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An Evening with the Black Judges

The Fort Lauderdale/Broward NAACP hosted “An Evening with the Black Judges” event on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at New Hope Baptist Church. This event afforded the community an opportunity to learn more about the judges and judicial processes. ...

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In the Armed Forces

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Osric C. Manning graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. ...

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The Originator of Black History Month

Far too few people know where the genesis for Black History Month came from. Carter G. Woodson was the second African American to receive a doctorate from Harvard, after W.E.B. Du Bois. Known as the “Father of Black History,” Woodson dedicated his career to the field of African-American history and lobbied extensively to establish Black History Month as a nationwide institution ...

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Do you know Marie M. Daly

Future chemist Marie M. Daly was born on April 16, 1921, in Queens, New York. The pioneering scientist was the first African American woman to receive a Ph.D. in chemistry in the United States, and her groundbreaking work helped clarify how the human body works. ...

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Famed Graffiti Artist Cey Adams is featured arts mean business speaker in March

Business for the Arts Broward (BFA) presents its Arts Mean Business Speaker Series featuring renowned artist Cey Adams discussing “Creating Awareness Through Art” ...

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Delta Eta Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. holds health seminar

On Jan. 8, 2018 The Delta Eta Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. held a health seminar for the public called “Get Fit and Stay Fit”. The seminar took place at the African American Research Library and Culture Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ...

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Celebrating the remarkable life of West Coast Activist Frances Albrier

She was the first African American woman welder in the shipyard industry during World War II and was active in the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), the Brotherhood for Sleeping Car Porters, the National Council for Negro Women (NCNW), and a host of local organizations in the East Bay Area ...

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Dr. Steve Gallon, III recognizes the 2018 5000 Role Models of Excellence Wilson Scholars

At the February Dade County School Board meeting, Dr. Steve Gallon III recognized the 2018 5000 Role Models of Excellence Wilson Scholars. ...

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PARKLAND SHOOTING VIGIL

Insight on the vigil to at Mount Herman African Methodist Episcopal Church. ...

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