Michael Baisden Launches Mentoring Initiative for Afrikan American Boys

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Baisden adopts a high school class of 28 young men to spark One Dream One Team mentoring agenda. Orlando, FL – When renowned radio personality Michael Baisden posted “A real man takes care of his kids no matter what the relationship is with the mother of the child,” on his Facebook page, he never anticipated the over nine million views or one million plus …

Crazy

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Why is the Black one crazy? The rich and powerful treat us like dirt. They said we were not human, we were beast of burden to do their work. Why is the black one crazy? You made us your slave, 300 hundred years. We work for no money from the cradle to the grave.   They brain washed us so …

Is There Still Ways To Go?

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By Christina Gabrielle Anderson On February 25, 2012, in the Northwest Auditorium, the Afrikan Student Union hosted a Black History Extravaganza that highlighted historical snapshots of our past from Afrika to America. In eras, such as the Harlem Renaissance to the Civil Rights Movement, Afro- Americans were making progressive steps to change. But in our current era, that will one …

Kony 2012 Benefits All Involved

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by Katherine Tucker Kony 2012 is an amazing social movement designed to spread awareness of the Invisible Children of Uganda. The Lord’s Resistance Army is a fanatical rebel group that is responsible for Africa’s longest running armed conflict. Self preservation is his driving force. Kony incorporates religious and military factors to drive his army the way he wants. Kony has …

Beauty of Love

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. Michelle Obama: “One of the things that attracted me to Barack was his emotional honesty. Right off the bat he said what he felt. There are no games with him—he is who he appears to be. I feel fortunate as a woman to have a husband who loves me and shows me …

NBA Lockout Over

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NBA Lockout Over By Will Edem The NBA Owners and Players have reached a tentative deal to end 149 day lockout. This news comes as a surprise because during the lockouts  the NBA Player’s Association had disbanded and cut off all talk with the Owners of the teams. A secret meeting of about 15 hours was held between both sides …