Education

Is loan forgiveness in the future.

Loan forgiveness—it felt promised. Especially when President Joe Biden issued his support for $10,000 of undergraduate or graduate student debt relief on his campaign, for

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Sports

Sports and Boxing: Put Some Respect on His Name!

 Since that night, Haney has fought five times and won all five fights. Haney’s name has become part of a boxing quartet of young fighters that were expected to be the future of boxing and to make fights between each other for years to come. The other names of the “Four kings” are Teofimo Lopez who just lost all of his lightweight 135 pound belts last week to George Kambosos. 

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Sports

NBA Update: Top 3 Rookie of the Year Candidates (So Far)

LeBron James won the award, and now, he’s one of the greatest players to play the game. Players like Allen Iverson and Tim Duncan won the award, and they went on to become Hall of Famers. The Rookie of the Year is a stepping stone for young players, and with so many talented players in the 2021 class, the R.O.Y race is pretty exciting. But who are the standouts? What players are having solid seasons (so far) and are climbing up the R.O.Y ladder? Well, let’s see. 

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Health

Eating As An Act Of Worship Ministries: Taste and See

Food and beverages provide sustenance to your body, but did you know that the Word of God does, too? Perhaps the hunger pangs you have been experiencing were not an invitation to sit down to holiday leftovers, but a beckoning of the Spirit to eat of His Body and drink of His blood. If you are willing to make God’s Word part of your diet plan, read today’s article to taste and see that the Lord is good!

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The Narrative Matters

Travel News: Beyond The Sea on MSC Seashore Cruise Line

That was my ticket to board, and my health form, why this could not be done through an app or through the website, I have no clue. In addition to needing vaccination paperwork, I also needed to have a negative Covid-19 test to board the ship as well.

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Entertainment

The Top Hip Hop & R&B Christmas Songs

The holidays are finally here, though there’s a good chance you’ve been hearing Christmas music since September. While you’re hosting gatherings, wrapping gifts, and waiting

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Entertainment

Our Top 5 Black Holiday Movies

During the holidays, there’s nothing better than kicking back with your family and friends to catch a couple of seasonal flicks. There’s a seemingly endless

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Business and Finance

Why Your Business Needs to be Certified as a Diverse Supplier?

According to the Billion Dollar Roundtable, 28 Fortune 500 companies spend at least $1 billion each year with diverse suppliers[1]. These are some of America’s leading corporations actively looking to spend money with diverse-owned businesses. So, what does this mean? Being certified as a diverse supplier is more important than ever.

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Sports

If I were a Sports-god I would be Making Changes across the board

Hey NFL, please stop subjecting us to Thanksgiving football games in Detroit!!!  The Lions are annually awful, why must we do this every year.  There are other teams with domes, if they need the game to be inside, Atlanta, New Orleans, and Houston.  Tradition is not a logical reason to continue to do something.  Logic at some point has to take over at the NFL offices.

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Sports

There are a lot of Upsets as the NFL season heads toward the end

In an ugly effort from Baltimore, that included Lamar Jackson being blitzed into hell by the Dolphins. I am a beat reporter for the Washington Football Team. And I was closely watching that game as my rooting interest and as my season long writing assignment while Tom Brady threw two interceptions.

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Sports

Will the third time be the charm for OBJ?

The Rams believe they have the QB to properly run their system, a defense that can get folks off the field. So, is OBJ the last piece of the puzzle of a championship team? Or is this the last stop and part 3 of a cautionary tale of a wasted talent.

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Editor's Choice

Black Authors Rock looks to applaud the creatives in Literary

Like it or not, Black people have been disenfranchised in this nation. The beautiful thing about Black people, however, is that we have never allowed that disenfranchisement to keep us down. We pushed forward as a people, and we overcame–and we thrived, despite everything against us.

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Business and Finance

Protecting yourself from Fraud

Franklin in Ventura Village, for some frequently asked questions (FAQ), and to discuss tips and best practices for securing a better financial future.

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Education

Top HBCU Moments of 2021

Built for us, by us, historically black colleges, have certainly had their share of struggles since their inception in the 1800s. It has only been

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Entertainment

Sport’s Tidbit: A look at Week 10 of the NFL

Falcons vs Cowboys – Cowboys have had some struggles in the last couple of games. They were blown out by Denver.  The Cowboys should win this game going away, but I didn’t expect that to happen, Atlanta is 4-4 after a rough start.  This game will come down to the wire.  But Dallas is too good.  Cowboys win.

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Lifestyle

Top Winter Travel Destinations

Winter travel destinations can be separated into two broad categories: tropical escapes from your frost-covered hometown and chilly winter wonderlands that provide relief from your

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Lifestyle

Why I Did It?

My female partner left marks on my body when she assaulted me. I posted the pictures. I did not say her name, but everybody knew who it was.  She even had the audacity to ask me to give her a public apology. That is true narcissistic behavior.

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Featured

MSR to kick off sixth season of ‘Small Business Revolution’ on Nov. 9

The MSR, one of six Black-owned businesses based in Minneapolis and St. Paul featured this season. will kick off the season. “I’m excited about seeing it and sharing the experience of running a historical newspaper with the viewers,” said Tracey Williams-Dillard, MSR publisher and CEO. “I hope viewers learn to appreciate the Black press and the blood, sweat, and tears that go into putting out timely and engaging news that our readers can use.”

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The Narrative Matters

Delta Digital ID expanding and making strides for a touch free airport experience

et’s talk about Delta’s Digital ID program.  It’s in use in a couple of airports, in Atlanta’s main hub of Hartsfield Jackson Airport and in Detroit’s Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.  In order to use this feature you must one, be flying on delta airlines of course, two have the Delta Airlines app, and finally you must be enrolled in Homeland Security’s Trusted Traveler program as either a user of TSA Precheck or Global Entry which is for International travelers coming through customs, and Global Entry comes with TSA Precheck. 

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The Narrative Matters

Aaron Rodgers Liar Liar?? Or something else?

The Johnson and Johnson vaccine did temporary go off line and it wasn’t distributed for a short time because of issues with pregnant women and blood clots occurring.  So, Aaron Rodgers did more research and found drugs that he thought would give him some protection immunity.  

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Entertainment

Melvin Deal, Renowned Artist, Cultural Anthropologist & Founding Director of the African Heritage Dancers-Drummers to Be Celebrated

Baba Deal founded the African Heritage Dance Center and taught in numerous elementary & secondary schools
across the country. He was masterful as a teacher and shared his talents in a plethora of settings including
instructional classes, seminars, masterclasses, and lecture demonstrations for art centers, dance studios, theaters, colleges, universities, and other cultural and educational venues.

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Lifestyle

POC Holiday Gift Guide

This year things are only just starting to get back to normal when it comes to family gatherings and holidays with friends. Although the pandemic

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Entertainment

NBA Latest: Three East Teams Exceed Expectations

This year, there are some teams who most fans wouldn’t consider contenders making some noise. They are looking like playoff contenders, and if everything goes right, we’ll see them in the playoffs when it’s time. This is especially true for the Eastern Conference. With that said, let’s take a look at Eastern Conference teams that are exceeding expectations. 

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Advocacy

Is College to expensive now?

A college education has always been presented as a stepping stone to a better life. While the latter might be attainable, data has shown that

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Covid-19

COVID: The Road of a Long Hauler… Part 5

A lady was telling me if I don’t keep my eyes open the doctor wouldn’t discharge me and I would have to stay overnight. Wait, what? I whispered for the nurse to tell me when the doctor was close so I could try to hold my eyes open.

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Advice

Tips for Shopping on Black Friday

Source: Unsplash@Ashkan Forouzani After the food comas of Thanksgiving have subsided, the next thing worth getting worked up over is Black Friday, which is always

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Sports

Sports’s Tidbits: Let’s take a look at some Scary Matchups of NFL Week 8

Giants vs Chiefs – Not sure who thought it would be a good idea to put this on a Monday night.  Schedule Gods please explain??  Andy Reid’s worst nightmare, losing to the stinky Giants at home on national television.  Well folks it is Halloween weekend, but Michael Myers ain’t dead yet, and neither are the Chiefs. Mahomey and Big Andy figure out a way to slide by G-Men.

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Entertainment

Who or what is the NFL protecting?

 However, Dan Snyder as a part of the “punishment” was supposed to quarantine away from team operations. He then was to put in charge during this time away, someone totally disconnected to him and able to give the team some distance from the past right? 

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Entertainment

10 Black Superheroes You Should Know

It wasn’t until Falcon’s appearance in Captain America, 1969, that a black superhero appeared in a mainstream comic book. Since then, though the industry remained

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Featured

The Facebook Papers: What we know

Facebook has long marketed itself as a social media platform that encourages people to form more “Meaningful connection.” The app, however, has recently come under

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Business

Dr. Tracy Reed Offers an Essential Pharmacy for Walnut Park Residents in St Louis, MO

Dr. Reed opened the TPD Pharmacy in the Walnut Park West neighborhood to improve access to prescription medicine in the community. “As a responsible medical professional, I felt the need to bring much-needed healthcare services to a challenged community,” said Dr. Reed. A noted community advocate, Dr. Reed also served as a Founding Director of the Missouri Foundation for Health and has actively participated with Big Brothers / Big Sisters of America and Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc.

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Advocacy

Part 2 of A Series About the Church and Tithing

However, the called upon my life is Apostolic and that’s the realm I operated from within that anointing. It means a lot more than the definition provides and that’s why I tackle subjects that others may run from, and this is one of those, Tithing.

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The Narrative Matters

Fall in love with Puerto Rico All over again

Many of my clients would be scared off from Puerto Rico because it doesn’t have all-Inclusive resorts.  I had not been here to be able to give them enough information to sway them back into traveling here.  Now, that I have experienced the island, I can fully recommend coming to this US Territory.

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Entertainment

Sports Tidbits NFL Week 7: Predictions and Fantasy Picks

Chiefs vs Titans – Chiefs win in a squeaker.  It’s a 50/50 game with the way King Henry is running and the way Patrick Mahomes is turning it over.  If Mahomes can stay away from Turnovers, the Chiefs win. If they turn it over a bunch like they have been and they are in trouble.

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Entertainment

Top Horror Films in 2021

This time of year awakens our desire to scare ourselves, and horror movies are the perfect method. Horror has grown into a massive industry, and

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David Bowie, pictured in concert at Wembley, London, May 1976, tried his hand at journalism in the 1990s. (Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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All The Wrong News: How Bowie Flopped As A Reporter

How the star got the interview of a lifetime with controversial art legend Balthus, but failed to quiz him on alleged pedophilia.
The post All The Wrong News: How Bowie Flopped As A Reporter appeared first on Zenger News.

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Baring It All For The Sake Of The Dead Sea

Photographer does nude photo shoot with 200 volunteers to raise awareness for the threatened sea and a new museum.
The post Baring It All For The Sake Of The Dead Sea appeared first on Zenger News.

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Poetry

“HUSH”

From the villages, where polyrhythmic beats and pulsating sounds of hand craved drums are telling the stories of how you and I came to be!

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The Narrative Matters

Here We Go Around the Maypole Part 2

The highlight of the festival day, the girls gathered around the May Pole, each one of us holding a streamer. We skipped and sang joyfully, while running  in circles around the  May Pole wrapping it from top to bottom as our parents and the neighbors watched. It was so much fun! I do not remember any boys participating in this activity. and a lot of them thought it was a girl thing. When we were done, we ate cake, ice cream and drank Kool-Aid. The sugar put us on hyper inner ride to some place that we did not even understand. We did know that it was one of the few times that we could eat  as much as we wanted.

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Lifestyle

The Soulful Poet Dr. Yemaja Jubilee: Here We Go Around the Maypole Part 1

A great majority of the women were, when I lived there , from1950- 1979, were  called ”housewives”  In spring, work life was all about cleaning, planting tobacco, vegetable, and flowers gardens.  Springtime, awaken all the residents, both young and old  of  the community, and its intoxicating  energy  gifted them joy and blissful living.

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Exposure Magazine

BLK HOME SHOP NETWORK: POST PRODUCTION

Produced by Roberta Holmes Roberta & Chris Holmes launch the Holiday 1st Streaming Marketplace featuring small to mid-size businesses, presenting their product or services to over 160 million homes in 128 countries. The show can be viewed on Exposure Network TV downloadable on Roku, Amazon Fire Stick, Android TV, Apple TV, and iOS & Android […]

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Healables CEO Moshe Lebowitz speaking to former NBA coach and player Ed Pinckney. Healables app was designed to integrate smart textiles, electronics and software to reduce inflammation, accelerate healing and relieve pain, while eliminating travel time for physical therapy. (Courtesy of Healables)
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A Wearable That Soothes And Heals At Home

Device that lessens pain and inflammation on the go is personalized for medical and sports/wellness uses.
The post A Wearable That Soothes And Heals At Home appeared first on Zenger News.

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The Dead Sea has been losing more than some 40 inches of water per year since the 1970s, according to EcoPeace Middle East. Yet experts say the sea will not disappear. (Toa Heftiba/Unsplash)
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What Next For The Dead Sea?

This unique salt lake is shrinking at an alarming rate. Can it survive? 
The post What Next For The Dead Sea? appeared first on Zenger News.

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Moldovan police officer sheds 140 pounds

“It’s important to have someone to challenge you to be better every day,” says Corina Repesciuc.
The post Moldovan police officer sheds 140 pounds appeared first on Zenger News.

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Unique Women’s Health Innovation Center Opens in Israel

“We can not only share our ideas with the world but really change the clinical paradigm,” the Women’s Health Innovation Center’s director, Dr. Avi Tsur, says.
The post Unique Women’s Health Innovation Center Opens in Israel appeared first on Zenger News.

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