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West Indies, Bolt propel Caribbean into global spotlight - Jamaica Observer

West Indies, Bolt propel Caribbean into global spotlight - Jamaica Observer | Black women | Scoop.it
West Indies, Bolt propel Caribbean into global spotlight
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The pint-sized 25-year-old clocked 10.75 seconds to successfully defend her 100 metres title and come away with the only gold medal for the Caribbean.
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Saba Legalizes Gay Marriage, Popularity Of Caribbean Island Soars - Huffington Post

Saba Legalizes Gay Marriage, Popularity Of Caribbean Island Soars - Huffington Post | Black women | Scoop.it
Saba Legalizes Gay Marriage, Popularity Of Caribbean Island SoarsHuffington Post... even death elsewhere in the Caribbean, with many islands enforcing so-called buggery laws implemented in colonial times.
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Black Clergy in Action in Philadelphia Offer HIV/AIDS Leadership Role Models for Nation - The Oakland Post Online

Black Clergy in Action in Philadelphia Offer HIV/AIDS Leadership Role Models for Nation - The Oakland Post Online | Black women | Scoop.it
RT @PHPPFilm: Black Clergy in Action in Philadelphia Offer #HIV / #AIDS Leadership Role Models for Nation http://t.co/m8KINFF9 @GreaterThanAIDS
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Haitian Rhythms You Can Hear From the Street - New York Times

Haitian Rhythms You Can Hear From the Street - New York Times | Black women | Scoop.it
New York TimesHaitian Rhythms You Can Hear From the StreetNew York TimesIt hardly stands out among the car mechanics, polyglot bookstores, Trinidadian roti shops and Jamaican seafood markets in this busy Caribbean neighborhood.
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IMAN COSMETICS - Makeup application tips for women of color. – Black / African American, Caribbean, Hispanic / Latin, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pacific Island and Native American skin tones.

IMAN COSMETICS - Makeup application tips for women of color. – Black / African American, Caribbean, Hispanic / Latin, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pacific Island and Native American skin tones. | Black women | Scoop.it
IMAN COSMETICS - Makeup application tips for women of color. – Black / African American, Caribbean,. http://t.co/uq486aHn
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Seeking to Qualify but Also to Inspire - New York Times

Seeking to Qualify but Also to Inspire - New York Times | Black women | Scoop.it
Seeking to Qualify but Also to InspireNew York TimesAveryhardt and Howard, among the few black women in professional golf, were also aware that others were watching.
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African journalist celebrated for tackling taboos – and risking her life

African journalist celebrated for tackling taboos – and risking her life | Black women | Scoop.it
Genital cutting is ‘still going on, done in secret,’ Mae Azango says (RT @DThom_: Globe article: "African journalist celebrated for tackling taboos – and risking her life" http://t.co/9K2ie1ld...
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Barack Obama: Next in a long line of bi-cultural black leaders - The ... - Washington Post

Barack Obama: Next in a long line of bi-cultural black leaders - The ... - Washington Post | Black women | Scoop.it
Barack Obama: Next in a long line of bi-cultural black leaders - The ...Washington PostThe child of a white mother and an African father, he signifies a long tradition of privileged blacks- either bi-racial or bicultural- who have changed the face...
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Your take on black in America – In America - CNN.com Blogs

Your take on black in America – In America - CNN.com Blogs | Black women | Scoop.it
The problem is you are either not black enough or your too black. Beauty,intelligence, wealth is all defined by being white. Now that could be that it was only 40 years ago blacks were given an opportunity to be apart of the ...
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'Invisible Warriors': Filmmakers raise money for doc honoring black ...

'Invisible Warriors': Filmmakers raise money for doc honoring black ... | Black women | Scoop.it
Invisible Warriors: African American Women in World War II is a documentary film currently in production, about African-American women who played a significant role in World War II. An extended clip from the film features ...
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More Than Skin Deep - Daily Beast

More Than Skin Deep - Daily Beast | Black women | Scoop.it
Daily BeastMore Than Skin DeepDaily BeastOver the past two years, a series of vital, powerful and reflective films directed by African-American women have been humming along under the radar of mainstream Hollywood, struggling to get distribution and...
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The 20 Youngest Power Women In Africa 2012 - Forbes

The 20 Youngest Power Women In Africa 2012 - Forbes | Black women | Scoop.it
ForbesThe 20 Youngest Power Women In Africa 2012ForbesThe winner of the prestigious Legatum Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship, Securico is an industry leader in providing custom guard services and cutting-edge electronic security solutions.
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The Caribbean Review of Books • A bimonthly review of Caribbean literature, art, and culture

The Caribbean Review of Books • A bimonthly review of Caribbean literature, art, and culture | Black women | Scoop.it
Home page of The Caribbean Review of Books, a bimonthly magazine of Caribbean literature, art, and culture...

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Weather Woman Rhonda Lee is the New Poster-Lady for Black Women

Weather Woman Rhonda Lee is the New Poster-Lady for Black Women | Black women | Scoop.it
*Since meteorologist Rhonda Lee was let go from the CBS affiliate news station KTBS in Shreveport, LA, fans and activists have rallied behind her, insisting the (RT @RippDemUp: Weather Woman Rhonda Lee is the New Poster-Lady for Black Women
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UK VOICE: Black TV presenter fired for defending her hair - News ...

UK VOICE: Black TV presenter fired for defending her hair - News ... | Black women | Scoop.it
A black TV presenter claims she was fired from her job after asking her bosses to investigate racially-motivated remarks made about her on the station's Facebook page. KTBS-TV's Rhonda Lee, who hit back when a viewer ...
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African American Women Mostly Obese

African American Women Mostly Obese | Black women | Scoop.it
AFRICANGLOBE - It’s as much a cultural challenge as it is an individual one. African American women appear to be unmoved by the growing obesity epidemic among their ranks, with little regard to the serious health dangers it poses.
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How the Africans Became Black

How the Africans Became Black | Black women | Scoop.it
A Liberian-American reflects on the experiences of Africans who have moved to the United States, a growing community that accounts for 3 percent of the U.S.'s foreign-born population.
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BLACK JEWELS LADIES GOLF ASSOCIATION: Enhancing the ...

BLACK JEWELS LADIES GOLF ASSOCIATION: Enhancing the ... | Black women | Scoop.it
In 2004, founder Rasheena Wilson had an incredible vision when she created the Black Jewels Ladies Golf Association, Inc. (“BJLGA”), a non-profit organization, the purpose of which was to “enhance the representation of ...
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Black women and religion: A combination that fosters strength in body and soul - Muncie Star Press

Black women and religion: A combination that fosters strength in body and soul - Muncie Star Press | Black women | Scoop.it
Black women and religion: A combination that fosters strength in body and soulMuncie Star PressKourtney Sterling (left) and Starr Garrett pray during service at Union Missionary Baptist Church, 1103 N.
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African-American women have highest obesity rate: CDC says - WJLA

African-American women have highest obesity rate: CDC says - WJLA | Black women | Scoop.it
African-American women have highest obesity rate: CDC saysWJLAAll three have launched individual campaigns that reflect an emerging priority for African-American women: finding creative ways to combat the obesity epidemic that threatens their...
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Alicia Keys raises $2.9M at gala, honors Winfrey - Yahoo! News (blog)

Alicia Keys raises $2.9M at gala, honors Winfrey - Yahoo! News (blog) | Black women | Scoop.it
San Francisco ChronicleAlicia Keys raises $2.9M at gala, honors WinfreyYahoo! News (blog)Padma Lakshmi, left, Alicia Keys, center, and Angelique Kidjo attend the Keep. Enlarge Photo.
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Domestic violence victim turned victor Asia Smith and mental health ...

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A black women suffering under domestic violence. © Scott ... African-American women suffer intimate partner violence at rates higher than other racial groups in the United States, according to the U.S.
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Workplace discrimination prompts 'whitened' job applications - BBC News

Workplace discrimination prompts 'whitened' job applications - BBC News | Black women | Scoop.it
BBC NewsWorkplace discrimination prompts 'whitened' job applicationsBBC NewsWith two other black women, she co-founded the non-profit Young Black Graduates UK organisation.
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Breathecast :: Sisters In Faith Bible: A Journey Through the Good Book for African-American Women

Breathecast :: Sisters In Faith Bible: A Journey Through the Good Book for African-American Women | Black women | Scoop.it
Thomas Nelson, a world leading Christian publisher, is preparing to release a new Bible that will provide African-American women with an important and inspiring new tool to help bring their Sunday morning experience into their everyday lives.
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Black Canadian theatre company cleans house at Dora awards - Globe and Mail

Black Canadian theatre company cleans house at Dora awards - Globe and Mail | Black women | Scoop.it
Globe and MailBlack Canadian theatre company cleans house at Dora awardsGlobe and MailTopdog/Underdog, Suzan-Lori Parks' sharp 2001 two-hander about African-American brothers named Lincoln and Booth, was named outstanding production of ...Doras honour...
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