Daily Archives: February 4, 2013

Photos | President Obama visits Minneapolis for gun control

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Video | President Obama Speaks In Minneapolis On Reducing Gun Violence

UPDATED President Obama speaks on reducing gun violence today in Minneapolis, Minnesota. President Barack Obama arrived with Minnesota Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken. The choice of Minneapolis for his first visit is deliberate. The city has more gun control … Continue reading

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African American History | U.S. Army Spc. Shoshana Johnson | 1st African American Female POW

Shoshana Nyree Johnson  (born January 18, 1973) is a Panamanian-born former United States soldier, and was the first black or Hispanic female prisoner of war in the military history of the United States. Johnson was a Specialist of the U.S. … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread

Good Morning, Everyone. As we start off another week, I hope everyone is doing well. This week, we’re going to cover Black women that expanded the imagination of what Black women could be in America. First Up: Lena Horne. Lena … Continue reading

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