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National Baptist Candidate, Rev. R. B. Holmes, says the Black Church Today Is Too Quiet, Passive, and Disconnected

Tallahassee, Fla. Pastor Dr. R. B. Holmes, whose leadership against hazing and the infamous “stand your ground laws”, has announced his candidacy for the presidency of the National Baptist Convention USA., Inc.

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Black Twitter growing into online force

WASHINGTON (AP) — The hashtag gave it away.

When a Florida jury convicted Michael Dunn of attempted murder, but not actual murder, in the shooting death of black teenager Jordan Davis, the hashtag #dangerousblackkids popped up on Twitter. 845 more words

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Update: Sharpton led march over 'Stand Your Ground'

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – The Rev. Al Sharpton led several hundred people on a march Monday to the state Capitol, where they rallied against Florida’s “stand your ground” law. 714 more words

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Rest With Jesus Trayvon Martin | Tonight Marks Year Two Of His Untimely Murder @TrayvonMartin17 READ MORE

Rest With Jesus Trayvon Martin. Tonight Marks Year Two Of His Untimely Murder.

Two years ago the new old tradition of America resurfaced in a way that shocked the world. 208 more words

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Conversation with a Lil Brown Boy

My husband wrote a poem and posted it on his Facebook page.  I think he has some skillz.  I told him I was going to steal it and paste it in my blog. 357 more words