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NAACP chief Ben Jealous to resign

NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous says he wants to spend more time with wife, children. (Photo: Alex Wong, Getty Images) (USA Today) The man who has...

Ghetto Tracker App That Helps Snobs Avoid Poor Gets Nixed Amid Backlash

“Yeah, there’s an app for that!”  The latest app to cause an uproar is called “Ghetto Tracker” for avoiding the rough parts of town....

Politics, Race and Fried Chicken

By Keli Goff (The Root) -- When I first saw the headline about a GOP elected official in trouble for an inappropriate gaffe involving fried...

Voice & Viewpoint Hosts Town Hall on Jobs and Freedom

Last Thursday evening, the Voice & Viewpoint Newspaper hosted a special Town Hall meeting in conjunction with its commemorative march held on August 24...

COMMON GROUND THEATRE PRESENTS “BEFORE IT HITS HOME”

THE FIRST PLAY OF OUR 50th ANNIVERSARY SEASON, Directed by CGT Artistic Director, Charles Patmon, Jr.   This gripping drama portrays an individual and a family coping with a modern and...

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