ABCD's Health Service Annual Healthy Visions Gathering Wednesday, January 31, 2018 5:30-8:30pm Thelma Burns Building 575 Warren Street Roxbury, MA The evening will include: Wellness panel discussion, Individual and community vision board making, free HIV/STI testing, giveaways and dinner will be served. Open to all with an RSVP!
There were plenty of signs that 16-year-old Joshua Colas was a chess prodigy. "He told me one day, 'Daddy, I can play you blindfolded,'" his father Guy Colas recounted to The Huffington Post. "And I said, 'You sure? I've never seen you practice.'" Joshua was right; he could not only match his dad but beat … Continue reading 16-Year Old Wants To Be The Youngest African-American Chess Grandmaster
https://fighting-words.net/2019/09/19/zimbabwe-proclaims-former-president-mugabe-1924-2019-a-national-hero/ By Abayomi Azikiwe During the early morning hours of September 6, a news item shook the international community saying that President Robert Gabriel Mugabe, known affectionately as “Gushungo”, had passed away at the age of 95. Former President Mugabe had been receiving medical treatment in Singapore for several months. While he was president in […] … Continue reading [ReBlog] |✊🏾 🇿🇼👊🏾 Zimbabwe Proclaims Former President Mugabe (1924-2019) a National Hero — Wisconsin Bail Out the People Movement
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Entrepreneurs in Africa face a lot of challenges, from getting funded to getting support through education and grooming on how to scale their startups to profitability. In an article posted on Forbes, it states that only a handful of Africa’s most successful entrepreneurs and business leaders have embraced twitter to share business advice, personal experiences, […] … Continue reading 17 Must Follow Twitter Pages For Entrepreneurs In Africa — theethnews
KNOWLEDGE ON THE FOREFRONT May 28, 2019 How Will New York City Define the Future of Work? Echoing Green is a global organization, supporting innovators around the world. Excerpt: How New York City collaborates and innovates to create new opportunities for living wages, worker security, workforce development and career advancement will help guide what … Continue reading How Will New York City Define the Future of Work? | Echoing Green
Ever since Marijuana became legalized in the United States, for both medical and recreational purposes, it has been a booming industry. There are over 2 dozen states from California to Massachusetts that have legalized the drug and have therefore sparked an emerging tech industry that is continuing to grow. In 2016, North American legal marijuana […] … Continue reading PhoenIIX_CULTIVATE™ || How Weed Tech is Becoming the Hottest New Industry — Tech Trek
(Detroit News via AP) HAMTRAMCK, Mich. (AP) — A federal judge who worked until his recent death at age 96 left a historic trail of groundbreaking legal opinions. But one case outlived Damon Keith: the longest-running housing discrimination lawsuit in the United States. Keith declared in 1971 that Hamtramck, a tiny Detroit-area city long known… via … Continue reading Longest-Running Housing Discrimination Case Outlives Judge — Black America Web
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In the last decade, many different platforms and methods for connection have influenced the way we communicate. And yet, email is still the most effective, prevalent tool that opens possibilities and sparks relationships. Nowadays, a thoughtful email is an art. When done well, it is a delight to read and creates an impression about the sender.
Thoughtfulness takes time and effort. People have become attuned to feeling emails that lack warmth, personality, or clarity. Like a stranger that bumps into you without saying ‘excuse me,’ weak emails are the cold shoulder of the internet.
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