visa Diplomacy As Basis of Citizen Diplomacy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
diplomacy as an approach to the management and conduct of Nigeria's foreign relations. On Wednesday, 8th June, 2016 South African High Commission in Abuja was reported to have unveiled its plan to facilitate the processes of issuance of visa to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
CityMAP planners envision future of downtown Dallas’ aging highwaysWoodall Rodgers and I-35E. The study was spearheaded by Victor Vandergriff, who
CityMAP planners envision future of downtown Dallas’ aging highways
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
Woodall Rodgers and I-35E. The study was spearheaded by Victor Vandergriff, who was appointed to the Texas Transportation Commission, which oversees TxDOT, in 2013. Shortly after his six-year term began, the Arlington lawyer decided that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Devel
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Development Corporations $75,000 to the Human Affairs Commission to create more Community Relations Councils $200,000 for the planned Osprey Village in Beaufort County... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Devel
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 20 days ago
"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Development Corporations $75,000 to the Human Affairs Commission to create more Community Relations Councils $200,000 for the planned Osprey Village in Beaufort County... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Devel
A look at Gov. Haley's line-item budget vetoes
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
"parks, recreational and tourism revitalizations" $100,000 for Community Development Corporations $75,000 to the Human Affairs Commission to create more Community Relations Councils $200,000 for the planned Osprey Village in Beaufort County... Read more
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Slate
Did Muhammad Ali Ever Really Say His Famous Quotes About the Viet Cong?remarks had an instant impact. The governor of Illinois denounced them as “unpa
Did Muhammad Ali Ever Really Say His Famous Quotes About the Viet Cong?
Slate / Posted 21 days ago
remarks had an instant impact. The governor of Illinois denounced them as “unpatriotic.” The state’s athletic commission ordered a hearing to discuss barring Ali from fighting Terrell the next month in Chicago; Ali appeared at that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lincoln University race discrimination trial begins Mondayand former President Carolyn Mahoney of race discrimination — forcing Digby to
Lincoln University race discrimination trial begins Monday
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
and former President Carolyn Mahoney of race discrimination — forcing Digby to "resign or be fired" because she wasn't African American. "On or about May 31, 2011," the lawsuit charged, "Mahoney gave to (Digby) an ultimatum to resign or be... Read more
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Fortune
Muhammad Ali: Why He Matterssophomoric, even if it did rhyme with “Thrilla” and “Manila.”) “Muhammad Ali w
Muhammad Ali: Why He Matters
Fortune / Posted 25 days ago
sophomoric, even if it did rhyme with “Thrilla” and “Manila.”) “Muhammad Ali was not just Muhammad Ali the greatest, the African-American pugilist; he belonged to everyone,” poet Maya Angelou wrote in the 2001 book Muhammad Ali: Through the Eyes... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Statistics show higher arrest rate for local African American drivers, but questions persistBlack motorists in Colorado Springs are cited for traffic violations at a rate
Statistics show higher arrest rate for local African American drivers, but questions persist
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 28 days ago
Black motorists in Colorado Springs are cited for traffic violations at a rate disproportionate to the local African-American population. In fact, blacks received nearly twice the percentage of tickets in a five-year period as their percentage... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio colleges pushed to stop asking applicants about convictionsof the crime. “That just leaped out at me to say, ‘Let’s think about this,’“ R
Ohio colleges pushed to stop asking applicants about convictions
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
of the crime. “That just leaped out at me to say, ‘Let’s think about this,’“ Robert Gatti, vice president of student affairs for Otterbein University, said about the New York study. Otterbein rarely refuses an applicant solely because of a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Stopping the sexual abuse and rape of underage girlscome in many forms. Some rape victims are specifically targeted by their attack
Stopping the sexual abuse and rape of underage girls
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 1 months ago
come in many forms. Some rape victims are specifically targeted by their attackers; others are raped during the commission of a crime, such as a robbery or burglary, a common occurrence in Ghana today. Some rapists commit the crime once... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Rubio says he is out -- for realsince he dropped out of the Republican presidential primary fight in March. Rub
Rubio says he is out -- for real
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 1 months ago
since he dropped out of the Republican presidential primary fight in March. Rubio is a relatively young, telegenic Cuban-American in a party struggling with young and Hispanic voters. Few believe he's run his last campaign. But Rubio has said he... Read more
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