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NBC News
Immigrant Poet Sonia Guiñansaca: Nostalgia Of Home 'Never Goes Away'on centering those stories. Do you remember your first poem? I'm pretty sure
Immigrant Poet Sonia Guiñansaca: Nostalgia Of Home 'Never Goes Away'
NBC News / Posted yesterday
on centering those stories. Do you remember your first poem? I'm pretty sure I was in Junior High School reading about Frederick Douglass. I had a journal and it was prose about being undocumented. It may have been about my father. I had a... Read more
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New York Post
How Alex Trebek’s son is saving Harlem nightlifea tightknit group that the chef, Cassandra Rhoades, also lives in the building
How Alex Trebek’s son is saving Harlem nightlife
New York Post / Posted yesterday
a tightknit group that the chef, Cassandra Rhoades, also lives in the building the younger Trebek owns at 140th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard, paid for by dad. “We try to create a family with our staff because we’re so small,” he says.... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Say ‘hello’ to historyvote," Potter said. "Back then girls weren't a big thing." Another historical
Say ‘hello’ to history
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
vote," Potter said. "Back then girls weren't a big thing." Another historical figure who experienced prejudice in life was Frederick Douglass. "He was born as a slave," said Grady Meulebroeck. "He taught himself how to read and write. He was... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Honoring Educators on Teacher Appreciation Daybut the Houston Independent School District reopened the facility for children
Honoring Educators on Teacher Appreciation Day
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
but the Houston Independent School District reopened the facility for children of evacuees from Hurricane Katrina. Williams taught at Frederick Douglass Elementary on the West Bank in New Orleans prior to the storm. (Photo by Dave Einsel/Getty Imag... Read more
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Op-Ed News
So Much Money In The Midst Of Broken Humanity -- The Control Of Money Is The Intrinsically Pernicious And Pestiferous Evthat society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neith
So Much Money In The Midst Of Broken Humanity -- The Control Of Money Is The Intrinsically Pernicious And Pestiferous Ev
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe" -- Frederick Douglass "A good person knows the rights of the poor, but wicked people cannot understand such things." --... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Gerry Adams is not a racist' says Republican Tim Brannigan after N-word furorewas inspired and based its approach on the civil rights campaign in the USA. "
'Gerry Adams is not a racist' says Republican Tim Brannigan after N-word furore
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
was inspired and based its approach on the civil rights campaign in the USA. "I have long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice." Former... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Letter: GSU Responds to Arguments Against Graduate Student Unionizationthe future. Cui bono? To the benefit of us all, not just the benefit of a few a
Letter: GSU Responds to Arguments Against Graduate Student Unionization
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 2 days ago
the future. Cui bono? To the benefit of us all, not just the benefit of a few administrators (they’re doing just fine). As Frederick Douglass said: “Power concedes nothing without a demand; it never has and it never will.” —The Organizing... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Researchers delve into rare Frederick Douglass photo mysteryResearchers are trying to determine where and when a rare photograph of Frederi
Researchers delve into rare Frederick Douglass photo mystery
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
Researchers are trying to determine where and when a rare photograph of Frederick Douglass was taken. The full-plate daguerreotype of the 19th-century abolitionist belongs to the Onondaga Historical Association in Syracuse. The Post-Standard of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Researchers delve into rare Frederick Douglass photo mysterySYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Researchers in upstate New York are trying to determine w
Researchers delve into rare Frederick Douglass photo mystery
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Researchers in upstate New York are trying to determine where and when a rare photograph of Frederick Douglass was taken. The full-plate daguerreotype of the 19th-century abolitionist belongs to the Onondaga Historical... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gerry Adams apologises and admits his tweet using N-word was 'inappropriate'was inspired and based its approach on the civil rights campaign in the USA. "
Gerry Adams apologises and admits his tweet using N-word was 'inappropriate'
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
was inspired and based its approach on the civil rights campaign in the USA. "I have long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice." Update -... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gerry Adams forced to apologise for N-word slur on Twitterwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that.” Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams forced to apologise for N-word slur on Twitter
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that.” Mr Adams said he has “long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice”. The... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Northern Echo
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Northern Echo / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Streatham Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Bury Times
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Bury Times / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Gazette
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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guardian-series
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Harrow Times
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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This is West Country
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Gazette News
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Bolton News
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwe stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he h
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
we stood up for ourselves. We need to continue to do that." Mr Adams said he has " long been inspired by Harriet Tubman; Frederick Douglass; Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King and Malcolm X who stood up for themselves and for justice". The... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island college, high school, local sports scheduleSilver Lake, 4 Sea vs. Fontbonne, South Shore, 4 Villa vs. Hill, Silver Lake,
Staten Island college, high school, local sports schedule
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
Silver Lake, 4 Sea vs. Fontbonne, South Shore, 4 Villa vs. Hill, Silver Lake, 4 Bishop Kearney vs. NDA, Dyker, 4 Frederick Douglass vs. Tottenville, RIsland's Island, 4 Philip Randolph vs. Susan Wagner, RIsland, 4 Stuyvesant vs. New... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Jamie Stiehm: The way of the world, Hamilton, Jackson and Tubmanbut some scholars say it may have been just under 100. Like most born into slav
Jamie Stiehm: The way of the world, Hamilton, Jackson and Tubman
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
but some scholars say it may have been just under 100. Like most born into slavery, she was illiterate. Also a Marylander, Frederick Douglass was born nearby on a rich plantation about the same time. Tubman's life was about crossing treacherous... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island college, high school and local scheduleSilver Lake, 4 Sea vs. Fontbonne, South Shore, 4 Villa vs. Hill, Silver Lake,
Staten Island college, high school and local schedule
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
Silver Lake, 4 Sea vs. Fontbonne, South Shore, 4 Villa vs. Hill, Silver Lake, 4 Bishop Kearney vs. NDA, Dyker, 4 Frederick Douglass vs. Tottenville, RIsland's Island, 4 Philip Randolph vs. Susan Wagner, RIsland, 4 Stuyvesant vs. New... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tubman is worthy but don’t consign Jackson to junk heapheld in bondage in early America and of our country’s greatest reform movement,
Tubman is worthy but don’t consign Jackson to junk heap
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
held in bondage in early America and of our country’s greatest reform movement, abolitionism. (If gender weren’t an issue, Frederick Douglass would be a natural — besides his own extraordinary personal story and contributions to abolitionism, his... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
"Heavy Hitting Diva" Lives & Trains In Baltimoreof US Boxing.) She also holds down three jobs, goes to school and takes care of
"Heavy Hitting Diva" Lives & Trains In Baltimore
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
of US Boxing.) She also holds down three jobs, goes to school and takes care of her mother. Franchon was a student at Frederick Douglass High, dreaming of being a singer when she was told boxing would help her lose weight. In 2005 at 17, she... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Douglass High, USDA look to train a generation of urban farmersSix raised garden beds appeared behind Frederick Douglass High School this week
Douglass High, USDA look to train a generation of urban farmers
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Six raised garden beds appeared behind Frederick Douglass High School this week containing rows of spinach, broccoli, cucumbers and "supersonic" tomatoes. Nine new trees nearby will one day produce apples, pears, figs and a fruit known as... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
USDA Offers Urban Farmers An Online ToolkitAgriculture program is showing students how to create farm to table to career.
USDA Offers Urban Farmers An Online Toolkit
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
Agriculture program is showing students how to create farm to table to career. Underneath the soil of an urban garden at Frederick Douglass High School in northwest Baltimore is a career path students can bank on. Department of Agriculture... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Write back to the start: Nashville songwriter about No. 1 hits, Jim Thorpe and the inaugural Oklahoma Songwriter’s Festivalwhat it's like to make it as a songwriter. Q: You're fresh from writing a thea
Write back to the start: Nashville songwriter about No. 1 hits, Jim Thorpe and the inaugural Oklahoma Songwriter’s Festival
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
what it's like to make it as a songwriter. Q: You're fresh from writing a theatrical production based on an adaptation of Frederick Douglass' first autobiography, "Narrative of the Life of an American Slave." I understand you've also tackled a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Former Raven Ray Lewis releases video critical of Black Lives Matter movement10 a.m. Thursday. The group of Ravens, about 25 strong, walked quietly up North
Former Raven Ray Lewis releases video critical of Black Lives Matter movement
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
10 a.m. Thursday. The group of Ravens, about 25 strong, walked quietly up North Pulaski Street, crossed North Avenue and then headed up a hill toward Frederick Douglass High School. Ray Lewis, the team’s former linebacker, hung toward the ba... Read more
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OJornal News
In your communityby the Cape Verdean Students Association, the Black Studies Program, the Depart
In your community
OJornal News / Posted 6 days ago
by the Cape Verdean Students Association, the Black Studies Program, the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, and the Frederick Douglass Unity House. The program is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. BCC to... Read more
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The Daily Record
US Ag secretary, celebrity chef among visitors to Baltimore schoolVilsack is visiting a Baltimore high school to highlight opportunities in urban
US Ag secretary, celebrity chef among visitors to Baltimore school
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Vilsack is visiting a Baltimore high school to highlight opportunities in urban agriculture. The event Friday afternoon at Frederick Douglass High School also includes celebrity chef Kwame Onwuachi and Broderick Johnson, chairman of the My... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
2nd Annual TN History For Kids Will Be Held In AugustCounty Dept Education history tent revival will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 9. Th
2nd Annual TN History For Kids Will Be Held In August
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
County Dept Education history tent revival will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 9. This year's event will include speakers on Frederick Douglass, the Scopes Trial, Cherokee culture, the Federal Reserve, the Civil War battles of Chattanooga, the... Read more
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Daily Record
NJAC results from Thursday's Penn Relays eventsWakefield (Raleigh, N.C.) 43.59m (143-0); 7. Maura Kimmel Moniteau (West Sunbur
NJAC results from Thursday's Penn Relays events
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Wakefield (Raleigh, N.C.) 43.59m (143-0); 7. Maura Kimmel Moniteau (West Sunbury, Pa.) 43.04m (141-2); 8. Seasons Usual Frederick Douglass (Upper Marlboro, Md.) 42.68m (140-0); 9. Shyledeen Smith Petersfield (Westmoreland, Jamaica) 41.37m... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day of Reconciliation in Baltimore marks riot anniversarytheir babies, fathers to come get their children," Pugh said. "Because at that
Day of Reconciliation in Baltimore marks riot anniversary
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
their babies, fathers to come get their children," Pugh said. "Because at that same time, our school across the street, (Frederick Douglass High School), was letting out, and I wanted us to have peace in our streets. "So I just felt compelled to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Frederick Douglass forum about Freddie Gray unrest Frederick Douglass High School students host a forum to discuss the year sinc
Frederick Douglass forum about Freddie Gray unrest
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Frederick Douglass High School students host a forum to discuss the year since the unrest after Freddie Gray's death. (Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun video) Frederick Douglass High School students... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
One year later, a look both backward and forward from the riotOne year ago, the voices of Frederick Douglass High School students were barely
One year later, a look both backward and forward from the riot
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
One year ago, the voices of Frederick Douglass High School students were barely heard as they were depicted as the spark that ignited the riot after the funeral of Freddie Gray. One year ago and across town, the Mary Harvin Senior Center under... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Franklin C. Kennedy, doo-wop singer, dieshe was the son of Thomas Kennedy and Mary Ann Kennedy. He was raised on North
Franklin C. Kennedy, doo-wop singer, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
he was the son of Thomas Kennedy and Mary Ann Kennedy. He was raised on North Schroeder Street and was a 1967 graduate of Frederick Douglass High School. He served in the Army in Germany. He and a group of friends gained local acclaim after... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
One year after Baltimore riots, Frederick Douglass students seek to reclaim narrative of what happenedOne year ago today, the voices of Frederick Douglass High School students were
One year after Baltimore riots, Frederick Douglass students seek to reclaim narrative of what happened
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
One year ago today, the voices of Frederick Douglass High School students were mere footnotes after riot scenes projected worldwide from neighboring Mondawmin Mall portrayed the school as the epicenter of chaos, and the students as the culprits. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Events planned Wednesday to recognize anniversary of Baltimore unresta series of commemorative events are planned for Wednesday, the anniversary of
Events planned Wednesday to recognize anniversary of Baltimore unrest
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
a series of commemorative events are planned for Wednesday, the anniversary of the Baltimore unrest. •The orange shirts of Frederick Douglass High School students were obvious in footage of the unrest. Teenagers at the Mondawmin school are holding... Read more
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