Tuesday, October 17, 2017

‘I’m a survivor’

October 2, 2017 by  
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BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to focus on a deadly but detectable disease that affects many women and even some men. According to the website Cancer Facts and Figures for African Americans, Black women have a 6% lower risk of cancer diagnosis than white women — but a 14% higher risk of cancer death. Notably, despite […]

Tyler Perry’s BOO2! In Theaters

‘So much is going on in this country, and I just wanted to have some fun’

FOODIE FEST 2017

September 11, 2017 by  
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Community Speaks

September 10, 2017 by  
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What are your feelings about the state of race relations in Las Vegas? PETE PETERSON Las Vegas has always been the Mississippi of the West. Some Metro Police officers have killed black men when they entered homes without warrants. I think Las Vegas uses inquest and not grand juries when it comes wrongs committed against black people. LOUIE OVERSTREET Race relations suck in Las Vegas — and we aid and abet racism […]

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Congresswoman Maxine Waters: Reclaiming Her Time!

Congresswoman Maxine Waters of California was recently awarded the “Social Humanitarian Award” during BET’s broadcast of “Black Girls Rock.”

‘He was very pro-black’

August 10, 2017 by  
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QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | BILL WHITFIELD In the first installment of a two-part interview, bodyguard Bill Whitfield recalls his life protecting Michael Jackson. If Michael Jackson had lived, August 29 would be his 59th birthday. Millions of fans all over the world are still mourning the loss of his physical, spiritual, and artistic presence — […]

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DRAKE

Drake has become a leading voice in hiphop, with the fusion of bravado and sensitivity that has defined his work.

Senior moment

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