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Dr. Boyce Watkins advocates for sex education to be taught in all public schools.
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Condoleeza Rice has a lot to say about what went down during Hurricane Katrina.
A school in Norfolk is under the spotlight after some middle school kids were pepper sprayed. Black Scholars Dr. Boyce Watkins and Dr. Byron Price discuss the issue.
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Optimum Launches the “Less Talk…More Action” Economic Empowerment Tour Sponsored by George Soros Open Society Institute
On October 27th, 2011 in direct response to economic hardships faced by the Black and Hispanic communities as a result of a lagging economy, The Optimum Institute of Economic Empowerment (“OIEE”) will launch its economic empowerment tour entitled “Less Talk…More Action”. While going through as many as 13 cities with the possibility of adding more, Ryan Mack (President of OIEE, Author, and National Media Commentator) has galvanized a dynamic team of world renowned experts to create tangible solutions to multifaceted economic hardships that continue to plague minority communities.