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A Cheat Sheet for the US-Africa Leaders Summit

Africa’s coming to town. And in a big way. Africa’s movers and shakers are in Washington, D.C., this week to chop it up with President Barack Obama about trade and investment opportunities, politics and the U.S.’s interests in the region’s stability. The 2014 U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit is the largest gathering
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African Leaders Coming to Talk Business May Also Be Pressed on Rights

WASHINGTON — When Barack Obama made his first trip as president to Africa in July 2009, he memorably told lawmakers in Ghana that “Africa doesn’t need strongmen; it needs strong institutions.” Next week, several of those strongmen will travel to Washington as part of a landmark gathering of nearly 50
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600,000 Signatures for Glass-Steagall

This month, Americans for Financial Reform and our allies — including Public Citizen, CREDO, the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, Dr. Mitchell Gershten (a private citizen), and MoveOn.org — reached an incredible milestone: more than 600,000 people signing petitions of support for the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act. For over half a
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Zoran Basich Bio

For over 30 years, Zoran Basich has guided the elderly and families through complex Government Regulations. He continues to help Middle Class Families protect and preserve their hard-earned assets while obtaining Government Benefits to pay for Skilled Nursing Home Care. As CEO and founder of the Glendale-based company, Nursing Home
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Mayor James T. Butts

The Mayor has a combined 39 years in public safety, municipal government and education. He holds a Bachelor of Science (California State University at Los Angeles) and a Masters Degree in Business Administration (California Polytechnic University at Pomona). Mayor Butts has served as a general manager or assistant general manager
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India Halloway

India Holloway, National Board Certified Colon Hydro Therapist, CA, Wholistic Iridologist and Lecturer. The first thing that strikes you about this Baltimore Maryland native India Holloway is how intensely she listens when you speak. Yes, she is giving you real, undivided, attention. And at that moment: you are the most
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Monday Mind Gem: Saharah Ali

SAJI Yoga Mind Gem Affirmation Today, I open and activate the truth of my divine intelligence. I trust and have faith that I can manifest prosperity, abundance and God’s will for me. With love, joy and a open heart I receive my life’s gifts and destiny here and now. I
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Dr. Melina Abdullah bio

Melina Abdullah is Professor and Chair of Pan-African Studies at California State University, Los Angeles. She earned her Ph.D. and M.A. from the University of Southern California in Political Science and her B.A. from Howard University in African American Studies. Her research focuses on power allocation and societal transformation. Abdullah
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