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Gov. Scott: Prove your commitment to youth with the Trayvon Martin Act

We honor the memory of Trayvon Martin and pay respects to his family. This tragedy serves as a vivid reminder of the pain felt by youth of color in their communities, in which they are profiled, criminalized, and targeted. Unless we take action, nothing will change. The George Zimmerman verdict showed the world that Florida has no value for the life of its children.  After three days of waiting and sleeping ...

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City News: Fort Lauderdale Extends Lien Amnesty Program

Property Owners Have Through September to Take Advantage of Special Offer Fort Lauderdale - For a limited time, the City of Fort Lauderdale is offering financial relief to property owners burdened by outstanding liens.  Qualified neighbors that bring their property into compliance can clear outstanding liens at a significantly reduced rate. This special program was set to expire in June, but the Fort Lauder ...

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Investigate the racial context behind Martin’s death

Investigate the racial context behind Martin’s death ...

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Study: Blacks excluded from juries in the South

Study: Blacks excluded from juries in the South ...

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Florida Memorial University appoints its interim president

The Board of Trustees of Florida Memorial University announces the appointment of Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis as Interim President ...

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FAMU students selected for Santa Barbara Research Scholars Program

Four students from Florida A&M University (FAMU) have been selected to participate in the 2013 UC Santa Barbara–FAMU Educational Evaluation Research Scholars Program: ...

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BTW Foundation marks tenth year of scholarships and grants

The Foundation named two new $1,500 scholarship recipients and announced both a $1,000 academic program and a $500 Teacher of the Year grant. ...

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We are still determined

(In Memory of Trayvon Martin) ...

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