Tag Archive: Trayvon Martin

Aug 31 2014

“United We Win”

WASHINGTON, D.C. Voto Latino and Global Grind launched United We Win, a campaign to mobilize diverse communities to register to vote to create meaningful change.With the support of community leaders like Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and CEO of PolicyLink, United We Win seeks to create long-term dialogue between the Latino and African-American communities, who are …

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Aug 25 2014

I am not Sybrina Fulton

My 15-year-old son is a hulking 6’6. He wears a hoodie and listens to hip hop. But I’ve never had to explain to him that his neighbors might find him threatening. I’ve never told him that police officers might assume that if he’s hanging out on the sidewalks of our city he’s up to no …

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Nov 08 2013

“Oprah’s Next Chapter” gets candid with stars

“Oprah’s Next Chapter” features a star-studded line-up with all-new episodes on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Episodes include interviews with Academy Award®-nominated filmmaker Spike Lee (November 10), Reverend Al Sharpton (November 17), R&B powerhouse Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds (November 24) and basketball legend Magic Johnson (December 1). Oprah meets with Academy Award®-nominated filmmaker Spike Lee at the …

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