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R.I.P. Dr. Chika Onyeani: The Chairman Now Belongs to Ancestors

By Sidique Wai, December 12, 2016 Today, on this sixth day of his death, I have composed myself and tried to find the appropriate words...

Cuba For West Africa – Africa Called, Cuba Answered

By Isaac Saney, Co-Chair & Spokesperson, Canadian Network on Cuba - November 14, 2014 The Canadian Network On Cuba (CNC) is launching the Cuba For...

Black America and the Passing of Fidel Castro

By Bill Fletcher, Jr.  Published 26 November 2016 For many of us in "Black America," Fidel represented the audacity that we have desired and sought in the...

Fidel Castro’s legacy: ‘True to his convictions’

Fidel Castro was a towering presence in Cuba for more than 50 years. Dr Stephen Wilkinson, editor of the International Journal of Cuban Studies,...

Father and Son Installed as Chiefs in Nigeria

The Spirit of the Drum Continues: American-Born Father and Son Installed as Chiefs in Nigeria…A First! By April Ronee Silver In the world of African music,...

Africa Will Build The Future Says Zuckerberg, Visits Kenya On First African Trip

Toby Shapshak ,   CONTRIBUTOR, www.forbes.com The future will be built in Africa, Facebook FB +2.03% CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in Nigeria, before travelling to Kenya, the “world leader” in mobile money, on...

Obama to Create World’s Largest Marine Reserve in Hawaii

- Climate Nexus Citing the danger that climate change poses to the oceans, President Obama will establish the largest marine reserve in the world today, protecting nearly...

African-Americans Win 75 of 121 U.S. Olympic Medals

By David Mark Greaves There are so many lessons to be taken away from the Olympics: focus, determination, ambition, bravery were all on display showing...

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LENNOX COMMISIONG’S INSPIRATIONAL PORTRAITS

Special to Our Time Press: By Laurie Nadel From Muhammad Ali to Michelle Obama,  Lennox Commisiong’s portraits of  African- American celebrities are getting a lot of attention...

Ron Edmonds 113 Students Sharpen Their Dr. King Voices

Submitted by Margo McKenzie, Founder of giftofletters.com Ten contestants competed in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratory Contest at the Ronald Edmonds Learning Center 113...
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