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Inspired by Professor, Investor Makes Big Gift for Black Studies

Inspired by Professor, Investor Makes Big Gift for Black Studies | Black In The News | Scoop.it
Glenn Hutchins is expected to announce the gift on Wednesday to create the Hutchins Center for African and African-American Research at Harvard.
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Condoleezza Rice Recalls Racial Attack That Killed Childhood Friend

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By Verna Gates BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, Sept 13 (Reuters) - When a church bombing killed four young black girls on a quiet Sunday morning in 1963, life for a young Condoleezza Rice changed forever.
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In the News: Tracey Hathaway - The Boston - Bay State Banner

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In the News: Tracey Hathaway
The Boston - Bay State Banner
As compliance officer, Hathaway will oversee NCAA compliance for all 18 varsity sports teams, student athletes, coaches, athletic staff, and all appropriate university personnel.
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New Day: Hispanic And African Americans Forge New "Black/Brown" Coalition

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50 years ago, the potential of a "black/brown coalition" in America was just a novel idea on very shaky ground.  But at the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington,  Latino leaders not only com...
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Adoption of Black Children by Overseas Families on the Rise - The Root

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Adoption of Black Children by Overseas Families on the Rise
The Root
The number of African-American children adopted by foreign parents who live outside the United States is steadily rising, according to a CNN report.
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Empathy v. Embarrassment: How Four Little Girls Fought A War With Their Lives

Empathy v. Embarrassment: How Four Little Girls Fought A War With Their Lives | Black In The News | Scoop.it
On Sunday, Sept. 15, 1963, in Birmingham, Ala., at 10:22 a.m., a bomb exploded at the 16th Street Baptist Church. The blast, erupting from the church's east side, sprayed mortar and bricks, caving in the building's walls.
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Orangeburg elects 1st black mayor - Live 5 News

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Orangeburg elects 1st black mayor
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ORANGEBURG, SC (WCSC/AP) - Voters in Orangeburg have elected Michael C. Butler as the city's first African-American mayor. Butler won a 4-year term with 53% of the vote.
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