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LGBT Institute’s grand opening at Center for Civil and Human Rights
  ATLANTA — The Center for Civil and Human Rights launched the LGBT Institute to ensure the rights of the lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transsexual…
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Atlanta looking for its first Urban Agriculture Director
ATLANTA –  In order to ensure urbanites have better access to, and an advocate for, healthy local food options, Mayor Kasim Reed announced he will…
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National Minority Prostate Cancer Association Launches ‘Check It & Correct It’ Campaign
  ATLANTA –  The National Minority Prostate Cancer Association will host its “Check It & Correct It” weekend in September to raise awareness about the…
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The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation to host 30th Annual Alumni Hall of Fame Weekend Celebration
This year’s 30th annual Alumni Hall of Fame Weekend Celebration will include a star-studded lineup. Will Packer, producer of such hit movies as Takers, Stomp…

BUSINESS

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Michigan Industrial Sewing Consortium program expands
With Michigan’s mighty manufacturing history at the root of its vision, Detroit Garment Group and Henry Ford College – which in October 2014 launched the state’s Industrial…
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Emmy award winning Joan Collaso at African Arts Festival
Emmy award winning Joan Collaso at African Arts Festival Emmy award winner and international vocalist, Joan Collaso, will grace this years 26 Annual  African Festival…

SPORTS

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Funniest Tom Brady memes after beating Roger Goodell in ‘Deflategate’ suspension
NEW YORK — The only thing that wound up getting deflated in a New York federal courthouse was NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell oversized ego. Tom…
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Tom Brady beats NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on ‘Deflategate’; suspension removed
NEW YORK — Tom Brady does not play defense, but he has just sacked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on the infamous “Deflategate” controversy, as a judge…

ENTERTAINMENT

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What would ‘really’ happen if Kanye West became president?
There are quite a few questionable moments that took place during this year’s 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. However, it’s safe to say that the…
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10 upcoming black biopics to get excited about
Following the success of Straight Outta Compton, many moviegoers are looking forward to see some of the stories of other famous folks on the big…
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POLITICS

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What?!? Malia Obama loves ‘Love and Hip Hop’
A writer and comedian who shared the fact that the the eldest daughter of President Obama loves “Love and Hip Hop,” even though the leader…
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Roland Martin Urges Bill O’Reilly To “Shut The Hell Up” Over Vow To Shut Down #BlackLivesMatter
NewsOne Now's Roland Martin said the Fox News host should "shut the hell up" after his vow to put the protest movement out of business. Then he issued a challenge. Tune in to TV One Thursday at ( a.m ET to see the next round.

ATL BLOG

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George Zimmerman selling Confederate Flag paintings at ‘Muslim-free’ gun store
Really, George? Georga Zimmerman, the man who ambushed and fatally shot Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. in 2012, is now selling Confederate flag paintings out…
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Rachel Dolezal says Black identity is not a costume
In mid-June when Rachel Dolezal was asked on camera, “Are you African-American?” she was left speechless, hesitant and caught off guard. After claiming to misunderstand…

COMMUNITY

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12 Minority NYPD Officers Say They’re Being Punished For Bucking Arrest Quotas
The cops allege a backlash after refusing to carry out quotas for tickets, summons or arrests made in predominantly Black and Latino areas
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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries: Good or Bad?
                        E NOTES By Kai EL’ Zabar Defender Executive Editor Medical Marijuana Dispensaries: Good…

PRAISE

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Christians sound off on premarital sex
Due to societal changes, casual sex has become a norm. Sexual images are seen on social media, portrayed on television and in music. From a…
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Bishop Comes Out As Gay
Bishop Kevin Kanouse, head of the Northern Texas-Northern Louisiana area of the Evangelical Lutheran Church America released a letter to church leaders explaining his announcement. The…

FEATURES

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Ten years after Katrina: Soledad O’Brien recounts devastation in New Orleans
Renowned journalist Soledad O’Brien joined Roland Martin Monday on NewsOne Now to discuss the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and what has changed since the…
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Becoming Belafonte: Author details rise of Civil Rights icon
Author Judith E. Smith talks with NewsOne Now guest host Mo Ivory about her new book, Becoming Belafonte: Black Artist, Public Radical. Smith explained she…
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CNN shocked no violence at ‘Straight Outta Compton’ screenings
There’s been no reports of any shootings, stabbings or killings during Straight Outta Compton‘s opening weekend. Shocking, right? If you think yes, then CNN is right…

EDITORS PICK

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My Black History: Keeping it real in school and life
In the spring of 1968, while growing up in Indianapolis, my mother scooped up me and my three younger siblings and told us that she…

VIEWPOINTS

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Planned Parenthood preys on Blacks to ‘control population’
The Washington Post fact checks the GOP presidential candidate's claim about Margaret Sanger, Planned Parenthood's founder.
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Min. Paul Scott/Straight Outta Con Man: Exposin’ the truth about NWA
“Fool me one time shame on you/Fool me twice can’t put the blame on you”  (No Role Modelz)  – J Cole I’d be lying to…
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