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Quartz
Prince quietly helped launch a coding program for inner city youthminority backgrounds enter the tech world. The idea for the program came from
Prince quietly helped launch a coding program for inner city youth
Quartz / Posted 58 minutes ago
minority backgrounds enter the tech world. The idea for the program came from a conversation between Prince and his friend Van Jones, who heads Rebuild the Dream charity, following the 2012 shooting of teenager Travoyn Martin. The program is... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Larry Wilmore Underwhelms at White House Correspondents' Dinnercelebrity arrivals were treated to the sight of notables ranging from Bryan Cra
Critic's Notebook: Larry Wilmore Underwhelms at White House Correspondents' Dinner
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 hours ago
celebrity arrivals were treated to the sight of notables ranging from Bryan Cranston to Aretha Franklin, Rachel McAdams to Van Jones. Rather than have someone on the scene interviewing the movie stars and journalists, the network had off-site... Read more
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CBS News
White House Correspondents' Dinner red carpetCandace Cameron-Bure attend the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association D
White House Correspondents' Dinner red carpet
CBS News / Posted 16 hours ago
Candace Cameron-Bure attend the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. Van Jones attends the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 30, 2016 in Washington, DC. Soccer... Read more
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Billboard
Will Prince's Estate and Icon Status Grow After His Death?the Los Angeles law firm Kaye Scholer, who had executed the 2014 Warner Bros. d
Will Prince's Estate and Icon Status Grow After His Death?
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
the Los Angeles law firm Kaye Scholer, who had executed the 2014 Warner Bros. deal along with former Barack Obama insider Van Jones. His longest standing, although sporadic, recent associate was entertainment lawyer L. Londell McMillan, who... Read more
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CNN
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrityhotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " His comedy No one loved a good
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrity
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " His comedy No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him "a comic genius." "He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Prince: Superstar and Secret Humanitarianby his middle and surname, “Rogers Nelson.” In an interview with Don Lemon, CN
Prince: Superstar and Secret Humanitarian
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
by his middle and surname, “Rogers Nelson.” In an interview with Don Lemon, CNN political commentator and close friend Van Jones pushed back tears to say it's time to "quit talking just about the music" by letting the world know music is just... Read more
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Crikey
Guy Rundle: Donald Trump makes clean sweep in US primariesVan Jones: I refuse to adapt to the craziness of what’s going on! Anderson Coop
Guy Rundle: Donald Trump makes clean sweep in US primaries
Crikey / Posted 4 days ago
Van Jones: I refuse to adapt to the craziness of what’s going on! Anderson Cooper: Could you be more specific? — CNN, tonight Donald Trump has had a clean sweep in the today’s primaries, centred on Pennsylvania, and taking in Maryland, Delaware,... Read more
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Billboard
Prince, Minneapolis, and a Public Wake: Finding the Man in the Stories of a Citytied to the compound's chainlink fence. They were greeted at the gate by Mauric
Prince, Minneapolis, and a Public Wake: Finding the Man in the Stories of a City
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
tied to the compound's chainlink fence. They were greeted at the gate by Maurice Phillips, Prince's brother-in-law. Van Jones, former environmental advisor to President Obama, activist and professor, walked briskly inside and out. One... Read more
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Salon.com
Charles Koch goes full Tyrion Lannister: His threat to back Hillary hints at the brothers’ devious game of thronesmany individuals and institutions far outside the conservative comfort zone, in
Charles Koch goes full Tyrion Lannister: His threat to back Hillary hints at the brothers’ devious game of thrones
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
many individuals and institutions far outside the conservative comfort zone, including the ACLU, the MacArthur Foundation, Van Jones, and Black Lives Matter activist turned Baltimore mayoral candidate DeRay Mckesson. Similarly, the Kochs are not... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: Tom Steyer putting $25 million into millennial campaignRep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) is among the speakers. Prince was secretly the main
Overnight Energy: Tom Steyer putting $25 million into millennial campaign
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) is among the speakers. Prince was secretly the main financial force behind Green for All, Van Jones’ group that worked to bring solar panels to low-income areas and otherwise connect environmental activism to class... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
New Details Emerge About Prince's Philanthropic Efforts in East Bayprofound impact. Two of Prince’s charity efforts were focused in Oakand. In a
New Details Emerge About Prince's Philanthropic Efforts in East Bay
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
profound impact. Two of Prince’s charity efforts were focused in Oakand. In a recent sit down with CNN, political activist Van Jones revealed that the legendary musician was privately funding Green For All, an environment group which aims to push... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Prince's Complicated Relationship With Technologythe entertainment industry and reshaped the relationship between artist and fan
Prince's Complicated Relationship With Technology
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
the entertainment industry and reshaped the relationship between artist and fan." Prince also encouraged his friend Van Jones to start Oakland nonprofit #YesWeCode as a way to introduce minorities to technology. The idea, Jones told CNN's... Read more
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Fortune
Prince Secretly Funded Solar Tech In Oaklandturns out he had a secret life as a clean energy philanthropist. According to
Prince Secretly Funded Solar Tech In Oakland
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
turns out he had a secret life as a clean energy philanthropist. According to Prince’s friend and longtime green advocate Van Jones, Prince was a major backer of Jones’s group Green For All, which has worked on installing solar panels on the roofs... Read more
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Breitbart
Meet Sanders’ Secret Organizing Weapon Who Worked to Defeat the Tea PartyDemocracy Now! and even Color of Change, an advocacy group founded by President
Meet Sanders’ Secret Organizing Weapon Who Worked to Defeat the Tea Party
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
Democracy Now! and even Color of Change, an advocacy group founded by President Obama’s disgraced former “green jobs” czar Van Jones. CREDO Action has donated to the Soros-funded Brennan Center for Justice, Doctors Without Borders, 350.org and... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes activism
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing (hash)YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Salon.com
5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Paul LePage is really this sadisticshould get to use whatever bathroom she wants. Whoa. Impressive. It’s a low ba
5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Paul LePage is really this sadistic
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
should get to use whatever bathroom she wants. Whoa. Impressive. It’s a low bar for Trump in general, of course. Or as Van Jones put it to Bill Maher Friday night, “Just because he didn’t drop trou [translation, trousers] in one speech, doesn’t... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrityGo back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a go
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrity
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
Go back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him "a comic genius." "He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrityGo back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ‘ ” No one loved a go
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrity
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
Go back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ‘ ” No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him “a comic genius.” “He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
New Details Emerge About Prince's Philanthropic Efforts in East Bayprofound impact. Two of Prince’s charity efforts were focused in Oakand. In a
New Details Emerge About Prince's Philanthropic Efforts in East Bay
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
profound impact. Two of Prince’s charity efforts were focused in Oakand. In a recent sit down with CNN, political activist Van Jones revealed that the legendary musician was privately funding Green For All, an environment group which aims to push... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Prince’s legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Prince’s legacy includes black activism
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said after Martin’s death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more minorities... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Billboard
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activism
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrityGo back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a go
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrity
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
Go back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him "a comic genius." "He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrityGo back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ‘ ” No one loved a go
How Prince stayed so private in the age of celebrity
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
Go back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ‘ ” No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him “a comic genius.” “He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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ABC News
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activism
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrityGo back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a go
Prince stayed private in the age of celebrity
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
Go back to the hotel, we leave for Miami in the morning. ' " No one loved a good jest better than Prince. CNN commentator Van Jones was a good friend of Prince, and called him "a comic genius." "He could easily have given Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond Music, Prince's Legacy Includes Black Activism
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin’s death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Boston Herald
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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ABC Montana
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activismteen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al S
Beyond music, Prince's legacy includes black activism
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
teen was shot to death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012, the Rev. Al Sharpton said recently on MSNBC. Activist Van Jones said that after Martin's death, Prince was influential in establishing #YesWeCode, an initiative to get more... Read more
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