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Millennials Embrace Community Activism in the Trump Era
12/4/2017
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Morelia Blanco grew up protesting. She remembers her mother bringing her to her first demonstration when she was just 4 years old. Blanco continued to occasionally participate in the immigration......read more

Urban League: Screening For Life
12/4/2017
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Dr. Valerie Thompson, President, and CEO of the Oklahoma City Urban League (Oklahoma City, OK) explains their Screening For Life program and how getting a mammogram is easy and free. Shanae Stoner is......read more

Job Training Program is a Boost for Latinos, African Americans
12/4/2017
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Getting a commercial driver’s license could lead to bigger paycheck for minorities who are more likely to face poverty in Dane County. Oscar Daniel, a Latino resident, is one of eight graduates of a......read more

Daddy’s Girls: Fathers and Daughters Practice Etiquette and Dance Before Upcoming Akron Cotillion
12/4/2017
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When the music stopped for a moment Saturday, 10-year-old Xyia West turned toward her dad and playfully landed a half-dozen jabs on his tummy. Tarik West looked down, smiled and blocked the harmless......read more

Urban League Launches New Agenda
12/4/2017
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A civil rights organization that's been around for decades but was discontinued for 20 years in Arkansas is making a comeback. “The status of this is we are up and running and rolling out our......read more

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