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Twin Sisters Graduate with Identical Grades

NBC News (via NewsOne) | May 28, 2010 Not only do identical twins LaTonya and LaToya harris share the same DNA, they share the same GPA as well. Their grades made them the joint valedictorian for South Garland High School in Texas.

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Usher Introduces His Youth Organization, “New Look”

NBC Nightly News | May 20, 2010

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Youth Programs Aim to Combat Chicago Youth Violence

The Columbia Chronicle | May 2010 West side Chicago youth centers, such as Umoja Student Development hopes to keep kids off the streets and combat the violence within its own neighborhoods. In the wake of Chicago Public school student Derrion Albert’s fatal beating at Fenger High School in Chicago’s south side, the Obama administration called […]

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Black or White: Kids on Race

CNN | May 19, 2010 CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Soledad O’Brien talk with Essence Magazine and a book author about kids’ views on race.

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“It Ain’t My Fault” – Jam Session for Gulf Aid

May 19, 2010 Mos Def, Lenny Kravitz, the Preservation Hall Band, Trombone Shorty, and Tim Robbins teamed up recently to record It Ain’t My Fault to benefit Gulf Aid, a nonprofit created in response to the oil spill off the Louisiana Coast. Check out the video above and if you’re interested in donating to the […]

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A Little Positivity: School in South Side Chicago Sends All Graduates to 4-Year Colleges

ABC News | May 18, 2010

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Denzel Washington and Viola Davis talk about August Wilson’s ‘Fences’

ABC News | April 16, 2010

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Wyclef Jean Urges Public to Remember Haiti

MSNBC | May 14, 2010

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Ethnic Studies Ban Racist?

CNN | May 13, 2010 This week, the Arizona governor signed a bill banning ethnic studies in public schools, suggesting that students are  ”taught to resent or hate other races” in such courses.  Click here for more information on the new law.

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Remembering Lena Horne

ABC News | May 10, 2010 The legendary singer and actress died at age 92.

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