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How ‘Strategic’ Bias Keeps Americans From Voting for Women and Candidates of Color

When Americans vote this fall, the candidates on their ballots will not reflect the diversity of the United States. Despite

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Teaching Children About Nature – Which Can Get Them Excited About Science

Insects are everywhere – in backyards, balconies and the park down the street. In fact, numerically speaking, insects dominate the

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Will Russia Influence the American Vote with Misleading Propaganda?

The idea that someone recently tried to influence Americans to vote for a particular candidate by sending them threatening emails

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Natacha Buchanan Applauds ONG Industry’s Outreach to Minorities

  Natacha Buchanan personifies all that the oil and natural gas industry projects for the future of its well-paying workforce.

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Military Veterans Find Plenty of Opportunities and Camaraderie at Wells Fargo

In a recent interview with BlackPressUSA, Le Nette Rutledge, the head of Military Talent Programs at Wells Fargo, shared her

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Black Voters Cannot Afford Four More Years of Trump

In 2016, then-candidate Donald J. Trump asked African Americans, “what the hell do you have to lose,” by supporting his

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Senator Bernie Sanders: Climate Change is the Existential Threat to Our Planet

Washington, D.C. – Today, in a newly released video, Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) said that climate change is an existential threat to

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RNC Skewered After Tweeting Trump’s ‘Outer Space’ Second Term Priorities

As the pandemic worsens with more than 70,000 new cases each day, unemployment numbers rising, and small businesses routinely shuttering,

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ELECTION 2020: For Many Voters, “It’s [Still] the Economy, Stupid…”

During the heated 1992 presidential race, James Carville, who was then a strategist for the Bill Clinton campaign, coined the

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For Millions of Americans, the Future of Health Care is What’s on the Ballot

Elections Have Consequences #1 Presidential elections impact Americans’ lives in a wide array of ways. It’s widely maintained that the

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The Future of Education Is at Stake in the 2020 Election

  Dr. Naomi Johnson Booker, the founder of the Philadelphia-based charter school management corporation, Global Academies, is adamant about the importance

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‘Threat to Health Care and Civil Rights’ Judge Barrett Confirmed by GOP Senate

Amy Coney Barrett, a conservative judge with a stated opposition to the Affordable Care Act and many Civil Rights laws,

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Civic Engagement

Educate, Organize, Mobilize.

18 Georgia NAACP Branches to ‘Party at the Polls’ in Pivotal State

ATLANTA – In one of the most unique get-out-the-vote efforts this year, 18 Georgia NAACP branches over 19 counties have

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Miss NCCU Launches Greater Diversity News HBCU Voting Outreach Research Project – “A Call to Colors” GDN Exclusive

To Imani Johnson, the Greater Diversity News (GDN) HBCU Voting Outreach Project is a way for students at historically Black

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I Have a Felony Conviction. Can I Vote? Voting Rights Projects

While many states have some restriction on felon voting rights, most states restore the right to vote to people after they complete their sentences. In fact, up to 17 millionAmericans with past convictions can vote right now…

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Voter Resurgence 2020: Absentee Voting – Start Your Voting Efforts Today!

You can start your 2020 voting efforts today! If you want to vote with maximum social distancing, Absentee Voting (AV)

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Pandemic Can Not Stop NCCU CEAC Voter Efforts – A GDN Exclusive

On Saturday, August 8th, the National HBCU Alumni Foundation’s 6th Annual Leaders Conference Civic Engagement and Advocacy Committee (CEAC) Summit

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Teachey, NC Mayor Supports ACTC – GDN Exclusive, Vol. II, Part XXVII

On November 5, 2019, history was made in the small, southwest Duplin County town of Teachey – population 431, size

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Alpha Kappa Alphas Celebrate 30 Years of Service Sigma Tau Omega Chapter – GDN Exclusive

It has been thirty years this month since the Sigma Tau Omega (STO) Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated

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Yvonne Lewis Holley Vies to Make history as First Black NC Lieutenant Governor

A GDN Election 2020 Special When the smoke cleared after the March 3rd primaries two months ago, suddenly, the prospect

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The Future of Law Enforcement in North Carolina

The Future of Law Enforcement in North Carolina The recent protests demanding change in our current law enforcement policies to

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Courts and Chief Justices Around the Country Echo Chief Justice Beasley’s Call

I wanted to make sure you saw this article from the Wall Street Journal that was published over the weekend.

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Join GDN Via Zoom – For a Statewide Judicial Candidate Virtual Event

Join Us Via Zoom from the convenience and safety of your home. Tuesday, June 23 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm The

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NHCDP Town Hall With All Five Court Of Appeals Candidates

Court of Appeals Town Hall —  June 1st When: Monday, June 1st, 7 p.m. Where: Zoom Town Hall for all five Democratic

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Economic Equity

Expanding Equal Access

Nielsen’s 10th-Year African American Consumer Report Explores the Power of the Black Community

  Data shows African Americans have increasing cultural, economic and political influence CHICAGO – October 21, 2020 – For 10 years,

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Small Business Development Center Assists Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Small Business Development Center helps with business ownership and keeps existing businesses competitive in an ever-changing global marketplace.

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Common Anomaly: Business Basics and Fundamentals for Teens

In “Common Anomaly,” 16-year-old Evan White gives timely practical financial advice   Evan White is a teen finance wizard. At

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Books of Knowledge

Education for the Masses.

The Game is Not a Game: The Power, Protest and Politics of American Sports

By Scoop Jackson
Liberating and provocative, with sharp wit and generous humor, Jackson’s essays explore the role that sports plays in American society and the hypocritical standards…

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Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome : America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing

By Dr. DeGruy
Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome helps to lay the necessary foundation to ensure the well-being and sustained health of future generations and provides a rare glimpse into the evolution of society’s beliefs

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American Policing: A Culture of Violence in Minority Communities

Former LAPD detective and leading national expert Timothy T. Williams, Jr. dives deep into police procedure, use of force, and

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