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PEACE: Standing on strong shoulders

November 12, 2019 by  
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As you look into the mirror and see the person you are — and all that you have overcome to bring you to the space you’re in right now — remember one thing: you are a legacy of someone else’s sacrifice. The tides may change and time moves on, but it is important to remember that someone was here before you. Someone took […]

NUBIAN WELLNESS: Keep telling your story

November 1, 2019 by  
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This October marks our accomplishments 10 months deep into the second decade of the 21st century on the Gregorian calendar. Congratulations! BY TIFFANY MAYES EHOLOR I wear a necklace every day, and people from around the world often ask about the meaning of the symbol on it. I explain that it is a bird flying forward while its head turned […]

Gospel Guru of Vegas

November 1, 2019 by  
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Aaron Arrington celebrates 10 years of faith, friendship and fellowship with the Facebook Chorale. A native son of Las Vegas, Aaron Arrington was raised in the local church and, while growing up, played a huge part in the music department. Choir-directing is one of his many passions — and when planning his 40th birthday celebration 10 years ago, he began connecting with friends from around the Las Vegas Valley that […]

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

November 1, 2019 by  
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Get up, stand up! BY DR. ELLEN BROWN In just over one year, it will be November 3, 2020 — the day when American citizens who took the time to become registered to vote may exercise their power in determining the next President of the United States. In 1975, Bob Marley released the song, “Get Up, Stand Up” which was about taking Action to avoid oppression. While the song […]

U-CAN do it

November 1, 2019 by  
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Commissioner Weekly brings a renowned Black College Fair to the community. Over twenty Historic Black College & University recruiters descended on Las Vegas for the 20th Annual Historically Black College & Universities Recruitment Fair, which took place at the Doolittle Community Center. Over 2,000 community youth attended the free event, presented by the United College Action Network (U-CAN) in partnership with Clark County Commission Vice Chairman Lawrence Weekly. […]

PEACE: Peace in the movement

November 1, 2019 by  
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We all experience anxiety and tension. Many times it is because our “overthinking” is moving faster than our physical body. There is an old saying: “If you can’t do anything about a situation right at that moment—then it’s best to throw it out of your mind.” It is not good to have negative thoughts disrupt your mind, body and soul. There is a […]

Greek Yard Show

May 22, 2019 by  
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It’s a Greek Yard Show on the plaza! The Black Student Organization held its For the Culture Spirit Week and invited members of the Divine 9 to campus to meet students on Wednesday May 1st.

Black Image Community Billboard – May 2019

May 22, 2019 by  
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Radio Frequency

May 22, 2019 by  
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How a local performer is taking her talents to the airwaves.  Songstress and producer Ariella Azmarellda Blu is usually performing live on stages around the country — but now she has planted new roots as a radio talk show host for KUNV 91.5 FM. “It is such as blessing to join EMG UNLV Rebel Radio […]

NUBIAN WELLNESS: Light outshines darkness — every time

May 22, 2019 by  
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Light outshines darkness — every time BY TIFFANY MAYES EHOLOR   Happy month of May, family! It’s check in time. We are almost halfway through 2019. How is everyone feeling? Time flies when you’re getting things done, doesn’t it? Let us give thanks for all that is. Let us give thanks for the light of […]

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