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National Black College Alumni Hall Of Fame Foundation: 30 Years Of Showcasing The Legacy Of HBCUs Sept. 23-27, 2015

When the 30th Annual Alumni Hall of Fame Weekend happens next month in Atlanta, National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Chairman Thomas Dortch says, “thousands are set to be dazzled.” He says that it will be the “most spectacular conference weekend thus far.” The five-day event, September 23-27, will include the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Andrew Young Legacy Lecture Series, Competition of Black College Queens, Legacy Lecture Series: A Call to Manhood, Legacy Lecture Series: A Call to Womanhood, Black College Invitational Golf Tournament, and the Legacy of Leaders Awards Luncheon. 70 more words

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Thursday Morning In V103 News: TV Anchor Who Knew Alleged Shooter In TV Killings Tells Maria Boynton "I Am Heart Broken".

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A television news anchor who worked with the alleged gunman in the TV news deaths today tells me that she looked at Vester Lee Flanagan as “someone who was very nice”. 105 more words

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Racism And The Confederacy: Coca Cola Being Asked To Stop Sponsoring Events At Stone Mountain.

The orange banner read “Heritage of Hate: Coke stop sponsoring racism”. It was attached to balloons and was meant to obscure the face of Stone Mountain, inside the park bearing the same name, about 30 miles outside Atlanta, Ga. 138 more words

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DeKalb Taser Death By Cop: "Running From Police Should Not Be A Death Sentence"

Attorney Leighton Moore says the DeKalb County police officer who tased Troy Robinson on August 6, 2015, violated Taser policy. According to Moore, “The Taser policy actually says it will cause most everyone to fall. 187 more words

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DeKalb Taser Death By Cop: "Running From Police Should Not Be A Death Sentence"

Attorney Leighton Moore says the DeKalb County police officer who tased Troy Robinson on August 6, 2015, violated Taser policy. According to Moore, “The Taser policy actually says it will cause most everyone to fall. 186 more words

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Julian Bond: Being Remembered As A Rebel With A Cause Who Questioned The Status Quo

Bunnie Jackson-Ransom says there will never be another person who did it like Julian Bond. “He was an amazing man”, says Jackson-Ransom, former wife of the late Atlanta mayor Maynard Jackson. 54 more words

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Julian Bond: Being Remembered As A Rebel With A Cause Who Questioned The Status Quo

Bunnie Jackson-Ransom says there will never be another person who did it like Julian Bond. “He was an amazing man”, says Jackson-Ransom, former wife of the late Atlanta mayor Maynard Jackson. 55 more words

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