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Onga partners African Center for Developing Education to support brilliant but needy SHS students

Joy Online 14 Apr 2021
Onga in partnership with African Center for Developing Education (ABCDE) has embarked on corporate social responsibility (CSR) project to support brilliantly but needy students in selected Senior High Schools in Accra ... Emmanuel Kwei, a Form 2 student of�Achimota Shs took home the ultimate prize of �2500.
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Lincoln Financial Network Launches African American Financial Professional Network

The Marshall News Messenger 14 Apr 2021
The Network’s core objectives center on inspiring African Americans to pursue opportunities in financial services to increase the overall number of Black financial professionals in the industry; supporting new and experienced LFN African American financial professionals in the ...
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UPDATE - Police in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, Use Stun Grenades, Tear Gas to Disperse Protesters

Urdu Point 14 Apr 2021
... Police in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, used stun grenades and tear gas to disperse protesters after the murder of an African American, a Sputnik correspondent reported.
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Daunte Wright shooting: Officer Kim Potter to be charged over killing

Joy Online 14 Apr 2021
Both she and Police Chief Tim Gannon have quit the Brooklyn Center force ... The death happened in a suburb of Minneapolis, a city already on edge amid the trial of a white ex-police officer accused of murdering African American George Floyd.
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The History Of Unfair Housing In Louisville

LEO Weekly 14 Apr 2021
In honor of National Fair Housing Month, the Metropolitan Housing Coalition and the UofL Oral History Center are inviting African American families to share their stories of housing discrimination on April 27 at 5.30 p.m ... An African American journalist named William Warley and a white realtor named Charles H.
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Minnesota Police Officer Charged with Manslaughter in Daunte Wright Shooting

The Washington Informer 14 Apr 2021
Kim Potter, the former Brooklyn Center police officer who resigned after fatally shooting unarmed 20-year-old Daunte Wright Sr., has been charged with second-degree manslaughter ... Potter, who is white and a 26-year veteran of the force, said she mistook her firearm for a Taser when she shot the young African American father.
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Housing advocates want equity provisions in infrastructure bill

Finger Lakes Times 14 Apr 2021
Witnesses urged senators to bake provisions to ensure equity into President Joe Biden’s proposed infrastructure package or they would risk repeating a history of public investments that locked African Americans and minorities out of buying homes and building wealth ... “That had a disparate impact on African Americans.
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UPDATE - US Police Use Force to Push Back Rioters as Minnesota Protests Enter 3rd ...

Urdu Point 14 Apr 2021
Potter and the Brooklyn Center police chief Tim Gannon resigned on Tuesday ... Brooklyn Center borders the city of Minneapolis where the in-custody death of another African American, George Floyd, sparked a nationwide campaign against racially motivated police brutality.
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New Virginia travel map and app offers a tour into the Black experience during the ...

Daily Press 14 Apr 2021
The new Road to Freedom tour guide is a curated trek into the African American experience during the Civil War era. It is available for print at visitor centers around the state and also available as a web and phone app ... .
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Daunte Wright shooting: Police resignations fail to ease unrest over death

Business Ghana 14 Apr 2021
Chief Tim Gannon and Officer Kim Potter have quit the Brooklyn Center force ... The death happened in a suburb of Minneapolis, a city already on edge amid the trial of a white ex-police officer accused of murdering African American George Floyd ... A victory for protesters in Brooklyn Center.
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The Real Reason for Daunte Wright’s Death

The American Spectator 14 Apr 2021
Should he have been shot dead on Sunday by a Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, police officer? Why, no, he shouldn’t have been ... Mike Elliott, the African American Democrat mayor of Brooklyn Center, seems pretty intent on throwing under the bus as many underlings as possible in order to save himself, but he probably ought to go, too.
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House Rep. Cori Bush says white cop who shot dead 20-year-old Daunte Wright 'would've known ...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2021
Cori Bush, the progressive first-term member of the House, posted a tweet referencing the now-former Brooklyn Center police officer, Kim Potter ... The now-former Brooklyn Center police officer, Kim Potter (above), fatally shot Wright during a traffic stop on Sunday ... Curfews had been in place for Brooklyn Center, Minneapolis, St.
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Scientology, Anti-Cultists, and Scholars: An Interview with Bernadette Rigal-Cellard

Bitter Winter English 14 Apr 2021
In South Central Los Angeles, in the Inglewood Community Center of the Church of Scientology, I met with several local African Americans and Hispanics who used the facilities of the center to play music, drama etc., and they did not necessarily take Scientology courses.
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