MCC Welcomes Activist and Actress Jenifer Lewis, May 11 at The Whiting

Activist and Actress Jenifer Lewis is 2018 Ballenger Eminent Person at MCC (FLINT, Mich.) – One of Hollywood’s most familiar faces, activist, comedienne, singer and award-winning actress Jenifer Lewis will speak about her career, her activism and her new memoir “The Mother of Black Hollywood” as part of the Ballenger Eminent Persons Lecture Series of Mott Community College (MCC) on May 11. The presentation will be at 7 p.m. at The Whiting in Flint. The event is free, but reservations are required through www.rsvp.mcc.edu. Deadline to RSVP is May 9. Due…

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TV One Premieres Highly-Anticipated Social Justice Limited Series “Two Sides” on Monday, January 22 at 10 p.m. ET

Four-Part Docu-Series Executive Produced and Narrated by Viola Davis Examines Both Sides of the Fatal Police Encounters Involving African American Citizens Eric Garner, Ezell Ford, John Crawford and Sandra Bland That Sparked Nationwide Protests (PRWEB) – Two Sides is a landmark limited four-part docu-series exploring watershed moments for law enforcement and the Black community at the crossroads between life and death, premiering Monday, January 22 at 10 p.m. ET on TV One. Executive produced by Academy Award® winner Viola Davis, Julius Tennon (JuVee Productions) and Lemuel Plummer (L. Plummer Media)…

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The Power of Women – Opinion Article

The Power of Women Dr. Joyce Ellis-McNeal, MPA Pure clean water is an social equity issue.  Social equity implies fair access to employment, education and resources; full participation in the political and cultural life of the community; and self-determination to meet essential needs.  Self determination to meet the essential needs for a woman, is the freedom and ability to be able to wash and teach other young ladies and girl how to protect and clean their body properly.  Women and mothers have been disarmed from the essential needs to take a…

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