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Carolinian Exclusive: RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel

February 25, 2021

By Dr. Joy Martinez, Staff Writer The Black Republican Trailblazer Award is an annual award given during Black History Month to celebrate outstanding achievements of Black Republican leaders and to recognize them for their leadership and commitment to paving the […]

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Bennett Hosts Virtual Open House In March

February 25, 2021

Bennett College is sponsoring a virtual College Open House on March 13, 2021, 11 a.m.   The College is inviting all high school and middle school students. Interested prospective student may register at: http://beabelle.bennett.edu/springvirtualopenhouse The Office of Admissions goal is to […]

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UNCF, Upswing Partner To Support Students In STEM

February 25, 2021

Upswing, an online student engagement organization, is partnering with UNCF(United Negro College Fund) to provide academic support for UNCF’s Fund II Foundation – UNCF STEM Scholars Program (STEM Scholars Program), connecting STEM students with an online academic advising platform, tutoring, […]

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Impeachment Vote Becomes Defining Moment For Burr

February 21, 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Sen. Richard Burr stood and said “guilty” there were hushed gasps in the Senate chamber. But the North Carolina Republican’s vote to convict former President Donald Trump should not have come as a shock. In a […]

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NC Courage Co-Owner, Osaka, Wins In Australia

February 20, 2021

Naomi Osaka already is a star at age 23. She has the four Grand Slam titles, the record-breaking endorsement deals and the willingness to speak her mind to prove it. Now the question is: Where does she go from here? […]

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Black NC Firefighters File Discrimination Lawsuit

February 19, 2021

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A group of Black firefighters in North Carolina has filed a lawsuit against their city and their fire chief, alleging that he has not made an effort to prevent racial discrimination, harassment and retaliation within his […]

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Letter To The Editor Revisionist Black History

February 19, 2021

By Ada M Fisher The recent action taken by the Quaker Oats family of products to change the name of Aunt Jemima to the Pearl Milling Company (which in 1888 developed self-rising flour), was a supposed bid to redress complaints […]

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Boxer, Spinks Dies At 67

February 7, 2021

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Leon Spinks, who took the crown from Muhammad Ali in 1978 before losing a rematch, died on Friday, according to his publicists. He was 67. Spinks died with his wife, Brenda Spinks, at his side, […]

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Jackson Released Post Therapy, Surgery

February 7, 2021

CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson has been released to a Chicago physical therapy center following gallbladder surgery and medical observation, a spokesman said Sunday.  The 79-year-old civil rights leader experienced “abdominal discomfort” on Jan. 29 and was admitted […]

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Yellen Warns Of COVID’s Lasting Toll On Blacks

February 6, 2021

United States Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Friday that economic crises hit people of colour harder and longer, and the current crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic would have a lasting impact on Black Americans unless action was taken. […]

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