Influence

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Book Reads from the "Power List"

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40 Best-Selling African American Books from Summer 2015
by Troy Johnson and Gwen Richardson | Influence and Culture | Wednesday, October 28, …

Diversity Program for HBCU Scholars

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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Launches Apple HBCU Scholars Program to Create Diverse Talent Pipeline
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | …

Black Girls Lead Conference

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Black Girls Rock! Empowering the Next Generation of Black Women Leaders to Be Strong, Confident and Bold 
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | …

Jill Scott Partners with Hallmark

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Jill Scott's Blues Babe Foundation Launches National Scholarship Program for Students Pursuing Careers in the Writing Arts
by VERGE Staff | …

Derek Jeter's Turn 2 Foundation

Derek Jeter's Turn 2 Foundation

Movado Hosts A Special Night On Broadway With Derek Jeter's Turn 2 Foundation and The Harlem School of the Arts       
by VERGE Staff | Influence …

Race Relations in America

Imani Michelle Scott Are we addicted to Racism

Are We Addicted to Racism? Dr. Imani Michelle Scott on How to Heal Racial Conflict in 21st Century America       
by VERGE Staff | Influence …

Shaping the Community

Fathers&Figures(Group)-Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers

Detroit Men Open Up With Personal Stories About "Fathers and Figures"     
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | Sunday, June 15, 2014

Brenda Freeman Joins DreamWorks

Brenda Freeman

Brenda Freeman Joins DreamWorks Animation
as Head of Television Marketing
  
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | Thursday, April 3, 2014


3000+ Inspired Black Men

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A New Network Community Shares Positive Stories About Black Men   
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | Monday, February 24, 2014



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Jarid Manos Talks Why He Cares

Jarid Manos Activist

Restoring Communities: Environmental Activist Leads Ecological
Health Movement     
  
by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | Monday, February …

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Documentary Presents the Inside Story of the Secret State-Funded Agency That Spied on American Citizens to Maintain Segregation  

by VERGE …

Sonia Jackson Myles' Principle for Success

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Sonia Jackson Myles Joins Board of Directors at the Matlet Group and Shares Her Principle for Success   

by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | …

Encouraging success through dance

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Artistry Youth Dance Company is Promoting Diversity and Success in Dance  

By Lanre Makele | Influence and Culture | Thursday, October 31, …

Documentary Filmmaker Peter Nicks

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New Documentary The Waiting Room Exposes National Healthcare Crisis 

by VERGE Staff | Influence and Culture | Monday, September 23, 2013