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Three Virginia Community Colleges to Change Their Names

Patrick Henry Three Virginia Community Colleges have a green light to change their names and two other colleges are being directed to consider doing likewise after the State Board for Community Colleges voted unanimously to amend its community co...

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Will New York Pass The New York Medical Aid in Dying Act?

Photos: YouTube\Twitter Will New York pass the New York Aid in Dying Act? Zoe is struggling with aggressive Stage IV metastatic breast cancer, a cancer that has an average survival rate of three years, which she is now reaching. Tags:& Black Star New...

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Arkansas State University Honors Its First Black Faculty Member

Frederick Turner as a first-year student at Arkansas State University, 1956 Frederick C. Turner, the first African American to serve on faculty at Arkansas State University, will be honored in perpetuity. The University of Arkansas System board of tr...

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Two Hospitalised After Vieux Fort Vehicle Collision

Emergency responders rushed two male individuals to hospital Tuesday morning after two vehicles collided at Savannes Bay, Vieux Fort. Eyewitnesses said the collision involved an SUV and a van bearing an eZone marking. Fire service officials said the...

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GOP ready to block elections bill in Senate showdown

The Democrats’ expansive elections and voting bill is all but certain to be rejected in a key test vote in the Senate, providing a dramatic example of Republicans’ use of the filibuster to block legislation and forcing hard questions for Democrats ov...

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Black Star News Show Welcomes "Walking On Cowrie Shells" Author

Photo: M. Allimadi Sisters & Brothers please tune in to the “Black Star News Show” today, June 22nd, on WBAI 99.5FM NY Radio www.wbai.org at 3PM U.S. Eastern Standard Time as we welcome author Nana Nkweti.Tags:& Black Star News“Black Star News Sh...

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COVID-19: Caribbean & Latin America Lose Millions Of Jobs

Poverty linked to the loss of millions of jobs in the Caribbean and Latin America as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has become a source of concern. Citing the International Labour Organization, the Director of the Pan American Health Organization...

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Think About It !

by Dr. Charles Greenidge COVID-19 is not a single virus, but a family of viruses. Every infection represents a new generation. The virus changes with each generation, often improving its ability to infect. The important ones are being named; Alpha, B...

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Chastanet Highlights Government’s Education Initiatives

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet had been highlighting his administration’s initiatives in education, asserting that the government sees education as providing the platform to enable all citizens of Saint Lucia to attain their full human potentia...