Monthly Archives: July 2009

Alpha Kappa Alpha, Oldest African American Sorority, Sued For Misappropriation Of Funds! Shocking Allegations Leveled Against AKA President Barbara McKinzie!

The Pink and Green is in the news. In an unflattering way. It is being reported that current and former members of the AKA’s are suing sorority president Barbara McKinzie for the misappropriation of funds directly related to the business

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President Obama, Vice President Biden, Professor Gates And Sgt. James Crowley Throw Back A Few Brewskis In Hopes Of Reconciliation

The meeting between Professor Skip Gates and Sgt. James Crowley, along with President Obama and Vice President Biden over a few beers is underway. The White House is hoping that after the usual photop for the press, the four of

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President Obama Announces Recipients of Medal Of Freedom Award! Says That “Each Has Been An Agent Of Change.”

President Obama Names Medal of Freedom Recipients 16 Agents of Change to Receive Top Civilian Honor   WASHINGTON – President Obama today named 16 recipients of the 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom.   America’s highest civilian honor, the Medal of Freedom

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Rev. Joseph Lowery, Civil Rights Pioneer, To Receive Medal Of Freedom

Reverend Lowery has been a leader in the U.S. civil rights movement since the early 1950s.  Rev. Lowery helped organize the Montgomery bus boycott after Rosa Parks was denied a seat, and later co-founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, a

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Legendary Sidney Poitier To Receive Medal Of Freedom Award

Sidney Poitier is a groundbreaking actor, becoming the top black movie star in the 1950s and 1960s.  Poitier is the first African American to be nominated and win a Best Actor Academy Award, receive an award at a top international

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Bishop Desmond Tutu One Of 16 Recipients Of The Medal Of Freedom!

Desmond Tutu is an Anglican Archbishop emeritus who was a leading anti-apartheid activist in South Africa.  Widely regarded as “South Africa’s moral conscience,” he served as the General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches (SACC) from 1978 –

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Breaking News: Katherine Jackson Is Granted Sole Custody Of Michael Jackson’s Children! Debbie Rowe Granted Visitation!

NBC News has reported that the custody battle for Michael Jackson’s children is over. Katherine Jackson will receive permanent and sole custodial rights with biological mother, Debbie Rowe receiving visitation rights and the continuation of spousal support according to the

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July 2009
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