Category Archives: Empowerment

Full Video | First Lady Michelle Obama’s Tuskegee Commencement Address

Full video- Hat tip Eliihass ‘FINALLY’ is right!

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President Obama’s Remarks on “My Brother’s Keeper Alliance”

President Barack Obama, shakes hands with Darinel Montero, left, from Bronx International High School who introduced him Monday at Lehman College in the … Last year’s launch of My Brother’s Keeper Remarks by the President at Launch of the My … Continue reading

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Three African-American WOMEN Leading the Way On JUSTICE

This week America has seen the incredible passion, focus, and call for justice from three African American women, An Attorney General, a State’s Attorney, and a Mayor. 3 Chics supports your efforts! Freddie Gray, you have a winning team here … Continue reading

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Videos & Photos | President Obama Selma Speech & The First Family In Selma

Update: Full Selma Speech The sun sets over the Edmund Pettus Bridge where preparations for the 50th anniversary of the civil rights march with a visit Saturday with President Barack Obama and the first family, Friday, March. 6, 2015, in … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama’s Year-end Press Conference

As Hubby and I spent our last day in Europe, we got to see President Obama’s year-end press conference with a few of our European friends. We celebrated with POTUS. He literally reproted on his administration’s accomplishments, something the US … Continue reading

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“Just Mercy”: Bryan Stevenson on Ferguson, Prison Reform & Why the Opposite of Poverty is Justice

Hat tip: Democracy Now LIZA: “This is an excellent interview with Bryan Stevenson. Amy Goodman deserves much credit. She is the only TV reporter with anything close to a national audience who consistently reports truthfully on Ferguson and many other … Continue reading

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Videos | Cory Nieves 10 Year Old Entrepenuer | Mr. Cory’s Cookies!

Thank you SG2 and Rikyrah for the video and the hat tip! Check out mrcoryscookies.com for the 411 on Mr. Corys Cookies! VIOREL FLORESCU /STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER This boy is too cute for words. SMART Meet Cory Nieves, the 10 year … Continue reading

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