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Why 76ers were wrong for banning Sevyn Streeter for wearing ‘We Matter’ shirt

Sevyn Streeter was excited to be chosen by the Philadelphia 76ers to sing the national anthem for the team’s home opener. But Streeter also wanted to express herself during the performance. Dressed in all-black, Streeter’s

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2016 Leadership for Women Summit life-changing for every attendee

The third annual Leadership for Women Summit powered by Comcast was a phenomenal event. Held Oct. 22 at the Hotel St. Regis in Detroit, it was life-altering for every woman in the room. Speakers shared

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Millennials and Gen X are ready to lead

Millennials and Gen X’ers are the exact opposite of the previous generations that came before them. They know what they want and are poised to get it. Is it the heightened media focus on celebrities, superstars,
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Reaching back: How David Shands is saving lives with his success

One sad thing that has constantly been said about the Black community is that we have the “crabs in a bucket” mentality. Meaning, we will go out of our way to ensure the person next to us doesn’t
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Police hunt for jealous woman who gunned down rival over a man

Police in Douglas County, Georgia are on the hunt for a jealous woman who killed over a man. Law enforcement officials are stating that Nyla Foster and Shontori Gooden were arguing in a parking lot

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Man stabs fellow member during church service

It was a tragic morning during the early service at St. Paul AME Shaw Church, in Wedgefield, South Carolina. Around 9:20 a.m. during the service, Billy Lewis, 65, suddenly stood and began stabbing the man

5 Black social media stars who made a lot of money after starting on Vine

  Vine will apparently go the way of MySpace. After becoming a video app that created social media stars, Twitter has announced that it will cease operations soon. Vine initially stood alone as a video


Nancy J. Lewis pens a professional guide on communicating with millennials

Making the Leap: From Texting to Talking is a practical career guide for business professionals penned by Nancy J. Lewis and Gavin J. Lane. “I am convinced that as you read this book, you will appreciate

Kevin Gates’ brutal kick to female fan ends with jail time

Kevin Gates has been ordered to do time for the crime — aka that brutal kick he delivered to a female fan just over one year ago. As previously reported, on Aug. 31, 2015, the

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Drake blasted for dissing Kid Cudi on his mental illness and drug addiction

Drake sent the internet into a frenzy on the evening of October 23 by releasing new music and revealing a new album. The Toronto native will release More Life in December, which unfolds like a
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