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Martin Luther King III Recalls Words of His Father

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Martin Luther King III Recalls Words of His Father in New Video #SwordThatHeals 

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Encouraging Minority Women to Use their Political Power at the Polls

Encouraging Minority Women to Use their Political Power at the Polls

Higher Heights is Harnessing Political Power and Leadership Potential Among Black Women 
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Hyundai Celebrates Success and Diversity Among Women

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New Ad Campaign by Hyundai Showcases Everyday Women and Spotlights the Power of 'Smarter Choices' …

Activists and Politicians Rally Together to "Bring Back Our Girls"

California Rally to Bring Back Our Girls

Hundreds Flocked to Rallies Across North America Calling for International Support to "Bring …

The Status of Black Women in Politics

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New Report Examines the Status of Black Women in American Politics    
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Vital Voices: Recognizing Women in Leadership and Social Advocacy Around the Globe

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Joined by Fashion Icon Diane von Furstenberg …

Dr. Maya Angelou Dies at Age 86

Dr. Maya Angelou Dies at Age 86

Legendary Novelist, Poet and Activist Dr. Maya Angelou Dies at Age 86    
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Dr. Gloria Mayfield Banks and Oprah Winfrey Endorse Political Candidate in Virginia

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Dr. Gloria Mayfield Banks Stands with Oprah Winfrey in Support of Virginia's 8th District Congressional …

Student-Athletes Share Stories of Academic and Athletic Balance

Student Athletes Balance Sports and Academics

Student-Athletes Share Stories of Academic and Athletic Balance at the University of North …

New Music College Launches in Downtown Detroit

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Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME) Launches in Michigan   
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Best Graduate School Rankings in the U.S.

Best Graduate Schools 2015

U.S. News & World Report Announces the 2015 Best Graduate Schools   
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HBCU Students Wins Ford Community Challenge

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Huston-Tillotson University Students Win Ford HBCU
Community Challenge Competition   

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Is the Future of the American Dream in Crisis?

Opportunity Gap in the America

New Book Explores the 'Opportunity Gap' in America   

by VERGE Staff | News and Politics | Monday, …