Thursday, 07 February 2013 22:55

Kenyatta brings life of Robeson to stage

Wednesday, 23 January 2013; Written by Genea Webb For New Pittsburgh Courier In Stogie Kenyatta’s opinion, Paul Robeson “is the most unique Black man born in America.” That’s why the Jamaican-born, New York-bred, seasoned actor decided to create the inspiring one-man show “The World is My Home—The Life of Paul Robeson.” The production, which Kenyatta said took him about 12 weeks to write, chronicles the inspiring life story of singer, actor, athlete, lawyer and activist Paul Robeson. The...
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Thursday, 07 February 2013 22:50

Urban America Needs a Ground Game

Category: Opinion Created on Friday, 18 January 2013 10:34 Published on Friday, 18 January 2013 10:34 Written by Courier Newsroom
RASHAD BYRDSONG In the weeks following the most recent Presidential election, many attest that it was President Obama’s “ground game” that won him the white house for a second term. President Obama’s victory highlighted two important things: 1. Money is required for a movement, but it is within the mobilization of individuals wherein true political power...
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Tuesday, 05 February 2013 16:53

Saturday University

Saturday University
Community Empowerment Association will begin having Saturday University starting in February 2015. We are calling on all community members to take part in our children’s future in a united effort to unify our community; and provide a safe, productive and educational place for black boys and girls. We want to help our children become successful in the future, no matter that child’s circumstances. CEA is committed to providing various opportunities for our children that would not...
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Brother to Brother Leadership Forum Feb 23, 2013 - America Needs a Ground Game
Brother to Brother is a community-based leadership forum of a consortium of Black men (adult and youth) focusing on critical concerns that affect our families and communities. Major goals of the Brother to Brother Leadership Forum are to enhance community and neighborhood safety, improve quality education in our communities, develop political and legal expertise, improve community wellness including mental, physical, and behavioral wellness, and economic development and...
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