Month: April 2020

Clearwater Civil Rights Icon Tal Rutledge: ‘He Wasn’t Afraid To Speak Out.’

Subject Civil Rights Icon; Racial Injustice; Tal Rutledge Description Mr. Rutledge died earlier this month at 91. City residents recall a leader who readily and repeatedly stood up to racial injustice. Creator Tracey McManus Source https://www.tampabay.com/news/clearwater/2020/04/29/clearwater-civil-rights-icon-tal-rutledge-he-wasnt-afraid-to-speak-out/ Publisher tampabay.com File

NeAndre Broussard Is Using Style to Change the Cultural Narrative About Black Men

Subject Fashion; Style; Image Description Changing Reality Through Perception: A photo of one of his suited-up flash mobs went viral a year ago. That’s just the beginning. Creator Kathy Wise Source https://www.dmagazine.com/publications/d-magazine/2020/april/neandre-broussard-is-using-style-to-change-the-cultural-narrative-about-black-men/ Publisher dmagazine.com File

Coffee With a Black Guy: This Social Entrepreneur Is Keeping His Community Talking, Despite Social Distancing

Subject Coffee and Conversation; Entrepreneur; Community Description James Joyce III is a social entrepreneur. Creator John Greathouse Source https://www.forbes.com/sites/johngreathouse/2020/04/07/coffee-with-a-black-guy-this-social-entrepreneur-is-keeping-his-community-talking-despite-social-distancing/?sh=5e45e9b02ec9 Publisher forbes.com File

Red Cross Heroes: Jahmal Cole, Founder of My Block, My Hood, My City

Subject Red Cross; Local Hero; Community Service Description Every year the Red Cross in Northern Illinois honors extraordinary individuals in our area for their acts of heroism, dedication, and service to our community. Creator CBS 2 News Source https://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/4514114-red-cross-heroes-jahmal-cole-founder-of-my-block-my-hood-my-city/ Publisher cbslocal.com File

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