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California Passes Bill Banning Forced Sterilizations of Inmates

Last Tuesday the California legislature passed a bill banning the forced sterilizations of inmates in California prisons, KQED reported. The California state Senate passed SB 1135, authored by State Sen. Hannah Beth-Jackson of Santa Barbara, in a unanimous vote. The bill was a legislative response to a 2013 story from
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Ruff Mic of Precise Science

Ruffmic is a longtime producer, emcee, and student of ancient sciences. He is also a youth sports coach and is involved with a few other youth organizations around Tubman City (Baltimore). He has been a member of Precise Science since it’s beginning for over 10 years. They are currently on
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Jasiri X

Emcee and community activist Jasiri X is the creative force and artist behind the ground breaking internet news series, This Week with Jasiri X, which has garnered critical acclaim, thousands of subscribers, and millions of internet views. From the controversial viral video What if the Tea Party was Black?, to
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Yolanda “YoYo” Whitaker

Yolanda Whitaker is a Grammy-nominated American rapper and actor whose music has advocated female empowerment and is leading a mission to help educate youths within the community about dance, music, and learning how to compose and perform powerful messages in rap music. YoYo has been an influential figure in helping
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Dr. Paul Goss

Dr. Paul Goss, founder and president of NEW BODY PRODUCTS, is the 1st child of 10 born to Sam and Annie Goss in Canton, Georgia. He grew up in a small company town, Alcoa, Tennessee. In this rural setting he received the basis for an international education. Not in the
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Tyler Izen and Nana Gyamfi

Tyler Izen is the president of the Los Angeles Police Protective League in Los Angeles, California. The Los Angeles Police Protective League represents the more than 9,900 dedicated and professional sworn members of the Los Angeles Police Department. The league seeks to advance the interest of LAPD officers through legislative
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Police in Ferguson ignite debate about military tactics

FERGUSON, Mo. — The scene harkened to familiar images of the Iraq war: men in black helmets and body armor sitting on top of armored personnel carriers, rifles at the ready, surveying the civilian population. Except this was in Middle America and the civilian population was made up of people
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Population boom: 40% of all humans will be African by end of century

A seismic shift in demographic trends is transforming the world into an increasingly African place, creating huge economic opportunities, as well as new risks for political instability and extreme poverty, a United Nations agency says. “The future of humanity is increasingly African,” says a report by the UN children’s agency
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Kaba Hiawatha Kamene (Booker T. Coleman)

Kaba Hiawatha Kamene was born with the name, Booker Taliaferro Coleman,Jr., at New York Hospital, on Monday,November 16, 1953. He is a teacher, consultant, administrator, staff developer and curriculum writer. Kaba Hiawatha has been an educator in Bronx, N.Y., since October 6, 1979. Presently, Brother Kaba retired from the NYC
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