The good news on the rekindling of literacy in our community took center stage at Good News Barbershop in Jonesboro, Ga. Local barbershop owner in conjunction with Clayton County Library hosted an event entitled, “Grooming Boys to Men: The Barbershop Talk” under the theme, “Building a Better World” on Monday, July 31, 2017 from 12:00 – 2:00pm, EST at Good News Barbershop located at 9526 South Main Street, Jonesboro, Ga 30236. Jonesboro Library and Good News Barbershop are interested in “grooming what is in the head as well as what’s on it.” (read more here)
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“Immigrants are vital to New York State’s sustained economic growth,” said Jorge I. Montalvo, Director of the New York State Office for New Americans. “We encourage all New Americans interested in starting or expanding a small business to attend one of these seminars to gain the skills needed in the current economic climate.” (read more)
Dick Gregory, Groundbreaking Comedian and Civil Rights Activist, Dies at 84
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Congresswoman Clarke Introduces Federal Legislation to Remove Confederate Monuments from Military Bases
Brooklyn, N.Y. – Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke announced today a plan to remove Confederate monuments from military bases, by introducing “Honoring Real Patriots Act of 2017,” which would require the Department of Defense to change the name of any military installation or other property under its control currently named for individuals who fought against the United States during the Civil War or supported the Confederacy’s war efforts.
The legislation follows requests by Congresswoman Clarke and her colleagues in the Brooklyn Congressional delegation that the Department of the Army change the names of two streets at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn that are now named for Confederate generals. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, and other community leaders have since joined in calling for the name change. These requests have been refused by the Army. (read more)
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Today we usher in The Independent Book Music Short Film Fashion Festival to celebrate those who have been credentialed in their field of endeavor for their tenacity and attention to their dream through their commitment, consistency and credibility through action.
The Independent Book Music & Short Film Festival is the premier event for the Atlanta-based Web radio concern and will become an annual event streamed LIVE through a licensing agreement with its partnership with ComeSeeTv, USA. Several premier entrepreneur business ventures will be unveiled during the event. (read more)