Daily Archives: July 9, 2016

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New Music on BTN Soundcloud (07.09.16) >>> Don Dale: “African Akata Motivation” feat: Omo Yeye & Asta Chicago

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New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Chicago artist Don Dale. His new single “African Akata Motivation” features Omo Yeye and Asta Chicago. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the artwork above.

There Were Fewer Black Men In Medical School In 2014 Than In 1978

By LAUREN SILVERMAN

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Oviea Akpotaire and Jeffrey Okonye put in long days working with patients at the veterans’ hospital in south Dallas as fourth-year medical students at the University of Texas Southwestern.

They’re in a class of 237 people and they’re two of only five black men in their class. Continue reading

Report: In U.S., Increases in Spending on Corrections Far Outpace Education

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State and local spending on prisons and jails has increased at triple the rate of funding for public education for preschool through grade P-12 education in the last three decades, a new analysis by the U.S. Department of Education found. Continue reading