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FCC Boasts New Minority Broadcast Ownerships

Making Good on the Promise of Independent Minority Ownership of Television Stations by: Chairman Tom Wheeler and Commissioner Mignon Clyburn Increasing minority ownership of television broadcast stations has been an often-stated, but elusive goal. While there is widespread agreement on…

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Baseball Icon to be Featured on “Finding Your Roots”

In tomorrow night’s episode of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. entitled Born Champions, Professor Gates is joined by Yankees legend Derek Jeter, former World No. 1 professional tennis player Billie Jean King, and former WNBA star Rebecca…

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PBS FINDING YOUR ROOTS FEATURES POWERFUL GUESTS

Since the premiere of his groundbreaking series African American Lives (2006) through the first season of Finding Your Roots (2012), noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has been helping people discover long-lost relatives hidden for generations within the branches…

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George Tandy Jr. Continues to “March” Toward Success

On a pleasantly warm yet breezy Chicago summer night, the city was buzzing with excitement in anticipation of one of the most talked about concerts in town and around the globe for that matter. Yes, the amazingly talented George Tandy…