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June 18, 2019 - 11:06 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Veteran Kirstie Ennis is recounting the story behind her harrowing hospital stay when her leg was amputated below the knee after a helicopter crash. In the second episode of "To War and Back," journalist and Navy veteran Phil Briggs dives into the traumatic war experiences...
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
June 13, 2019 - 7:01 pm
Derrick Boazman got to talk with the mother and attorney of Luther Johnson V Jr Lacrosse Player at Christopher Columbus High School in Miami Florida who was suspended for a whole year by the Florida High School Athletic Association for a hit during a Lacrosse Game. Help get LJV reinstated !! www...
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Lericia Harris
June 07, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Hundreds gathered in downtown Atlanta this week for the African American Leadership Council (AALC) Summit hosted by the Democratic National Committee (DNC). The event amassed some of the parties top members – including two 2020 presidential candidates - Senator Cory Booker and Mayor Pete Buttigieg...
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Pride And Joy: The Marvin Gaye Musical runs through Sunday at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
June 06, 2019 - 2:43 pm
"My father was way ahead of his time", is what Marvin Gaye III says about his father, the legendary singer remembered for shaping the sound of Motown in the 1960s and 70s. It was the latter decade in which his music addressed the social issues of the day. Gaye is also remembered for how he died,...
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Amanda Cooper
June 05, 2019 - 7:32 pm
Several Democratic Presidential Candidates are in Atlanta this week. Former Vice President Joe Biden, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, Former U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind. and are all in the city! Getty Images: Scott Eisen/Stringer) Getty Images: Justin Sullivan/Staff) (...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
May 23, 2019 - 4:00 pm
Morehouse Athletic Director – Andre Patillo – is stepping away from his position after nearly 40 years of service as a student and an administrator. He is set to retire at the end of June. Patillo joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw on HBCU PLAY to discuss his distinguished career, the legacy he...
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Lericia Harris
May 23, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Director of Athletics at Morehouse – Andre Patillo – is stepping away from his position after nearly 40 years of service as a student and an administrator. He is set to retire at the end of June. In his professional career, all but five were in the service of Morehouse: 1979–1985: Assistant...
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Amanda Cooper
May 23, 2019 - 10:11 am
Tonight the entire King Family and Van Jones are hosting a FREE screening of "The Redemption Project with Van Jones” at the Martin Luther King National Park Site at 6:30PM!!! This screening will be followed by a criminal justice reform panel discussion with Van Jones, Bernice King, Angela Stanton-...
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