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Salem Witch-Hunt in Georgia: Wave of Convictions in Atlanta Cheating Scandal

sunnubian ·
Wave of Convictions in Atlanta Cheating Scandal Brings The Case to a Close, But the Real Threat To Education Remains in The Classroom April 2, 2015 | Posted by Taylor Gordon Photo Credit: Kent D. Johnson More than six months have passed since opening statements were first presented in what has been deemed the largest cheating scandal in U.S. history and now a wave of convictions will finally bring the case to a close. A group of more than 10 Atlanta public school educators were convicted on...
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Re: Salem Witch-Hunt in Georgia: Wave of Convictions in Atlanta Cheating Scandal

sunnubian ·
I'm curious as to what evidence they have that actually proves this many teachers all across Atlanta , in different schools, and most of whom probably do not even know each other, let alone 'conspired together' to all cheat on tests. I'm also curious as how this Atlanta cheating scandal remained so heavily covered by our "main stream" media, while this same media never mentions the "cheating scandals" that have also been occurring in schools in schools, districts, and cities that were not...
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Atlanta Public Schools Administrator Acquitted in 1st Trial of Test Cheating Scandal

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Atlanta Public Schools Administrator Acquitted in 1st Trial of Test Cheating Scandal September 6, 2013 | Posted by Nick Chiles Tagged With: atlanta cheating scandal , cotman not guilty , superintendent beverly hall , tamara cotman , test cheating 4 0 0 Google + 0 4 Atlanta Public Schools’ cheating scandal, which has been called the worst in the nation’s history, has hung over the city like a storm cloud for several years. But today, after prosecutors finally brought one of the educators to...
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Re: Salem Witch-Hunt in Georgia: Wave of Convictions in Atlanta Cheating Scandal

sunnubian ·
Demonizing Teachers, Privatizing Schools: The Big Lies and Big Plans Behind the Atlanta School Cheating Scandal Submitted by Bruce A. Dixon on Wed, 04/22/2015 - 14:04 Atlanta test scandal blame the teachers race to the top school privatization by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon Should we be wondering if the prosecution of cheating Atlanta teachers for racketeering was racist? Or should black parents and educators be leading a movement against high-stakes standardized testing as the...
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Demonizing Teachers, Privatizing Schools: The Big Lies and Big Plans Behind the Atlanta School Cheating Scandal

sunnubian ·
Demonizing Teachers, Privatizing Schools: The Big Lies and Big Plans Behind the Atlanta School Cheating Scandal Submitted by Bruce A. Dixon on Wed, 04/22/2015 - 14:04 Atlanta test scandal blame the teachers race to the top school privatization by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon Should we be wondering if the prosecution of cheating Atlanta teachers for racketeering was racist? Or should black parents and educators be leading a movement against high-stakes standardized testing as the...
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Re: Who gonna check me, boo?! ROTFLMAO

EbonyRose ·
ROFLMAO!!!!! My people ... my people ....
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Re: Who gonna check me, boo?! ROTFLMAO

Huey ·
SMH ...why do so many of us act so rude, that they believe that they're above being put in check?
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Who gonna check me, boo?! ROTFLMAO

Yemaya ·
The Extended Version....   The REEEE-Mix! ROTFLMAO
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Re: Anti-Abortion Billboards geared towards African Americans in Atlanta

sunnubian ·
African American women are just he last frontier in their attempts to influence how people/women feel about abortion.
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Re: Anti-Abortion Billboards geared towards African Americans in Atlanta

Yemaya ·
well yeah, I did want to go off on the founders, just a little bit! They truly come off patronizing. This bi-racial man and his white wife who founded this organization.
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Anti-Abortion Billboards geared towards African Americans in Atlanta

Yemaya ·
I'd been reading and hearing about toomanyaborted dot com on CNN and BBC. Has anyone has seen these individuals or have an opinion on their campaign and organization? From what I have read on their website, I find them a little troubling and a bit...
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Re: Celebs turn out for Joseph Lowery birthday fundraiser

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Re: Brother says family in disbelief after handcuffed man jumps to his death

Norland ·
America is driving Black people insane. 500 years of this and there's no end in sight. There are no words to describe our plight now. It's not getting any better, it just keeps moseying along. We're getting our asses kicked royally, by our own and them. We're going to keep up this shit until there's only going to be one of us standing and then it's going to be THE END.
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Brother says family in disbelief after handcuffed man jumps to his death

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Brother says family in disbelief after handcuffed man jumps to his death HOME > NEWS > LOCAL Posted: 3:51 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 Brother says family in disbelief after handcuffed man jumps to his death 1 169 18 219 Related View Larger Tyquan Richardson fell about 40-feet, while in handcuffs, from a pre-trial services office building Tuesday. Witnesses say man jumped from building downtown Handcuffed man jumps from third story window Sponsored Links Channel 2 Action News Every Day...
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Celebs turn out for Joseph Lowery birthday fundraiser

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Celebs turn out for Joseph Lowery birthday fundraiser by Kunbi Tinuoye | October 8, 2013 at 3:45 PM Jamie Foxx (right) kneels next to Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery during I’ve Known Rivers: A Legendary Life, a tribute to Lowery’s 92nd birthday at Morehouse College in Atlanta on Sunday, October 6, 2013 (photo credit: Jerome Dorn) Ann Nesby performs on stage during I’ve Known Rivers: A Legendary Life, a tribute to Joseph E. Lowery’s 92nd birthday celebration at Morehouse College in Atlanta on...
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T.I. Fills In As Courtside Broadcaster At Atlanta Hawks Game

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  Entertainment1T.I. Fills In As Courtside Broadcaster At Atlanta Hawks GameBy Associated Press      Sports4That Was Fast! L.A. Lakers Fire Head Coach Mike BrownBy Associated Press     
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Winning in Atlanta: 10 Largest Black-Owned Companies Totaling $1.2B in Revenue

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Winning in Atlanta: 10 Largest Black-Owned Companies Totaling $1.2B in Revenue November 21, 2013 | Posted by ABS Staff Tagged With: African renaissance , Atlanta Black Business , Atlanta-based Black-owned businesses , black entrepreneurs , C. David Moody , C.D. Moody Construction Co , David Karangu , Emanuel Jones , global African renaissance , Gourmet Services Inc , Gregory Baranco , H.J. Russell & Co. , Jackmont Hospitality , Jackson Acura , Juanita Baranco , Largest Black-Owned...
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Atlanta Demands FCC Stop Privatizations, Grant New Channels to Nonprofit Community Broadcasters

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Mic Check!! Occupy Atlanta Demands FCC Stop Privatizations, Grant New Channels to Nonprofit Community Broadcasters Tue, 12/06/2011 - 12:00 — Bruce A. Dixon media justice | FCC Printer-friendly version At a December 1 public meeting held by the FCC in Atlanta, ostensibly to determine the area's communications needs, Occupy Atlanta, the GA Green Party, WRFG-FM radio, People TV and other organizations came together to demand the FCC stop the privatizations of new channels, distribute new...
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5 Positive Behaviors That Are Strengthening The Black Family

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Music 5 Positive Behaviors That Are Strengthening The Black Family October 16, 2013 | Posted by G. Thorpe Tagged With: african american health , African american home-schooling , african american marriage , black education , black wealth 3 5 1 Google + 44 1199 Next » Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 Education A growing number of African-American parents are home-schooling their children, resulting in a significant increase in standardized test scores. According to The National Home Education Research...
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Renegade Culture Podcast Deconstructs the Atlanta Public School Cheating Scandal

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Renegade Culture Podcast Deconstructs the Atlanta Public School Cheating Scandal Renegade Culture Who's REALLY Cheating the Atlanta School Children? https://soundcloud.com/renegad...anta-school-children On this episode of Renegade Culture we interview Shani Robinson one of the thirty-five Atlanta Public School Teachers found guilty (some have received 20 year sentences) in the "Atlanta Cheating Scandal" and journalist Anna Simonton about Shani's innocence, the scandal, racism, and corporate...
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Re: Atlanta Mother Posts Poor Review of Local Boutique, Shop Owner Reportedly Calls Her a ‘Filthy N*****’ in Return

sunnubian ·
THE MORAL OF THIS STORY: STOP BEGGING RACIST WHITE PEOPLE TO TAKE YOUR MONEY.
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Re: Atlanta Mother Posts Poor Review of Local Boutique, Shop Owner Reportedly Calls Her a ‘Filthy N*****’ in Return

Norland ·
Just ask the *itch what makes her such an authority on filthy niggers? Is she one or how many does she have in her family? Tell the *itch to write a book about the situation and stay out of that store. There's something wrong with these people in the head, when it comes to us. We need to sue the entire Caucasoid race in America for RACIAL TERRORISM. I'll bet we look HUMAN and HUMANE really quick. They'll forget they even KNEW the word NIGGER. On the other side of the equation, they could try...
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Re: Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

RadioRaheem ·
http://www.ajc.com/entertainme...wHHek8Dg5SsenZiZ7wI/
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Re: Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

RadioRaheem ·
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Re: Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

RadioRaheem ·
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Re: Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

DennisKalita ·
Incongruous that he need converse at all with a creepy carnival sideshow freak. Lewis responded to a marginal tabloid clown tactically brought to high office by racist cavemen - while sort of radicals were conned by their own ignorance plus (seen the PsyOps coming?) fake news designed to dissuade people from voting for Clinton, fake news sent in droves - to multiple demographics - from Trump’s agents all across social media.
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Re: Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

RadioRaheem ·
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RadioRaheem ·
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Cops Notify Mom Of Son’s Death Through Facebook

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Cops Notify Mom Of Son’s Death Through Facebook A Clayton County , Ga., mother is upset after local police used Facebook to notify her of her son’s death, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports . Scroll down for news video Anna Lamb-Creasey says she received a strange Facebook message asking her to call the Clayton County Police Department. But the message went to a box called “other,” which is used to receive messages from people who are not Facebook friends. So, for several weeks, the...
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Need to Send an ‘SOS’ After Police Pull You Over? There’s an App for That

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Need to Send an ‘SOS’ After Police Pull You Over? There’s an App for That By Tanasia Kenney - August 27, 2016 Legal Equalizer CEO Mbye Njie (right) and developer Martin Davis (left) After one too many incidents of Black people dying at the hands of police, an Atlanta man decided it was time to create an app that would revolutionize the way people document their encounters with law enforcement. In 2015, Mbye Njie launched his Legal Equalizer app with the hopes of holding officers accountable,...
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Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District

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Trump trashes John Lewis' district: Things to know about 5th Congressional District Jennifer Peebles 11:51 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 AJC HOMEPAGE U.S. Rep. John Lewis speaks as Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard (foreground) sits next him during a town hall discussion about the impact of gun violence at the Martin Luther King Sr. Community Resources Complex in Atlanta on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM If President-Elect Donald Trump believes Georgia’s Fifth...
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Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism

sunnubian ·
Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism July 9, 2016 | Posted by Shaundra Selvaggi Tagged With: Black Lives Matter petition , BLM terrorist organization , Dallas Officer Ambush , Dallas Police Shooting Wikimedia Commons A petition calling for the U.S. Department of Defense to designate Black Lives Matter a terrorist organization has been signed by over 23,000 people Friday evening. The...
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PETITION: Grady Hospital STOP the malicious prosecution of a United States Veteran suffering with a life-threatening illness

sunnubian ·
Change.org Petitioning Mayor of Atlanta Georgia (Atlanta Mayor) Grady Hospital STOP the malicious prosecution of a United States Veteran suffering with a life-threatening illness. Petition by Tausha Tate Atlanta, GA On January 2nd, 2014, United States Air Force veteran, Vizion Bryan Jones arrived by ambulance to Grady Memorial Hospital with a life threatening illness. While waiting to be seen Jones collapsed unto a stretcher. A member of the Grady security ordered Jones off of the stretcher,...
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Re: Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism

Norland ·
Why does everyone in America have to own a weapon of death to continue the lives our parents gave us? It's damn near impossible to stay in this country. Is that the goal of you ex-European Cave Things??? Why didn't you guys just stay the hell in Europe. All of you should have migrated to ICELAND. White, cold, water just fine for your fuckin' Polar Bear Club. What a hateful bunch of straight haired, pink faced, Kind of Men (what kind, no one knows) you all are. Right now there's some black...
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Re: Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism

Kocolicious ·
Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism July 9, 2016 | Posted by Seems like the ONLY way without VIOLENCE. Cuz the violence i.e. deaths will continue if there is something FEDERALLY MANDATED done. Which is sad cuz this is OUR country and shouldn't have to have this for POLICE and KLANS to stop killing us. They should be seen as they are: MURDERERS! And murderers go to prison. So. We'll see...
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Re: Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism

DennisKalita ·
We must have a petition to recognize that extremist white supremacy groups are a real and present danger to the United States. They fall into the domestic terrorist category. Immoral politicians won't name or address this demographic. Much of the problem is with these less affluent white folks. Viral racism is now in everyone's face How will governments best address this problem? The problem needs to be named, recognized, and addressed in much stronger terms. Plenty in the GOP are...
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Re: Petition Calls for White House to Recognize BLM as Terrorist Group, an Insult to Millions of Black People Who Suffered Under Domestic Terrorism

sunnubian ·
Hell, "much of the problem is" that the same kind of racist troglodytes are in Congress, State Legislatures, are Governors, Mayors, Police Chiefs, Sheriffs, on City or County Counsels, are Judges, Prosecutors, and Cops .
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Atlanta Mother Posts Poor Review of Local Boutique, Shop Owner Reportedly Calls Her a ‘Filthy N*****’ in Return

sunnubian ·
Atlanta Mother Posts Poor Review of Local Boutique, Shop Owner Reportedly Calls Her a ‘Filthy N*****’ in Return May 20, 2016 | Posted by Kiersten Willis Tagged With: atlanta dress shop , coretta white , miz scarlett , prom dress , racist dress store owner Coretta White Facebook An Atlanta mother said she was called the n-word when she spoke out about her bad experience purchasing her daughter’s prom dress at a local boutique. Coretta White wanted to buy her daughter a gown from Miz Scarletts...
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Atlanta Takes 15 Spots In List Of Largest Black Businesses

sunnubian ·
Atlanta Takes 15 Spots In List Of Largest Black Businesses February 2, 2015 | Filed under: Business , Featured | Posted by: Editorial_Staff H.J. Russell & Co. CEO Michael Russell (left) and President H. Jerome Russell work hard everyday to make sure the company lives to fight another day. Among the group’s most recent projects is the JC Young Middle School in Atlanta. AFRICANGLOBE – Fifteen metro Atlanta businesses are in the 2014 Black Enterprise 100s , the most recently available — an...
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Re: This Young Atlanta Scholar’s Touching Story of Perseverance Is Inspiring and Incredible

Kocolicious ·
So if we have this ability to soar against odds....why can't we as a people CLEAN UP our social mess in the black community? We know we can do it. What's keeping us from it? Cuz the ghetto means nothing if you have the desire to excel. We've proven that. So what's stopping us...now? But!
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Re: This Young Atlanta Scholar’s Touching Story of Perseverance Is Inspiring and Incredible

sunnubian ·
This young lady sure has a LOT to be proud of; persevering against the such odds, and while maintaining a positive outlook on like and loving and caring for her siblings enough to be a role model for them against all the odds [which makes her a living breathing role model for ANYONE in the Struggle or trying to make it against the odds ]. I truly Salute her. As far as, "why can't we as a people CLEAN UP our social mess in the black community?" You know, I really believe it is as simple as...
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Re: Demonizing Teachers, Privatizing Schools: The Big Lies and Big Plans Behind the Atlanta School Cheating Scandal

Norland ·
We're gonna keep messin' around 'til we all look like those last slaves of '38.
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Re: Demonizing Teachers, Privatizing Schools: The Big Lies and Big Plans Behind the Atlanta School Cheating Scandal

Xeon ·
"We're gonna keep messin' around 'til we all look like those last slaves of '38." True dat....true dat.... Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha!
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Re: Salem Witch-Hunt in Georgia: Wave of Convictions in Atlanta Cheating Scandal

Xumbrarchist ·
Curious how these "educators" and "test creators" cannot make a National Recommended Reading List or make double-entry accounting mandatory in the schools even though DE accounting is SEVEN HUNDRED YEARS OLD. We need more dumb worker/consumers!!! Xum
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Re: [STATISTICS FRAUD]: Report: More Than Half of Blacks Believe Race Relations Have Improved Under Obama, 34% Believe He ‘Tried but Failed’ to Make Progress

Norland ·
The two races weren't meant to live on the same turf. The ONLY way race relations would improve is if they all moved back to Europe and dealt with nothing black ever including shoes and shoelaces.
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Georgia Passes Law Ending Special Privileges for Officers Involved in Deadly Shootings, Transcripts Will Also be Available to Public

sunnubian ·
Georgia Passes Law Ending Special Privileges for Officers Involved in Deadly Shootings, Transcripts Will Also be Available to Public April 27, 2016 | Posted by David Love Tagged With: #BlackLivesMatter , georgia gov. nathan deal , police prosecutions , police shooting black men , Special Prosecutor As the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported, current state law allows police officers who face possible indictment to sit in the grand jury room for the duration of the proceedings, and hear all...
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Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960

sunnubian ·
Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960 1940- Peachtree and Auburn Avenue Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960 Prolog More financial institutions, professionals, educators, entertainers and politicians were on this one mile of street than any other African American street in the South. The street was "paved in gold" observed John Wesley Dobbs. Today the buildings on Auburn Avenue honor the determination and tenacity of Black Americans...
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This Young Atlanta Scholar’s Touching Story of Perseverance Is Inspiring and Incredible

sunnubian ·
This Young Atlanta Scholar’s Touching Story of Perseverance Is Inspiring and Incredible May 24, 2016 | Posted by Ricky Riley Tagged With: Atlanta native Nia Peace Duncan , Booker T. Washington High School graduation , Brandeis University in Massachusetts , Nia Peace Duncan , Nia Peace Duncan foster care An Atlanta graduating senior has triumphed over a multitude of trials and tribulations to achieve top honors in high school. An Atlanta graduating senior has triumphed over a multitude of...
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Why we can’t ever separate politics from the Super Bowl

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OF PATRIOTS AND FALCONS 2 / 6 / 17 12:56 PM Why we can’t ever separate politics from the Super Bowl By Anne Branigin AP SHARE TWEET TUMBLR EMAIL If you watch football to escape politics, you watched the wrong game last night. The “America” element of the Super Bowl has never been subtle; indeed, outside of the U.S., “American” is a necessary qualifier for the word “football.” It’s a specific kind of revelry: Indulge in heavy, greasy food, beer, and unite as a nation under the glow of our...
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