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Poem in memory of Madiba…

Poem in memory of Madiba…

| December 20, 2013

By Omowale-Ketu Oladuwa—Qunu Qunu /the troublemaking child returns to your earth / Stone’s cry out and the people celebrate his dance of life…

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Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

Veteran policeman, Willie Ware crosses over at 74

| December 20, 2013

The Summit City lost one of the police pioneers when Willie Ware, 74, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 in Indianapolis with family by his side.

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Dr. Deas’ Soul Santa song

Dr. Deas’ Soul Santa song

| December 20, 2013

“Since nobody’s seen Santa on Christmas / When he steals down the chimney with care / Wouldn’t it be so revealing / If Santa had black kinky hair”

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A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

| December 19, 2013

Think about giving friends and family something that will help them for years to come—assistance in creating their own my Social Security account.

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Critic: Twenty years since Human Rights Act, work only half done

Critic: Twenty years since Human Rights Act, work only half done

| December 19, 2013

U.N. officials and countries around the world take time to reflect on the limited successes and some shortfalls in human rights records worldwide.

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Mandela: ‘What a mighty good man’

Mandela: ‘What a mighty good man’

| December 19, 2013

If we examine this humble man’s motivation and contributions. Perhaps then we will recognize how fortunate we are to have lived during his time.

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Crime & Safety Briefs: Dec. 18 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Dec. 18 edition

| December 19, 2013

• Man critically injured in stabbing on north side of town
• Barricaded subject surrenders
• Identity of drug store robbery suspect sought
• First responders give back

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Should celebrities be held accountable?

Should celebrities be held accountable?

| December 19, 2013

Star power, social responsibility and controversy surfaced again over a partnership between hip hop entrepreneur Jay Z a/k/a Shawn Carter and a high-end store accused of racially profiling customers and rapper-businessman Kanye West’s appropriation of the Confederate Stars and Bars flag for a clothing line.

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Jerrika Hinton Sizzles in Grey’s Anatomy

Jerrika Hinton Sizzles in Grey’s Anatomy

| December 18, 2013

by Denise Johnson Stovall Special to the NNPA from The Dallas Examiner Jerrika Delayne Hinton speaks during an almni event at the Meadows School for the Arts at Southern Methodist University (Courtesy of SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY) Jerrika Delayne Hinton, who plays Stephanie Edwards on Grey’s Anatomy, has made her family and friends in Dallas proud. […]

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Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 18 edition

| December 18, 2013

Deacon Arthur “Buddy” Essex Sr., entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at his home. “We are grateful for the life of this amazing servant of God.” Born Sept. 15, 1931, he was the first born of 13 and a son of Deacon Isaac and Mother […]

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