Publication: South Florida Times

First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Thurston aims for attorney general

Tuesday’s primary voting may be Perry Thurston’s first step on the way to history. If elected this year, the state Democratic leader will be the first black Florida attorney general and the first elected black cabinet officer since Reconstruction.“I believe ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Congressional, school board, port seats take spotlight

LAKE WORTH — From Congress to state representative to port commissioner to school board member, the few blacks in key elected office in Palm Beach County are hoping to retain their seats or win election for the first time, starting with primary voting ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

State of black businesses forum about partnerships

PLANTATION — The power of partnerships and collaborations is the common thread of the fifth South Florida State of the Black Business Forum & Networking Reception this Friday, Aug. 22 at the Renaissance Hotel, 1230 S. Pine Island Rd., Plantation.The forum ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Leading by example FUNdraising Good Times

Have you heard about Raymond Burse, the newly appointed interim-president of Kentucky State University who voluntarily reduced his salary by 25 percent in order to ensure that all university employees would make a minimum hourly wage of $10.25? That’s ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ferguson is all of us

Some people may suggest that the show of military might by police in Ferguson, Missouri, following the killing of a black teenager by a white police officer is a law enforcement aberration.It is not. In one form or another, similar scenes have played ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Lauderhill’s MLK Jr. adopts Montessori philosophy

LAUDERHILL — For the past two school years, the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School in Lauderhill has earned an “F” grade, according to the Florida Department of Education. Prior to that, it held a “C” or “D” average.But as school began last ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

American blacks, Haitians clash at politcal forum

MIAMI GARDENS — Causes and issues important to the Caribbean community are becoming more prominent on the campaign trail in Miami-Dade County, where Haitian-American and other candidates of Caribbean descent are becoming increasingly more vocal and critical ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

South Florida Times wins 2nd place for editorial writing

MIAMI BEACH — A series of three South Florida Times editorials published last year on the inequities of the criminal justice system regarding young black males won the paper the second prize from the Florida chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

The cycle of death, anarchy and mayhem will persist

America ignores its history and is doomed to repeat it. Such is the case with Ferguson, Missouri, and the killing of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson. This killing represents a continued American unwillingness to acknowledge our race problem – one ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Michael  Brown was caught on the frontline of the ‘war on crime’

In 1994, Rudy Gulianni, mayor of New York City, declared a war on crime.  The war was inspired by the “broken windows” philosophy. The notion is that if police allow one broken window to slide, it leads to social disorder and lawlessness. Zero tolerance ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

We are blessed by wrestling with God

‘ Sometimes we fight against the very presence of God within us, a presence sent to teach us the power of God’s convictions already planted in us … God uses human angels to test our conviction, to strengthen us to achieve His goals and accept the opportunities ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Caribbean weekly TV show ready for So Flo market

PEMBROKE PINES — Imagine wanting to make a show so badly that you set the timer on a video camera on a tripod, runback to a chair and sit in front of the camera, compose yourself and then read the news.That’s what Calibe Thompson did to start The Caribbean ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]

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Thurston aims for attorney general [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Leading by example FUNdraising Good Times [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
State of black businesses forum about partnerships [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
South Florida Times wins 2nd place for editoria... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
American blacks, Haitians clash at politcal forum [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Lauderhill’s MLK Jr. adopts Montessori philosophy [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Michael  Brown was caught on the frontline of t... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
The cycle of death, anarchy and mayhem will per... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Congressional, school board, port seats take sp... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Ferguson is all of us [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
We are blessed by wrestling with God [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Dennis Gallon to retire June 2015 [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Give the homeless a shopping spree [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Caribbean weekly TV show ready for So Flo market [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Economic injustice in Ferguson [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
SHOD part of Delray’s Back to Cool event [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
‘The Expendables 3’: a little old, a little new [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Magazine uncovers STEM support for girls [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Around South Florida week of 08/21/2014 [Published South Florida Times - Aug 21 2014]
Pahokee mayor remains upbeat [Published South Florida Times - Aug 14 2014]
NAACP to rate judicial candidates [Published South Florida Times - Aug 14 2014]
Hastings threatens countersuit [Published South Florida Times - Aug 14 2014]
Around South Florida week of 08/14/2014 [Published South Florida Times - Aug 14 2014]
Week of 07/31/2014 [Published South Florida Times - Aug 01 2014]
Around South Florida week of 07/24/2014 [Published South Florida Times - Jul 24 2014]
Jérôme Boateng gets a hero’s welcome [Published South Florida Times - Jul 17 2014]
Africans scholars in training at Florida Intl. [Published South Florida Times - Jul 17 2014]
Koch brothers’ donation to the UNCF: Was this t... [Published South Florida Times - Jul 17 2014]
Father’s arrest puts spotlight on state Rep. Bo... [Published South Florida Times - Jul 17 2014]
NAACP asking pastors to help promote HIV awareness [Published South Florida Times - Jul 17 2014]
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