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OUR COMMON GROUND with Janice Graham, examining our world and nation, the socio-economic condition of our community and collective interests in the context of race in HOPE and COURAGE.

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The ALFO Show on Vacation ll Returns October 24th

ALFO is taking a well-earned vacation. The ALFO Show will return LIVE on October 24th. Enjoy our past broadcasts located in our archives at BTR/TruthWorks.

The ALFO Show on Vacation ll Returns October 24th

ALFO is taking a well-earned vacation. The ALFO Show will return LIVE on October 24th. Enjoy our past broadcasts located in our archives at BTR/TruthWorks.

The ALFO Show on Vacation ll Returns October 24th

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ALFO is taking a well-earned vacation. The ALFO Show will return LIVE on October 24th. Enjoy our past broadcasts located in our archives at BTR/TruthWorks. Thanks for you support and listenership.


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The Decadent Veil: Black America’s Wealth Illusion

I write this piece following the ground work laid by W.E.B. Dubois’s Veil of Double Consciousness. The veil he described was a visualization of racial duality.

The Decadent Veil: Black America’s Wealth Illusion

I write this piece following the ground work laid by W.E.B. Dubois’s Veil of Double Consciousness. The veil he described was a visualization of racial duality.

The Decadent Veil: Black America’s Wealth Illusion

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I write this piece following the ground work laid by W.E.B. Dubois’s Veil of Double Consciousness. The veil he described was a visualization of racial duality. I now undertake the daunting task of clarifying the new veil of economics that has covered…

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Outstanding analysis  … the other side of the principle of “delusion of inclusion”.

"Despite a large section of the 14 million black households drowning in poverty and debt the stories of a few are told as if they represent those of millions, not thousands. It is this new veil of economics that has allowed for a broad swath of America to become not just desensitized to black poverty, but also hypnotized by black celebrity."


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Study Links Discrimination, Blacks’ Risk of Mental Disorders – Higher Education

Follow our reader on Facebook, “Working While Black” Source: diverseeducation.com The four types of discrimination that the study identified are disrespectful, condescending, character-based, and hostile discrimination.

Study Links Discrimination, Blacks’ Risk of Mental Disorders – Higher Education

Follow our reader on Facebook, “Working While Black” Source: diverseeducation.com The four types of discrimination that the study identified are disrespectful, condescending, character-based, and hostile discrimination.

Study Links Discrimination, Blacks’ Risk of Mental Disorders - Higher Education

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The four types of discrimination that the study identified are disrespectful, condescending, character-based, and hostile discrimination. The findings are based on a sample of 4,462 African American and Caribbean Blacks between 18 and 65 years of age.

Though 83 percent of respondents reported experiencing some form of discrimination in the past year, the effects of discrimination worsen on a sort of sliding scale. The more frequently an individual reported experiencing all forms of discrimination, the more likely that individual was to also report mental health issues and other disorders.


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NFL Still Dropping the Ball | George Curry l BlackPressUSA

Now that Goodell has come out of hiding, it is not clear that the NFL is any closer to getting it right, as he keeps putting it, than it was when it dropped the ball in handling Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the league.

NFL Still Dropping the Ball | George Curry l BlackPressUSA

Now that Goodell has come out of hiding, it is not clear that the NFL is any closer to getting it right, as he keeps putting it, than it was when it dropped the ball in handling Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the league.

NFL Still Dropping the Ball | George Curry l BlackPressUSA

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Now that Goodell has come out of hiding, it is not clear that the NFL is any closer to getting it right, as he keeps putting it, than it was when it dropped the ball in handling Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the league.

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus's insight:

George E. Curry, former editor-in-chief of Emerge magazine, is editor-in-chief of the National Newspaper Publishers Association News Service (NNPA.) He is a keynote speaker, moderator, and media coach. Curry can be reached through his Web site, www.georgecurry.com. You can also follow him at www.twitter.com/currygeorge and George E. Curry Fan Page on Facebook

 See more at: http://www.blackpressusa.com/2014/09/nfl-still-dropping-the-ball/#sthash.WV45ccZH.AfyUoNUT.dpuf


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Writer J. California Cooper Dies at 82

Prolific writer and playwright J. California Cooper has died at the age of 82, a family friend has confirmed to EBONY.com.

Writer J. California Cooper Dies at 82

Prolific writer and playwright J. California Cooper has died at the age of 82, a family friend has confirmed to EBONY.com.

Writer J. California Cooper Dies at 82

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Prolific writer and playwright J. California Cooper has died at the age of 82, a family friend has confirmed to EBONY.com.

Cooper passed away peacefully in Seattle, Washington on September 20th, with…

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The world of ‘dreamthinkers’ mourn the loss of prolific author, J. California Cooper. One of my favorite authors and from book to book, my BFF.


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