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Tutu chides ANC for excluding minority whites at Mandela service

Tutu chides ANC for excluding minority whites at Mandela service

| December 24, 2013

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, an activist in the anti-apartheid struggle, said he was dismayed at the “blatant exclusion” of Afrikaners from memorial services for Nelson Mandela.

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Santa spreads happiness at MLK Club event

Santa spreads happiness at MLK Club event

| December 24, 2013

About 150 boys and girls attended the 17th MLK Club’s Annual Santa on Tour and Trolley Ride at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA Dec. 7.

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Education group: Stop firing guns on New Year’s

| December 24, 2013

Families are urged to turn on all the lights for one hour preceding midnight and refrain from firing weapons at the incoming New Year.

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Pastor Kenneth Christmon to keynote MLK Club breakfast

Pastor Kenneth Christmon to keynote MLK Club breakfast

| December 24, 2013

In conjunction with the Jan. 20 Unity Day celebration, Breakfast With the Clergy is scheduled to feature keynote speaker Pastor Kenneth Christmon.

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Hamilton’s appointment includes room with elephant

Hamilton’s appointment includes room with elephant

| December 24, 2013

Contrary to the election of President Barack Obama and the appointment of Chief Garry Hamilton, race is still the elephant in the living room.

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Garry Hamilton named new police chief

Garry Hamilton named new police chief

| December 24, 2013

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry recently officially announced that Garry Hamilton has been appointed as Police Chief for the City of Fort Wayne. Hamilton becomes the first African American to hold the position.

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African migrants in long march protest Israeli detentions

African migrants in long march protest Israeli detentions

| December 24, 2013

In a dramatic protest against their detention, some 200 African migrants crossed 60 miles by foot over two days in winter weather to rally at the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem.

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Spotlight on The Urban League Gala Part 2

Spotlight on The Urban League Gala Part 2

| December 22, 2013

To continue with your Christmas present, from part one of the Gala Extravaganza Spotlight from last week, we bring to you part two.

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Fort Wayne native sparkles on British TV channel

Fort Wayne native sparkles on British TV channel

| December 20, 2013

Alexandria Hayden, a Fort Wayne native, is a host/presenter on the Rocks TV channel based in England.

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French-African Flora Coquerel wins beauty pageant, igniting national uproar

French-African Flora Coquerel wins beauty pageant, igniting national uproar

| December 20, 2013

A radiant French teenager whose mother hails from Benin was crowned Miss France on live TV, thrilling those who acknowledge the diverse population of the European nation.

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