GDN Print Edition 5-28-15

Greater Diversity News (GDN) is a statewide publication with national reach and relevance.  We are a chosen news source for

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Discrimination Against Students of Color Rampant in Louisiana School District

Three years after a Southern Poverty Law Center complaint sparked a U.S. Department of Education (DOE) investigation into the disproportionate

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Depression, Black Superwoman Syndrome, and Suicide

She was the founder of For Brown Girls and, later, the #DarkSkinRedLip Project, as well as several online movements celebrating

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Ebonee Davis Recieves Graduate Diaspora Grant

Ebonee Davis is a recent recipient of the West African Research Association’s Graduate Diaspora grant which will allow her to spend three months working in Ghana,

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Blacks Least Likely to Get Business Loan from Banks

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Black-owned businesses face tougher challenges than other groups when seeking bank loans, according to a new study

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Black Woman Entrepreneur Opens New Bed & Breakfast In Durham, North Carolina

TheLRoomBNB (The “L” Stands for Ladies) – “Every Woman Deserves A Mini Break” Durham, NC – From unique restaurants, new condos

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A Call to Curb Expansion of Charter Schools in Black Communities

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Parents, students and advocates for strong neighborhood schools continue to pressure civic leaders to end the expansion

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To Be Equal: A Message for the Class of 2015

“Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair. / It’s had tacks in it, /And splinters, / And boards torn

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Black Voter in November 2016

Educate, organize and mobilize — (thethirdreconstruction.com) I continuously monitor the political polls and conversations about the results of North Carolina elections in

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Greater Diversity News Print 5-21-15

Greater Diversity News (GDN) is a statewide publication with national reach and relevance.  We are a chosen news source for

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Myth of the ‘Absent’ Black Dad

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Contrary to the myth, though Black men are more likely to live apart from their children than

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Eighth Grade La. Student Arrested for Throwing Skittles on Bus

An African-American eighth-grader was recently arrested for throwing Skittles on a bus in Louisiana. According to online news site Vocativ,

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