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Invincibility in Defense: Attorney and Sports Agent Johnathon Hardaway

Johnathon P. Hardaway III is one of the country’s best attorneys and sports agents.

#JusticeForCyntoiaBrown: Supporters rally for release of sex trafficking victim

A global movement that includes celebrities and hundreds of supporters are calling for the release of sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown in Nashville, Tenn. Brown was sentenced to life in prison for killing a man who raped and abused her.

10-year-old kills herself after alleged bullying incident caught on camera

A mother and father in Colorado say their 10-year-old daughter took her own life because of a video of a fight with an alleged bully.

Farrakhan tells Trump it’s time to repent for America’s sins

Nation of Islam national representative. the Hon. Minister Louis Farrakhan, 84, held a news conference Nov. 16 at the historic Watergate Hotel, where he directed a message to President Donald Trump.

Net neutrality’s deathbed? Activists and officials vow to fight internet inequality

Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai unveiled plans to repeal net neutrality rules, scoring a victory for telecommunications companies and internet providers.

Women of color are fastest-growing group of business owners

According to the most recent figures contained in the 2016 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, the number of women-owned firms increased by 45 percent last year—a rate five times the national average.

US ending permits that allowed almost 60,000 Haitians to live, work in the country

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.

Rev. Jesse Jackson reveals he has Parkinson’s disease

The Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s disease diagnosis caught many by surprise, but those who know him said they’re confident that he’ll overcome the life-threatening challenge before him.

Rev. Jesse Jackson's letter to supporters about his Parkinson's disease diagnosis

The full letter Rev. Jesse Jackson wrote to supporters about his Parkinson's disease diagnosis.

Rev. Al Sharpton responds to Rev. Jesse Jackson's announcement that he has Parkinson's disease

One of Rev. Jesse Jackson's mentees, Rev. Al Sharpton is responding the civil rights leader's announcement that he is suffering from Parkinson's disease.

Bronx campaign to bail low-income defendants out of jail inspires national effort

A national effort is launching that aims to help low-income defendants get out of jail by bailing them out as their criminal cases progress through the courts.

Veterans express concern over treatment of Sgt. La David Johnson and family

Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at noon, veterans and veteran organizations gathered on the steps of New York City Hall to express their concerns about the treatment of the late Sgt. La David Johnson and his family.

California NAACP wants 'The Star-Spangled Banner' removed as national anthem

Reports indicate that the California NAACP wants to remove "The Star-Spangled Banner" as America's national anthem citing racist lyrics.

Obama to report for jury duty in Chicago

Former President Barack Obama is expected to report for jury duty in Chicago on Wednesday morning.

NAACP set to change tax status to engage politically

After being eclipsed in recent years by Color of Change, Black Lives Matter and other younger, more tech savvy and politically-pointed groups, the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization will change its tax status.

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