By Dayvon Love The incorporation of racial justice discourse into the Democratic Party and the liberal elite mainstream has had an impact on the nature of the policy demands that […] The post Reparations for the war on drugs appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor President Biden has signed the 730-page Inflation Reduction Act into law. Your senators and congressmen are at home in their districts until Labor Day […] The post The Inflation Reduction Act and Black America: White House advisers and Black leaders weigh in appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
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By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, email@example.com While working as a director of diversity at Notre Dame of Maryland University, Natalie Gillard was often tasked […] The post Factuality is the board game giving players a 90-minute crash course on structural inequality in the U.S. appeared first on AFRO American
By Noah Trister, The Associated Press Even more than usual, this feels like a crucial season for Lamar Jackson. Baltimore Ravens’ star quarterback has been both celebrated and doubted throughout […] The post Ravens’ Jackson enters another season with plenty to prove appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Marnita Coleman, Special to the AFRO, firstname.lastname@example.org The Bless Baltimore Prayer Motorcade resumed in-person activity on July 30. The annual event came after a two-year hiatus due to the […] The post #FaithWorks: Faith leaders address violence at Bless Baltimore Prayer Motorcade appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Ralph E. Moore Jr.Special to the AFROrmoore@afro.com Too little is known of the Baltimore man who broke the color barrier as the first Black undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University […] The post The Moore Report: Johns Hopkins University names building in honor of first Black student appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, email@example.com According to the Abell Foundation, the homeownership rate in Baltimore City dropped from 51 percent to 47 percent […] The post Black men in Baltimore join forces to foster generational wealth appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Sponsored Content Governor Larry Hogan today announced the launch of the $248 million Maryland Homeowner Assistance Fund, which will be administered by the Maryland Department of Housing and Community […] The post Governor Hogan Announces Opening of Maryland Homeowner Assistance Fund appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
*“I respect Soul music,” said Jamaican vocalist Hezron Clarke when I mentioned the soulfulness on the R&B/Hip-Hop title track to his newly released album “Man on a Mission” (Tad Records). “I didn’t when I was young, but by 18, 19 or 20 I started to understand it. I’m bringing back that kind of music but
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*Shaquille O’Neal seems to firmly believe that the Earth is flat — at least that’s what he claimed in an interview on the Australian radio show “The Kyle & Jackie O Show” this week. Some may recall the former NBA star first making the remark back in 2017, and apparently, he has yet to be