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HBCU Power Awards Will Honor Civil Rights Legend Andrew Young

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*The HBCU Power Awards has announced that civil rights icon, former Atlanta Mayor, and living legend, Andrew Young will receive the “Icon Award” on Friday, October 27, at Morehouse College. As a senior aide to Martin Luther King Jr. in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) during the 1960s, Andrew Young helped shape the civil […]

John Hope Bryant: Why I Chose Ambassador Andrew Young and Quincy Jones as Mentors

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*Financial literacy entrepreneur John Hope Bryant is passionate about inspiring people so that they can take action to change their lives. He has so far authored five phenomenal books, each meant to positively impact people so that they can take steps to be financially fruitful. In an interview with “Rolling Out,” Bryant said that he […]

Andrew Young’s 90th Birthday Gala Held in Metro Atlanta

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*ATLANTA, Georgia (WGCL) — Saturday night, the City of Atlanta highlighted the life and achievements of civil rights leader Andrew Young, who is celebrating his 90th birthday. A gala was held in his honor to raise money for the Andrew Young Foundation, which supports and promotes education, leadership and human rights. The gala was held […]

Killer Mike: Banking on Greenwood

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*Killer Mike is a Grammy-winning rapper, who has excelled as a songwriter, actor, activist, and entrepreneur.  As of Thursday, Oct. 9, he can add banker to his portfolio of titles. Killer Mike, whose real name is Michael Render, is co-founder of the new Greenwood Bank.  He shares ownership of Greenwood with civil rights icon and […]

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A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “All business is personal… Make your friends before you need them.” — Robert L. Johnson (Source: Entrepreneur Hall of Fame) EUR BIRTHDAYS Sept. 3: Drummer Donald Brewer of Grand Funk Railroad is 70. Musician Redfoo of […]

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A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” ― Maya Angelou EUR BIRTHDAYS Aug. 31: Keyboardist Larry Waddell of Mint Condition is 53. […]

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A page to get motivated, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE You better live every day like your last because one day you’re going to be right. ~ Ray Charles ~ EUR BIRTHDAYS Nov. 17: Entertainer RuPaul is 55. Singer Ronnie DeVoe of New Edition and Bell Biv […]

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*Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE A man can’t ride your back unless it’s […]

Julian Bond Remembered in Atlanta and Nationally with Water Ceremony

*A couple hundred people, including former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young and Martin Luther King III, were on hand to remember Julian Bond on Saturday (Aug. 22) in Atlanta. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the informal ceremony, which took place at the King Center’s reflecting pool, included remembrances of the late civil rights activist as well as […]

Martin Luther King III and Andrew Young to Attend Voting Right Press Conference

*Progressive National Baptist Convention’s Press Conference on Voting Rights Attracts Martin Luther King, III and Andrew Young  (Washington, D.C.). The 54th Annual Session of the Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc. (PNBC) will convene the week of August 2-7, 2015 at the Dallas Hyatt Regency Hotel, 300 Reunion Blvd. in Dallas, TX. The denomination will focus on restoring voter’s rights […]