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Feminists for Life: the Fight for Preventative Solutions
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Feminists for Life: the Fight for Preventative Solutions

By Amber Broaden, News Editor Posted 8:55 PM EST, Sat, Sept. 3, 2016 Pro-life organization Feminists for Life of America (FFL) hosted a conference briefing to advocate for resolving systemic problems in society that result in necessary abortion, at D.C.’s Capitol Hill on July 7. “Our mission is to recognize that abortion rights are a reflection…

PERSPECTIVE: FLOTUS Makes Surprise Visit To The Mecca
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PERSPECTIVE: FLOTUS Makes Surprise Visit To The Mecca

By Jaylin Paschal, Culture Staff Writer Posted 5:30 PM EST, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016 To begin the month of September, Howard University students had the opportunity to attend a co-curricular session to hear from NBC’s host of Late Night with Seth Meyers and “special guests” in the School of Business auditorium, Thursday, Sept. 1. After filing…

Black Education Matters: Georgetown Prepares to Announce their Reparation through Academic Admission
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Black Education Matters: Georgetown Prepares to Announce their Reparation through Academic Admission

By Amber Broaden, News Editor Posted 1:30 PM EST, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016 Georgetown University announced that they will give preferential admissions to descendants of slavery to apologize for disenfranchisement of the past. The university’s president, John J. DeGioia, plans to deliver an apology on Thursday afternoon in order to discuss the initiatives designed to exonerate their…

The Green Party Aligns Itself With the African-American Community
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The Green Party Aligns Itself With the African-American Community

By Jason Ajiake, News Staff Columnist Posted 10:50 AM EST, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016 Green Party presidential nominee Dr. Jill Stein spoke at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. last Tuesday, Aug. 23, to address her recent visit to Louisiana, racism in America and her New Green Deal to tackle climate control. “We had the honor…

The Bid for Black Votes
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The Bid for Black Votes

Presidential candidates lobby to secure Black votes as November draws near By Anupam Roy, News Staff Writer Posted 9:25 PM EST, Sat., Aug. 27, 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump continues his effort to reach out to Black voters. This became a talking point after his speech at a rally held in a predominantly white suburb…

Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action
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Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action

Millennial Conference Challenges Transforming Social Interests Into Making Impactful Actions By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 2:02 PM EST, Fri. July 22, 2016 On a stage with his signature blue vest and bright, orange sneakers that was worn during his involvement in the Ferguson uprising in 2014, former Baltimore, Md. candidate and political activist DeRay McKesson…

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