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Barabás Lőrinc Ends His World Tour In New York

Freshly off of his European Tour, Barabás Lőrinc took America by storm with a three week tour covering Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City. The classically trained Hungarian trumpeter and composer showcased his versatility in style and elevation

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Four Members of Bronx African Community Vie for a Single City Council Seat

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Wunmi From ALA (African Living Abroad) To The Future of the Global African Supershero

If there is a time more than ever when our little girls need a supershero from Africa to her Diaspora..it surely is Now. Issues from colorism, racism, sexism & all of our many global isms, skisms  etc. & »

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International Boxing Hall of Famer, Azumah Nelson Makes Historical Visit to New York Benefiting The Azumah Nelson Foundation- June 11-Ring Side Chat at the International Boxing Hall of Fame & June 13 Charity Auction at World Famous Gleason’s Gym

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Brooklyn, NY – Azumah “The Professor” Nelson, former WBC world champion, put African boxing on the map KO after KO and became the first boxer from the continent of Africa to be inducted into the International Boxing Hall »

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REBRANDING GENTRIFICATION AS THE NEW CHIC!

The global economic crisis has created opportunities for many people while many more who were holding on by a thread are being annihilated in a dog eat dog ,survival of the fittest type of time which breeds the type of »

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C’Mon LeBron! Does The King Have An Empire State of Mind?

After the show of lack of respect for Africa/Africans/African Teams during the world cup coverage, Lebron James signing with my New York Knicks is the only thing that can possibly get me back to watching ESPN. As much as »

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Project Woodhaven: Rally To Save The Woodhaven Library

I am really starting to lose hope in politicians in general. It seems no matter how much they champion change for the betterment of the people whether it be in cities, towns or nations it all ends up playing out »

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NYU Continues it’s Global Take Over!

As someone who had my global mindset nurtured at NYU, I am ecstatic that my alma mater continue to open global campus to spread the global New York learning & teaching experience. NYU is the epitome of the type of »

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Sneaker Pimpin’:Another DD172 Collabo-Adidas Unveils Exclusive New York Summer Rod Lavers

Adidas got New York cool kids, taste makers, style influencers & sneaker pimps ready for summer with an event at DD172 (Dash Gallery),  showcasing the brand new strictly for New York preppy chic orange,khaki & white Rod Lavers that urbanites »

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HIP-HOP Is Not Dead Series:The History of Rap Intro

Hip-Hop: We come from Ruins but we are not Ruined
This is not only a great story of hip-hop’s evolution, but also a great story of New York’s evolution as the battle over gentrification in both hip-hop & »

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