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Kim Fields Receives Huge Honor

Kim Fields, her husband, Christopher Morgan, and their two sons, were honored by Congresswoman Frederica Wilson’s 5,000 Role Models Foundation its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Unity Scholarship Breakfast at Jungle Island in Miami, Florida. Though this was the 22ndth…

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National Press Club to Unveil Iconic Dr. King Speech

In July 1962, Dr. martin luther king became the first African American to speak at a National Press Club luncheon program, the iconic forum that began with Franklin D. Roosevelt as its first speaker. An audio recording was made of…

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The WORD Network Wants Sirius to Take them Seriously

The WORD Network, the largest African American religious network in the world, has requested a meeting with Sirius CEO Jim Meyer to discuss carriage of The WORD Network for several months. The WORD Network has called Rev. Jesse Jackson to…

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Radio Veteran Freddie Bell Retires

Carter Broadcast Group’s KPRT-AM (Gospel 1590)/Kansas City, MO announces the retirement of morning drive host, Freddie Bell, after over 38 years with the station. “I thank the Carter Family for allowing me to work at the nation’s oldest, operated and…

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LeBron James Changes 1000 Lives with One Tweet

When it comes to LeBron James some people absolutely adore him and some others can’t stand him. That is usually only basketball related. In this case, I don’t care how you feel about Lebron James, you can’t knock the fact…

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BET Awards to Honor Tom Joyner

Since the 1990’s, philanthropist Tom Joyner has been the well-known and loved radio host of The Tom Joyner Show which pulls in over 8 million ears across the nation. In 19989, as an homage to his roots, he created the…

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BLACK ENTERPRISE Plans to Honor Men of Color

BLACK ENTERPRISE has launched BE Modern Man, an integrative Web series that honors the essence, image, and accomplishments of today’s man of color. With daily features of today’s leaders, executives, creatives, students, politicians, entrepreneurs, professionals and agents of change, we’ll…