Tuesday, August 4, 2020
www.rollingout.com By TERRY SHROPSHIRE       Tyler Perry is killing the game right now and he has the celebrity receipts to prove it. Fresh off the star-studded grand opening of the impressive Tyler Perry Studios campus near downtown Atlanta, the movie mogul has unveiled three new TV...
www.latimes.com By Maya Lau, Richard Winton, Laura J. Nelson and Matt Hamilton Contact Reporters   Karen Smith tied the knot in January with a man she had known for years. A pastor her own age with a military background, Cedric Anderson seemed like a man...
www.nationalinterest.org By Christian Weller   Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are among the 2020 presidential hopefuls in favor of reparations.   Four hundred years ago, America’s first enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia. Centuries later, black Americans have managed to accumulate some wealth, but it...
www.theplayerstribune.com BY ISAIAH THOMAS   It’s funny, I’d just been celebrating. When I got the call from Danny, I was leaving the airport — my wife, Kayla, and I were coming back from having celebrated our one-year wedding anniversary. We’d gone to Miami for a...
www.blackamericaweb.com By Michael H. Cottman   NASA Astronaut Dr. Jeanette Epps has been abruptly grounded. Epps was on track to become the first African-American to travel through space and live on the International Space Station for an extended six-month assignment. But now that Epps has been abruptly...
www.nytimes.com By Katharine Q. Seelye During World War II, when Raye Montague was 7 and growing...
www.cnn.com By Karl de Vries and Veronica Stracqualursi   Herman Cain, a onetime Republican presidential candidate and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza, has died from coronavirus, according to an obituary sent from his verified Twitter account and Newsmax, where he was launching a television show. Cain, 74, was hospitalized earlier...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Micheal Starr Hopkins   There is no tax break in the world that can justify supporting a man who continues to lie to the American people with no hesitation.   As a Democrat, I have no reservation saying that America needs a...
www.newsone.com By Nigel Roberts   The four-year degree program combines science and business to prepare students for the booming market.   Legalized marijuana is big business. According to Forbes, North American sales surged by 30 percent in 2016 to $6.7 billion. Sales are projected to reach...
www.blackenterprise.com By Adedamola Agboola     West Point, America’s premier military college, which didn’t graduate its first black cadet until Reconstruction in 1877, now has its first black superintendent. For the first time in its 216-year history, Lt. Gen. Darryl Williams, who has held high-ranking...
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