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Under Armour, President Trump and Howard: Made Up Controversy?
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Under Armour, President Trump and Howard: Made Up Controversy?

By Ayanna Alexander, Contributing Writer Posted 01:15 AM EST, Wed., March 15, 2017 Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank stirred a bit of controversy earlier last month with his comments about President Trump being a “real asset to this country.” Noticeably silent, was the Howard University Athletics Department, which a few found interesting since Under Armour is a…

COLUMN: Thanks for Nothing, Donald
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COLUMN: Thanks for Nothing, Donald

By David DePriest, Columnist Posted 1:55 AM EST, Sat., March 11, 2017 This one is personal. On Tuesday, Feb. 28, President Donald Trump, flanked by a room of HBCU presidents and advisors, signed an executive order that did absolutely nothing. Or next to nothing. The “White House Initiative to Promote Excellence and Innovation at Historically…

COLUMN: The Southern Strategy Redux
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COLUMN: The Southern Strategy Redux

By Jerry Augustin, Contributing Writer Posted 1:40 AM EST, Sat., March 11, 2017 At the 2017 Conservative Political Action Committee, Kellyanne Conway, who serves as counselor to President Donald Trump, had some glowing remarks about the commander-in-chief, arguing that Trump “went right to the grassroots and brought you along.” The notion that Trump worked from…

Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus
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Trump Administration Highlights Discord on Howard University’s Campus

By Dawchelle Hamilton and Victoria Mba-Jonas, Contributing Writers Posted 11:15 AM EST, Thurs., Mar. 2, 2017 On Tuesday morning, Feb. 28, graffiti was found throughout Howard University’s campus that criticized Howard President Wayne A.I. Frederick’s recent meetings with President Donald Trump’s administration. “Welcome to the Trump Plantation | Overseer: Wayne A.I. Frederick” read one of the many messages…

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