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News in pictures: Tuesday, June 28, 2022

The Times/The Sunday Times 28 Jun 2022
AMIR COHEN/REUTERS ... YU JING/GETTY IMAGES. Sponsored ... JANE BARLOW/PA ... Craig, a 50-year-old African Bush Elephant, also known as an African Savanna elephant, lives in Amboseli National Park, Kenya ... Osman Salih, founder of the Sudan Animal Rescue Center, holds an African lion cub during medical checks in Al Bageir, near the Sudanese capital of Khartoum ... .
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Today's events for June 28

The Post and Courier 28 Jun 2022
A job fair will be held Wednesday at the Tri-Development Center, 1016 Vaucluse Road ... Saturday at the Highfields Event Center, 118 Gaston Road ... Saturday at the Smith-Hazel Recreation Center Pool, 416 Kershaw St ... Price Aiken Senior and Youth Center ... Wednesday, July 29, at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St.
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AfDB approves establishment of African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation to boost sector's industry

Egypt Today 27 Jun 2022
The Foundation will work with African governments, research and development centers of excellence to strengthen the regional pharmaceutical and vaccine innovation ecosystem for Africa and build skills of the kind needed for the pharmaceutical sector to flourish.  ... Rwanda will host the African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation.
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Plans to melt down Robert E. Lee statue on hold while lawsuit plays out

Wtop 27 Jun 2022
The statue has been taken down and has been cut into pieces already, but The Washington Post reported the museum it was donated to — the Black-led Jefferson School African American Heritage Center — is ...
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Avery Research Center Receives Rare Recording of MLK Speech in Charleston as Part of New Collection

Eagle-Tribune 27 Jun 2022
Charleston, South Carolina, June 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capping a week of Juneteenth celebrations across the United States, the College of Charleston’s Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture is pleased to announce receipt of materials that will offer ...
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Art Against Violence exhibit in Pittsburgh helping to bring awareness to domestic violence

WPXI 27 Jun 2022
PITTSBURGH — Dolls are helping to bring attention and awareness to domestic violence. Sunday, an Art Against Violence exhibit was on display at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. Part of the exhibit are dolls — Alina’s Dolls ... On Monday, Alina’s Light is organizing a roundtable discussion ... TRENDING NOW ... ©2022 Cox Media Group ....
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Lawsuit seeks to stop Charlottesville Lee statue from being melted down

The Keene Sentinel 27 Jun 2022
The Jefferson School African American Heritage Center wrote in a legal filing this month that it had “disassembled” the bronze sculpture of Lee on horseback, which had stood in a Charlottesville park and been the focal point of the deadly Unite the Right rally in 2017.
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In Tennessee, near-total ban on abortion to take effect within weeks

Murfreesboro Post 27 Jun 2022
CHOICES – the Memphis Center for Reproductive Health will soon end abortion services for the predominantly African-American clientele at their Memphis location, which also serves women in neighboring states such as Mississippi who had already limited access to abortion care.
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Today's events for June 27

The Post and Courier 27 Jun 2022
Price Aiken Senior and Youth Center, 841 Edgefield Ave ... A job fair will be held Wednesday at the Tri-Development Center, 1016 Vaucluse Road ... Saturday at the Highfields Event Center, 118 Gaston Road ... Price Aiken Senior and Youth Center, 841 Edgefield Ave ... Wednesday, July 29, at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, 120 York St.
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African American Museum planned for Las Vegas' Westside

The Dispatch 26 Jun 2022
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas’ Historic Westside community is paving the way for an African American Museum and Cultural Arts Center, as part of its road map to revitalization ... The center will serve as an educational opportunity for museum goers to experience and celebrate the contributions of African Americans.
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African American Museum is planned for Las Vegas' Westside

The Dispatch 26 Jun 2022
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas’ Historic Westside community is paving the way for an African American Museum and Cultural Arts Center, as part of its road map to revitalization ... The center will serve as an educational opportunity for museum goers to experience and celebrate the contributions of African Americans.
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African American Museum planned for Las Vegas’ Westside

The Grio 26 Jun 2022
Las Vegas’ Historic Westside community is paving the way for an African American Museum and Cultural Arts Center, as part of its road map to revitalization ... The center will serve as an educational opportunity for museum goers to experience and celebrate the contributions of African Americans.
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Ethiopian Lidya Tafesse selected for Women’s Afcon 2022

Capital Ethiopia 26 Jun 2022
The Confederation of African ... She was the only woman in the continent of 19 center referees who enforced the laws of the game in the 2020 African Nations Championship in Cameroon, Lidiya has also officiated the FIFA Women’s World Cup and the Africa Women Cup of Nations in the past.
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Key Fletcher: Mosaic Templars Cultural Center her passion

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 26 Jun 2022
Those qualities are on ready display today, as Fletcher leans into her work as director of the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center (MTCC) in Little Rock ... Formed in 2001 as the Mosaic Templars of America Center for African American Culture and Business Enterprise, the museum is dedicated to telling the story of the Black experience in Arkansas.
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Improvements to Diversity and Equity in Johnson City Schools

Kingsport Times-News 26 Jun 2022
Timbs also spoke about the new African American History class that was introduced at Science Hill in 2020 ... According to Timbs, the current teacher of this class goes the extra mile to “incorporate into class the contributions of African Americans to Johnson City and Washington County” often with help from the Langston Center.

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