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Mobb Deep makes stunning return

| April 23, 2014
Mobb Deep makes stunning return

Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News Almost 20 years after the New York City-based, dark, underground hip-hop duo Mobb Deep released their sophomore full-length album, “The Infamous,” the group is taking a full circle approach to their 2014 album, “The Infamous Mobb Deep.” Although Mobb Deep did not receive as much […]

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‘White Like Me’ film, discussion reveals need for understanding, work in America

| April 23, 2014
‘White Like Me’ film, discussion reveals need for understanding, work in America

By Chasisti Falls Special to Frost Illustrated Thanks to Frost Illustrated being so informative, I had the pleasure of attending the “White Like Me” by Tim Wise Community Film Screening and Discussion that was held at the Indiana University South Bend Campus. The event was held April 12, simultaneously in Fort Wayne, South Bend and […]

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Green activists mark Earth Day worldwide

| April 23, 2014
Green activists mark Earth Day worldwide

(GIN)—Actions to save the forests, the rivers, wildlife and endangered species were underway this week from Pittsboro, North Carolina to Nairobi, Kenya as millions of people marked the 44th anniversary of Earth Day. The first Earth Day was organized by Gaylord Nelson, a former U.S. senator from Wisconsin, in 1970 as a way to bring […]

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Veterans 1st Hiring Event planned for May 8

| April 23, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Northeast Indiana Works and WorkOne Northeast is scheduled to host a Veterans 1st Hiring Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 8 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Military veterans and their spouses will have a chance to discuss job opportunities with as many as 75 regional employers. Two dozen professionals from […]

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Ethnic groups slaughtered in Sudan churches, mosques

| April 23, 2014
Ethnic groups slaughtered in Sudan churches, mosques

“Liberators” who broadcast their intention to murder and rape innocent people? “Liberators,” you say? Here’s proof that racist murder is not simply the purview of white supremacists. An ‘abomination’: Slaughter in the mosques and churches of Bentiu, South Sudan BY FRED BARBASH As they seized the oil hub Bentiu, South Sudanese rebels slaughtered hundreds of […]

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Racial hate born of helplessness

| April 23, 2014
Racial hate born of helplessness

By Brenda Robinson Life’s tough, isn’t it? Professionals, theologians, lay people and just plain folk have tried for centuries to make sense of senseless crimes whereby innocent people are murdered, for no understandable reasons. Among those puzzling murders are those labeled “hate crimes.” And, when a gunman opened fire at a Jewish Center and an […]

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Crime & Safety Report: April 23-29 Edition

| April 23, 2014

Motorcyclist injured in single vehicle accident FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:55 a.m., April 18, Fort Wayne police officers responded to the report of a single vehicle accident involving a motorcycle in the intersection of Main Street and Watkins Street. On arrival officers found an unresponsive adult male down in the middle of the street near his […]

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ANC winning elections but losing support

| April 23, 2014
ANC winning elections but losing support

One of these days, people all over the world will stop giving self-serving, greed infected “leaders” a pass out of nostalgia. We have a tendency to complain about the quality of people in office in this country but conveniently seem to forget we elect them. If South Africans reelect Mr. Zuma after all the revelations […]

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Michigan affirmative action could haunt white minority in decades

| April 23, 2014
Michigan affirmative action could haunt white minority in decades

We’ve got one question: Just where the hell are all these jobs affirmative action allegedly took from white folks and gave to black folks? Someone, please help us because, given the tremendous unemployment rate in the black community, we can’t find these jobs. Same goes for university admissions which have driven cases like this. First […]

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Could Ukraine become another Afghanistan

| April 23, 2014
Could Ukraine become another Afghanistan

The west, in particular the U.S, has expressed real concern over what is happening in the Ukraine. Once again, Russia appears to be on the imperialistic move, trying to rebuild what was lost with the dissolution of the Soviet Union. In the long run, there might not be much need for intervention. Vladmir Putin and […]

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