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Spiritual Verse – August

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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PEACE

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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There is an incomparable sense of peace that comes with living a “three-dimensional” life. It was on this very topic, in April 1967, that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave one of his most impactful speeches. Yes, in those remarks, he urged African-Americans to say, “I’m black and beautiful.” But he also discusses a complete [...]

Donation is a real page-turner

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Celebrating 25 years on the air, Kimberly Bailey Tureaud, longtime host of “Enterprising People” on KCEP, donates more than 2,000 books to the Clark County Library District. To mark a quarter-century of hosting and executive-producing “Enterprising People” on KCEP 88.1 FM, Kimberly Bailey Tureaud has donated over 2,000 books on business to the Clark County [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: Give it a shot: Why vaccinations are now more important than ever

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Give it a shot: Why vaccinations are now more important than ever

Internationally known, locally respected

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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On a journey to South Korea, a young Las Vegas woman seeks to build cultural bridges. Clark County high school student Donntice Dove has been awarded a National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) Scholarship for 2015-16. Donntice will study Korean in South Korea for a year. She is one of only 620 competitively selected [...]

Nevada’s Community Colleges: Your Career Pipeline for the 21st Century

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY FRANK WOODBECK As we enjoy the rebirth of industry and growth of commerce across the state, we all look to participate in and benefit from our “new Nevada.” Citizens from every corner of this state, without regard to their socioeconomic status, can look to the community colleges to provide post-secondary education leading to an [...]

Users’ Guide: The Difference Between Bigotry And Racism

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET With President Obama using the N-word in the broader context of a June discussion of race in America, and South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signing a law to remove the Confederate flag from the state capitol grounds in July, now is a good time for a refresher on the ubiquity of bigotry and [...]

EYE ON BUSINESS: Resist distractions, focus on real issues

EYE ON BUSINESS: Resist distractions, focus on real issues

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: When our leaders reach across the partisan divide, Nevada’s children are the true victors

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY YVETTE WILLIAMS It is an honor to join the Las Vegas Black Image family, and I look forward to sharing a monthly perspective on the social justice and civil rights issues impacting our community. My hero, the late Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, once said, “I am, was, and always will be a catalyst for change.” [...]

Las Vegas Culture Fest returning to Fremont Street Experience

August 5, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Las Vegas Culture Fest returning to Fremont Street Experience