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THE JOURNAL OF BLACKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION Weekly Bulletin July 3, 2003

Kevin41 ·
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This Far By Faith: African-American Spiritual Journeys

Faheem ·
PBS is airing another documentary relevant to our struggle. This one is about how Faith has played a role in the Black experience here in America. Check your local listening because for some reason PBS have a history of showing documentaries...
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Black Women Are Outpacing Black Men in Getting Elected to Public Office

Our Empowerment ·
quote:Black Women Are Outpacing Black Men in Getting Elected to Public Officeby Hazel Trice EdneyNNPA Washington CorrespondentOriginally posted 12/7/2003WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The rate of Black females being elected to public office in America has...
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The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education.-Weekly Bulletin -November 27, 2003

Kevin41 ·
EDITOR'S NOTEHAPPY THANKSGIVING: We at JBHE wish you and your family a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday. THE WHITENESS OF THE DEAN MOVEMENT: "I have in some ways a special relationship with the African-American community. I had two...
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THE JOURNAL OF BLACKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION Weekly Bulletin June 5, 2003

Kevin41 ·
* QUOTE OF THE WEEK: "If the recent economic boom could have been extended for several more years, it would have significantly lowered the overall jobless rates for the black community, especially in the inner-city ghettos, not only for low-skilled...
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THE JOURNAL OF BLACKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION Weekly Bulletin May 29, 2003

Kevin41 ·
* When you see the funding stats for colleges, you'll really wonder why blacks support conservative politicians. They are punitive in every nature of the word politically speaking in terms of black interests and funding. I wonder why some never find...
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The Bible and King James

Afroman ·
'The Bible and King James- http://www.themarcusgarveybbs.com/board/msgs/10554.html by Adib Rashad (RashadM@aol.com) The early Protestants, who were the heirs of the Reformation, exclusively used the Geneva Bible. The Calvinists, the Puritans, and...
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Self-publishing house guides black authors

MBM ·
Self-publishing house guides black authorsCRISTINA BREEN BOLLINGStaff WriterClayton Brown published his first novel in 2002 through an Internet company. But when it came time for his second, "Show a Little Love," which he wrote with five other...
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Georgia Town to Fine Those With Saggy Pants

Cholly ·
News One is reporting that a small town in Georgia has passed a law in which they will fine men who wear “saggy pants” $50 for their first offense. Hampton, Georgia will fine men $100 for the second offense and third-time offenders will be charged $200. We wonder who will be targeted (tongue implanted firmly in cheek)? Plenty of folks wear saggy jeans, but it bothers some so much that they would fine those for a poor fashion decision? Aside from the fact that saggy pants have long been...
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Obama teams up with wife to finish bus tour

sunnubian ·
Obama teams up with wife to finish bus tour The president tells Congress don't just applaud for supporting veterans, 'vote for it' By JULIE PACE updated <abbr class="dtstamp updated" title="2011-10-19T20:27:39">10/19/2011 4:27:39 PM ET</abbr> HAMPTON, Va. — President Barack Obama teamed up with his popular and personable wife Wednesday on the final leg of a three-day bus trip, seeking to use her broad appeal to rally support for elements of his jobs bill and his re-election...
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Taking a Close Look at the U.S. News Historically Black Colleges and University Rankings

sunnubian ·
Marybeth GasmanProfessor of Higher Education, University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education   Five years ago, U.S. News and World Report startedranking Historically Black Colleges and Universities(HBCU). Rather...
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HBCU Blues: America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the 21st Century

Cholly ·
 Historically Black Colleges Face Big Hurdles In the mid 1980s, Bill Cosby's highly popular television program, A Different World and Spike Lee's influential film School Daze promoted a complimentary image of black colleges and universities...
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J. Edgar and the Terrorism of Film

sunnubian ·
J. Edgar and the Terrorism of Film Tue, 12/06/2011 - 22:57 — Jared Ball Black Panther Party | ba radio commentary | COINTELPRO Printer-friendly version A Black Agenda Radio commentary by editor and columnist Jared Ball Clint Eastwood’s new movie is an attempt to sanitize J. Edgar Hoover’s dirty war to keep white men “atop the social pyramid.” It is also an apartheid film. “We get nothing of his concern over The Black Panther Party, or the surveillance and deportation of people like Claudia...
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Resistance Arrested?

Black Viking ·
http://www.oberlin.edu/stupub/ocreview/archives/2000.02.25/news/prison.html------------------------------------------------"Resistance Arrested?" Prison Reform Activists to Address OC This Weekendby Eva Owens and Robin MetalitzA panel of prison reform...
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Aharone's book calls for Black sovereignty

BOMANI ·
http://blackstarnews.com/?c=135&a=1969 Review: Pawned Sovereignty Aharone's book calls for Black sovereignty Therefore, what he advocates is sovereignty, via a declaration of independence of sorts, based on the "inherent right that all people have to govern themselves without foreign influences or interferences." More an evolutionary than a revolutionary, the author calls for the cultivation of a sovereign consciousness whereby African-Americans re-think their worldview while weaning...
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Don't Get Tricked in the Educational Game

Fine ·
http://www.ascac.org/papers/dontgettricked.htmlby Dr. Asa G. Hilliard, IIIAfrican people have been tricked so many times in so many ways mainly because we have learned to trust strangers or our enemies and not each other. Many of us have developed...
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NCAA black players lag behind in graduation rates

Dusty Elbow ·
Study: Blacks Lag in Graduation RatesLast Updated:03-13-06 at 9:39AMDespite gains, black players at the 65 schools selected for the NCAA men's basketball tournament field continue to lag behind white players in graduation rates, according to a study...
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Today is April 8th....

Fine ·
-1909, James Hampton was borne, his finest piece of sculpture is "The Throne of the Third Haven." -1920, Carmen McRae [jazz vocalist/pianist] was borne. -1926, The UGA in Golf is remembered today. The champion purse was $100. In segregated AmeriKKKa, Black golfers united. -2002, Susan-Lori Parks won a Pulitzer Prize for "Topdog/Underdog." Reference--African American Registry
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We Have to Care About the Two

MBM ·
We Have to Care About the TwoMissing Black Boys in MilwaukeeRaising Awareness About This Case Won't Be Up to Nancy Grace or Rita CosbyAOL Black Voices News StaffWhile there is no reason to doubt that the police claims that they will continue to do...
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April 12th

Fine ·
1787 Richard Allen and Absalom Jones established "Philadelphia's Free African Society". 1825-Richard Harvey Cain, born--politician, civil leader of Charleston, SC during reconstruction era.1861-Civil War began.1864-Anniversary of Fort Pillow...
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7-Year-Old Girl's Poem, ˜White Nationalism Put U in Bondage,' Causes Stir

EbonyRose ·
7-Year-Old Girl's Poem, ˜White Nationalism Put U in Bondage,' Causes StirDate: Wednesday, March 22, 2006By: Nia Ngina Meeks, BlackAmericaWeb.com When most people reference the intellect and curiosity of the average seven-year-old girl, few...
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Another Celebrity Blk male committed suicide...what's really going on here??

RadioRaheem ·
http://www.mstarz.com/articles...te-yusuf-neville.htm Terrence J, Dutchess Lattimore, VH1″s 'Black Ink,' Rocsi Diaz, and more mourn the death of Hampton graduate Yusuf Neville By Star Connor | a day ago 353 0 0 Get the Most Popular Mstar News <input class="input" name="email" type="email" /><input class="btn" type="button" value="Subscribe" /> (Photo : Instagram) He had a heart of gold, loved to run, was a gentlemen, and brought a smile to everyone who would run into him. Family,...
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The History Of Surveillance And The Black Community

sunnubian ·
The History Of Surveillance And The Black Community February 19, 2014 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Fred Hampton AFRICANGLOBE – The history of Black people in America is intimately linked with surveillance by the federal government in the name of “national security.” Indeed, the history of surveillance in the African-American community plays an important role in the debate around spying today and in the calls for a congressional investigation into that...
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The Real Reason Why Euros Are Afraid of Us and Why They Should Be

GoodMan ·
We have to understand that the European is not afraid of us out of a sense that we are inferior or criminalization.    We have to understand the rest of the world in context to us as African Americans.    Other groups of people...
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How Black Land Became White Sand: The Racial Erosion Of The U.S. Coasts

sunnubian ·
How Black Land Became White Sand: The Racial Erosion Of The U.S. Coasts May 30, 2014 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff A couple lounging on Bay Shore Beach, outside Hampton, Va. The property behind them is now a high-end subdivision. The beach is restricted to residents. AFRICANGLOBE – In 1910, less than 50 years after Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, African Americans owned over 15 million acres in the former slave-holding states. Much of...
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Three Of The Many People Who Betrayed The Afrikans Global Revolution.

sunnubian ·
Three Of The Many People Who Betrayed The Afrikans Global Revolution. Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on December 5, 2013 at 11:45 AM Assassination of Thomas Sankara: evidence of a documentary by RAI 3 involve France, CIA and Blaise CompaorÉ Robert R Moton (2nd president of Tuskegee Institute); A government spy and traitor to African people in the US " He later became a member of the Boule' and played a vital role in sabotaging Garvey as well as the Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment happening on...
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'12 Years A Slave' Author, Solomon Northup's, Death Still A Mystery

Kocolicious ·
'12 Years A Slave' Author, Solomon Northup's, Death Still A Mystery | by CHRIS CAROLA Posted: 03/16/2014 10:58 am EDT Updated: 03/16/2014 11:59 am EDT Print Article SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Historians know where Solomon Northup was born, where he lived and where he worked. They know whom he married and how many children he had. They know he played the fiddle and spent 12 years enslaved in the South before being freed. What historians don't know about the author of "12 Years A Slave" is...
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The Life And Last Days Of Jordan Davis

sunnubian ·
The Life And Last Days Of Jordan Davis When Michael Dunn was on trial for killing a 17-year-old in Jacksonville, most didn’t know much more about the victim other than that he was shot over a dispute over “loud music.” But before Jordan Davis became another symbol of Florida’s deeply divisive “stand your ground” policy, he was just a kid. This is his story, told by the friends and family who knew him best. posted on March 31, 2014 at 11:10pm EDT Mike Hayes BuzzFeed Staff Follow Photos...
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Florida City Fires Their Entire Police Force

sunnubian ·
Florida City Fires Their Entire Police Force Read April 3, 2014 One Florida town has been hit by corruption and it is so bad, the entire police force has been fired. The most corrupt city in the state has been exposed for its unlawful ways during a recent audit. All cops and elected officials in office have been let go or will be soon as this is just one of the stipulations that had to be followed to spare the city of Hampton, as its corruption runs deep. Photo: EPA The one horse town...
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Obama warns of black 'quiet riot'

listener ·
Obama warns of black 'quiet riot'Rare speech on race decries hopelessnessBy Mike DorningWashington BureauPublished June 6, 2007WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama declared the nation has failed to address a "quiet riot" of...
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Pawned Sovereignty: Sharpened Black Perspectives on Americanization, Africa, War and Reparations by Ezrah Aharone

Rowe ·
Has integration, civil rights, and equality been the standard of empowerment for African Americans? Who has set this standard? When are we going to raise this standard?Pawned Sovereignty: Sharpened Black Perspectives on Americanization, Africa, War...
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Plate readers pinpoint delinquent car owners

Dusty Elbow ·
Plate readers pinpoint delinquent car ownersBy MATTHEW ROY, The Virginian-Pilot© June 20, 2007 Last updated: 8:12 PM Barry Betts, above left, and Karl Gunther use an electronic license-plate reader to help them find vehicles whose owners...
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HBCUs Figure into Barack Obama's Campaign Strategy

EbonyRose ·
HBCUs Figure into Barack Obama's Campaign StrategyDate: Sunday, September 30, 2007By: Jameka Merriweather, Black College Wire Singled out in Vibe magazine, dropped in some of hip-hop's hottest songs of the summer from the likes of Talib Kweli to...
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The Myth of the Great Black Pimp

Khalliqa ·
Saw this on another board... Great Black Pimpby Adissa BanjokoSo much of Hip Hop culture is surrounded by pimping. Despite the fact that Hip Hop is international now, the life blood of this art comes from the minds and souls of African American...
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New Scrutiny as Immigrants Die in Custody

ricardomath ·
June 26, 2007New Scrutiny as Immigrants Die in CustodyThe New York TimesBy NINA BERNSTEIN Nicole Kenley, whose mother, Sandra M. Kenley, a permanent resident of the United States, was detained at Dulles Airport and died seven weeks later in custody....
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Black August

roarin1 ·
.....from another board but something I believe needs to be shared everywhere)-----------------------------------------------------RESISTANCE: THE ORIGIN OF BLACK AUGUSTBlack August originated in the California penal system to honor fallen Freedom...
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Targeting of Black Males

ZAKAR ·
Gang wars report proves racial targeting of Black malesBy Askia MuhammadSenior CorrespondentUpdated Aug 5, 2007, 08:57 pm Email this article Printable page Gangs Report (Executive Summary, PDF Format) Gangs Report (Full Report, PDF Format)A Special...
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Kenneth Foster: Texas Court denied final appeal

kresge ·
The Case of Kenneth Foster: Texas Prepares To Execute Man For Driving A Car Near Scene of MurderThursday, August 9th, 2007http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=07/08/09/140214Three weeks from today, a 30-year-old African American man on death row...
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Deaths in U.S. Immigration Detention Centers

ricardomath ·
Deaths in U.S. Immigration Detention Centers Independent Press Association Stories That Must Be Heard & Carib News, News Report, Tony Best, Posted: Jul 17, 2007 Editor's Note: Sixty-two immigrants held on immigration charges have died in the last three years, focusing attention on the quality of health care in Homeland Security detention facilities. NEW YORK – The death of a Bajan in U.S. custody is helping to focus national and international attention on the poor treatment of...
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Reconstructing Our Understanding of Our History

James Wesley Chester ·
Compromise of 1877 BackgroundLearning about Booker T. Washington has revealed information on the education, or creation of the (political) philosophy of Rutherford B. Hayes, and his candidacy for President of the United States in the Election of...
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Black Network Plans 5 Hours of News

sunnubian ·
Black Network Plans 5 Hours of News June 9, 2012 at 3:14 PM 9 Email Soul of the South advertisement (Soul of the South) Soul of the South Releases Promotional Video A new African American-oriented television network has posted a video preview of its plans for an unprecedented five hours of daily news programming, which the network's primary creator, Edwin Avent , said he hopes to have on the air on Labor Day weekend. Avent, former publisher of Heart & Soul magazine, told Journal-isms on...
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More Blacks Than Ever to Teach for America

sunnubian ·
More Blacks Than Ever to Teach for America By: JenÉe Desmond-Harris | Posted: June 25, 2012 at 1:50 PM Thinkstock Images Each year the Teach for America program recruits recent college graduates to work for two years in urban and rural public schools, hoping to inspire a lifelong commitment to education. It does the job well: A 2011 study found that the program creates more founders and leaders of education organizations than any other organization or program. Members of Teach for America's...
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The Real Black Man Is Dead

Kocolicious ·
By: Esther Armah | Posted: July 18, 2012 at 12:06 AM    Karl Walter/Getty ImagesIn a piece for the Huffington Post, Esther Armah argues that Frank Ocean's revelation that he had a relationship with another man is a sign that black people are...
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Hampton University Business School Bans Locks, Cornrows

EbonyRose ·
Same story .... but two different articles for perspective!! FROM THE GRIO: Hampton University Business School dean stands by ban on dreadlocks, cornrows by Carrie Healey | August 24, 2012 at 10:41 AM Sid Credle, dean of Hampton University’s business school, stands by the ban he placed on dreadlocks and cornrows over a decade ago. Credle imposed the controversial ban for students of the 5-year MBA program in the school of business back in 2001. Credle said the ban was put into effect in...
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RAINBOW NATION: For The First Time, Minorities Make Up More Than Half Of U.S. Births

Cholly ·
Minority Birth Rate: Racial and Ethnic Minorities Surpass Whites In U.S. Births For First Time, Census Reports. WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, racial and ethnic minorities make up more than half the children born in the U.S., capping decades of heady immigration growth that is now slowing. New 2011 census estimates highlight sweeping changes in the nation's racial makeup and the prolonged impact of a weak economy, which is now resulting in fewer Hispanics entering the U.S. "This is an...
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Hampton U's First White Queen Causes Stir

EbonyRose ·
Hampton U's First White Queen Causes StirDate: Wednesday, October 14, 2009, 4:52 amBy: EURweb.com Friday's crowning of Hampton University's first non-black Miss HU has caused a great divide on campus that prompted the winner to write President...
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African American Artist named William Ellisworth Artis

Charismaallover ·
William Ellisworth Artis is an African American artist. He is from Washington NC, and hemoved to New York in 1927.WIlliam studied sculpture as well as pottery at Augusta Savage Studios inthe early 1930s and was a part of the Harmon Foundation...
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