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Man Who Trump Dubbed His ‘African-American’ Blasts the President for His Lack of Support for Black Community
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California politician Gregory Cheadle said he’s never been an avid supporter of President Donald Trump. (Image courtesy of the Auburn Journal) The man President Donald Trump pointed out in a sea of cheering supporters and dubbed his “African-American” is no longer a fan, thanks to the president’s empty words and less-than-genuine support of the Black […]

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Couple Opens First Black-Owned Gas Station in This Town; Local Residents Are Inspired
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Jonesboro, Georgia may be a small town, but they have a lot to celebrate. The town has welcomed its first ever Black-owned gas station owned by local entrepreneurs Colisha Hicks and her fiancé Fatz. Their Citgo gas station, located on Tara Boulevard, is the first Black-owned gas station not just in the city of Jonesboro… […]

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First woman to start a bank, a Black woman, gets a statue in the Confederacy’s capital
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Maggie L. Walker, the daughter of a former slave, is being memorialized with a statue in Richmond. She was the first country’s first woman to found a bank. She was a humanitarian, a teacher, an icon of her community in 1920s Richmond. Today Walker will get her own monument, a towering statue of her as […]

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